Third for the "one bucket at a time" vote. Dolls and stuffies are free-play, but accessories and all other toys are in cloth bins and everything goes back in the bin before another bin comes out.
Dress Up Clothes
Dress Up Hats
Wood Building Blocks
Colors and Feelings
LeapPad and Games
Pretend Play Toys (doctor kits, toolbox, etc)
We also rotate toys, especially doll accessories because we have a gazillion.
For Lego, there's a whole page online devoted to every set of instructions ever made, and other sites have "lego challenge" projects. No need to hang on to the little booklets.
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DD1 (4/15/10) and