There’s a great article on Wired.com by GeekDad Jonathan Liu about the 5 Best Toys of All Time.
While I wholeheartedly agree about the joy of sticks, boxes, twine and above all dirt — there is a glaring omission from his most excellent article:
Tape. And lots of it. Case in point:
Claire’s version of London Bridge. Constructed completely on her own in a quiet hour which I used to whip up a 30 minute Rachael Ray dish (really, don’t these always take like 20 minutes longer than they should?).
The bridge hung on until this morning when her bouncing turtle finally shook it from the couch.