They can be tossed in my purse or stashed in a diaper bag, and they’re wonderful for on-the-go play.
One of our favorite things about finger puppets is their versatility.
They can be used to build so many toddler skills: from appropriate social behavior to counting or for a simple game of peekaboo.
Here’s a roundup of our favorites. Some are adorable. Some are mildly disturbing. Which is which? You decide.
Top photo credit: Mollypop/Flickr
Mary Lauren Weimer is a social worker turned mother turned writer. Her blog, My 3 Little Birds, encourages moms to put down the baby books for a moment and tell their own stories. Connect with her on Facebook and Twitter.