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.

Ooey Gooey Oobleck

Combining cornstarch and water creates the fluid-turned-solid wonder that is oobleck. The Little Bins for Little Hands blog shares a winter-themed version of this scientific substance that will entrance your baby with its gooey texture and squishable sensory fun.

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

–Katie L. Carroll