I tried to keep the items either white, silver or clear. I also dripped white school glue down the actual bin itself to simulate icicles (it looks better in person). I will be adding to and taking from this bin until he is bored with it. He doesn't play with these all the time, but he does enjoy exploring them.
White gift basket shred (Dollar Tree)
Clear glass "rocks" (Dollar Tree)
Styrofoam balls to build snowmen (Dollar Tree)
Hot glue sticks
Silver glitter ball ornaments
Clear tongs, spoons and a glass (Dollar Tree)
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