Take a rainy day, add early release for the boys and what do you get? The need to keep them from fighting all afternoon.
So what do we do then? We bake cookies. And not just any cookie, but Grandma Jill's chocolate chip cookies!
Here's M using the mixer:
And then adding flour:
C adding the chips after I mixed in all the flour by hand:
Then scooping the dough onto the sheet:
And here's a pic of some of the finished product cooling on the counter.
While not a perfect activity, it kept them busy for about 45 minutes. And now we get to enjoy cookies too!