What will your toddler take carry his lunch in on the first day of school? How about Ohdeedoh‘s find shown above– a bag from Mee and Bee?

Design Mom asks readers to share their brilliant ideas for DIY playmats that kids can drive toy cars on; we loved Little Red Ren’s response.

Take big brother out in the backyard or on a hike this weekend to collect cool stuff. Then, create a nature mobile inspired by Made by Joel for lil’ sis.

You love yoga, so why not introduce your tot to the Zen practice? It’s a great activity for kids, and Mind, Body, Green shares how the pint-sized version differs from yours.

If you’re going on one last summer getaway, print LilSugar‘s travel games (on recycled paper of course) to keep your tots busy on the way.