Quiet Time Boxes for Rest Time. Wish I had thought of this 8 years ago.
Brincadeiras 15 Independent Activities for One Year Olds - Imperfect Homemaker. I have used almost all of these with toddlers. They love "real" stuff--will keep them busy for a long time.
putting pom pom in bottles. This will keep toddlers busy for a long time (on average 40-50 minutes.)
I love busy bags to provide a quick activity for the kids. In our house I often use busy bags as transition activities between one set of activities and another. Busy bags are also super
18 ideas for busy bags to keep the kids entertained! Perfect for toddlers and preschoolers! Simple, cheap, and FUN! I like the plastic egg matching
Edible Pretend Snow for Winter Sensory Play - safe for babies and toddlers! From Fun at Home with Kids. just 2 loafs of white bread minus the crusts, put in food processor and there ya go-'snow'