And restaurants that give the kids crayons and an activity page with the menu are brilliant.
Wax crayons, my colorful, all purpose situation saver.
Like today at Miss J's well checkup. We did the vitals and such, and then waited in the exam room for an age. With no books provided to look at. Eep!
Me and a feisty three year old and a slightly anxious Miss J.
And then I see the paper lining the exam table. And it was wax side down. And remembered that I had restaurant crayons in a pocket of my purse.
Meet Rainbow, beautifully rendered by Ms. J.
and Bumpie, by Sir. A.
(Sorry, this photo stinks. Everyone was so involved in coloring, I was having a hard time getting in there.)
Lovin' colored wax.
And nice, long, blank canvases begging to be taken over by children.