If there’s one thing that’s true about kids, it’s that they’ll often have hours more fun with the box a new toy comes in, than they do with the toy itself. And if you should happen to find yourself in possession of a big box, such as from a new fridge or TV, then you, my friend, have hit the jackpot for some simple crafty fun!
So don’t throw them out. From shoe boxes to huge boxes, we’ve found a bunch of fun crafts and activities that put those handy boxes to good use and keep the kiddos entertained for hours. Win win!
16 fun activities with a cardboard box
3. Target golf
Got a little golf fan, or just a kid fascinated with hitting balls (let’s face it, what child isn’t)? Here’s a fun solution to keep them entertained and build their hand-eye coordination. Just turn a cardboard box into your own mini putting range with this easy idea from Princess Pinky Girl. Pop some scores above each hole and see how many points each child can get!