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Smart Cookie
Credit: Chris O'Shea

What You'll Need

Pencil, kraft paper, scissors, glue. 1/4 yd. quilt batting (or other stuffing), brown paper, hole punch, ribbon

Make It

1. Trace trash-can lid or other large circle 4 times onto kraft paper; cut out.

2. Glue the outer edges of 2 circles together, leaving an opening. Repeat.

3. Fill sandwiched circles with batting; glue openings shut.

4. Cut brown-paper "chips"; glue on.

5. Punch 2 holes at top of circles, thread ribbon through holes, and tie at shoulder.

Originally published in the October 2013 issue of Parents magazine.

Parents Magazine