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January 22, 2014
A Fatter Crayon

Is your baby interested in scribbling, but getting frustrated by his inability to manipulate slender “regular” crayons? You could buy fat crayons made for small hands, or you could wrap a piece of packing tape around three or four regular crayons. Now, you have the right size for little hands – and a kaleidoscopic effect, to boot!

 
 

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