Winter days may be short, but they sure can feel long. When cabin fever sets in and you’re looking to get crafty with baby or want a few outdoor ideas, we have you covered. Check out these winter-themed activities that will entertain and engage your little snow bunny. For safety, always follow cold-weather guidelines when playing outside with children.

Hot and Cold

Have a budding scientist at home? The Mama.Papa.Bubba blog has a great idea for learning about hot and cold. Fill one sealed container with ice and another with warm water, and watch what happens when your baby investigates the different temperatures.

What are your favorite activities to keep baby busy in winter? Share in a comment!

–Katie L. Carroll