spray paint your toy animals and stick in on a painted canvas. such a simple and cute idea! The kids could help make this art for the playroom.and we could use little happy meal toys (since I usually throw when away anyways!
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Garage ball bin - love this design with hooks for helmets and small bins for smaller balls. Use bungee cords in the middle so you can take out balls at the bottom without digging! Plus lots of other garage storage ideas.