Growing up we had a quiet book that my mom made and I've always planned to make one for my kids. I've been filing away ideas for years and Molly is at the right age to really enjoy something like this. The initial book will have 12 pages that are fun and will hopefully teach something. I'm making it so that I'll be able to add pages as Molly grows and is ready for more advanced quiet fun like braiding a girls hair and a tic-tac-toe page. These are my first 4 pages:
This is big enough to tuck in a bag of fruit snack with the luggage.
The balloons have velcro on them so they can be removed and matched with the right color.
Flower Pot: Button the flowers onto their stems
Noah's ark: unzip the ark to find the animals