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Rainy Day Play

I have grown up in the PNW. But with a kiddo, the 50% of the year when the weather is too awful to go outside, but you need to do something to help your toddler burn off energy, has brought about a whole new perspective. Our local mall hosts a few fun places for kiddos to burn off energy, but spending money to go there a couple of times a week adds up. The Children's Museum of Tacoma is super cool and another excellent place to take toddlers, plus it offers "pay as you will" admission, which is great, but it is about 30 minutes from our home. So, for Christmas this year, we purchased the Little Tikes Jump 'n Slide Bouncer from Amazon. This. Thing. Is. Awesome.

We bought it on sale, because we don't believe in paying full price for anything, and Miss P has bounced in it almost every day since Christmas. Plus, we have hosted friends, so that their kiddos can burn off energy for free too! Win! Win! The blower that blows up the bouncer is a little noisy, since it is meant for outside play. With all the giddy excitement, the noise isn't really a big deal though. The weight limit is 250 lbs., so it is definitely meant for kiddos, not older kids or adults. Aside from burning off energy, this toy has helped Miss P learn how to jump, climb, and have better overall coordination. We have absolutely no regrets about this purchase and look forward to using it for years to come, as so many others have told me the same thing! If you want to come over for a play date, let's schedule something soon!

** I am not paid for this post, but I am an Amazon Affiliate. Mostly, I just love sharing what has helped our little grow and learn, while also helping us maintain our sanity during the rainy season.**


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