If playing another round of peekaboo or pattycake will make you lose your marbles, switch up your game plan. Add creativity to play time by introducing a few new pursuits — many of which you can make yourself using things around your house. Click through our slideshow for 13 great ideas for baby games, from recycled bottle bowling to mini pom-pon scooping.

Bowl Roll

Baby will love to roll the ball in the bowl, and mom will adore the hand-eye coordination workout this game offers. Metal bowls offer additional reflection fun! Get tips on the best ways baby will play from Learn With Play At Home.

ADVERTISEMENT

How do you play with your baby? Share with us in the Comments!

— Gabby Cullen
x

Oh, and … Red Tricycle always advises that these games be played under parental supervision

Oh, Goodie! There’s More …

10 Art Projects Even Babies Can Do

10 Sensory Play Ideas To Pass the Hours (& Save Your Sanity)

The Coolest Play Spaces in the World for Babies