13 Top Baby Activity Blogs share their favorite baby play activities - from sensory play to motor skills and early art - this round up has it all. 65 activities in total with an additional link to each site's baby play archive! From Fun at Home with Kids
To calm a baby that needs comfort, fill a glove w/beans, pearled barley, etc, give baby a few pats with it, then leave it on the baby's back and slip quietly away. I wish I had known about this during all those years of patting and patting and patting and patting...what a great idea!