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Colored Ice Cubes

by Trish Kuffner, author of The Toddler's Busy Book

Your toddler will enjoy having colored ice cubes floating in the tub with him!

Ice cubes will melt fairly quickly in a warm bath, but they can still be a choking hazard for little ones. Please supervise carefully.

  • Ice cube tray
  • Water
  • Food coloring


  1. Make colored ice cubes by adding a drop of food coloring to the water in each section of an ice cube tray.
  2. Freeze.
  3. Add a bowl of different-colored ice cubes to the bath for some bathtime fun.