Thursday, August 8, 2013

Goodwill Hunting: Outdoor Music Station

Let me be a little more clear.  I didn't find an outdoor music station whilst thrifting.  I did, however, pick up four baking pans to create my own.  Combined, these pans were only $1.75.  Yes, please.


I chose four different types of pans-a cooling rack, a cake pan, a bunt pan and a sheet pan.  I totally swiped this idea from my brilliant momma.  She threw a little music station together outside of her house when Charley was visiting and I loved it. 

To set up the station, I tied string to the pans and attached them to our deck.  I had to use a hammer and nail to add holes to the cake and sheet pans first so there was a way to attach the string.


Normally our deck looks like this...



But when we play out there I use the storage bin to block the stairs.  So it looks more like this...



And it creates the perfect nook for this...



The second Charley spotted it, she grabbed a drumstick and the banging began.  She loved it.


What toddler doesn't love pots and pans and making lots of noise, right?!


I think the $1.75 thrift shop purchase was a success. Pin It

6 comments:

  1. What a cute idea! Looks like lil C is having a blast!

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    1. Definitely a simple and fun activity! I may be enjoying it a bit, too;)

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  2. What a great little music area for your daughter. Pinned it to my music board.

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    1. Thanks, Dyan! She is really enjoying it!

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  3. That's really good idea, she's not only enjoying it but also preparing for next album. :)

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