February 22, 2012


Posted by Lori~

Mur-Man is getting close to the age of doing away with the crib and converting to a toddler bed.  However, my Mur-Man has no desire to crawl out and my mom (thrifty G-Ma) says you hold off until necessary.

My girlfriend Holly however…has done the conversion for Super F and came up with a great idea.  Utilizing a thrifty tent from Wal-Mart (or really anywhere) that fits perfectly into the toddler bed.  It makes bed-time fun, and keeps Super F in bed!

WHAT A GREAT IDEA!  And the best part is that it is FUN (especially in Super F’s room…it matches the great outdoors theme).

I also noticed the IKEA bedding immediately!  LOVE IT!

 PERFECTION!  So, who knows…Mur-Man may have a tent bed too some day!  Thank you Holly for the tip!


JI77 said...

I LOVE this idea! Can you tell me which brand/model tent it was?

WOM-MOMS said...

I'm not sure - Lori's in Mexico right now so I can't ask - we'll have to find out when she gets back! ~Ethne

Holly Lucht said...

It's a Junior Dome Tent from Walmart made by Ozark Mountain I believe.

Thomas Braylen said...

Most mother and father are far too acquainted with the issue of their children battling when they are sent to bed. It's bad enough at night-time, but getting them to take an mid-day nap is even more intense. And the most severe thing Beds in tents The more you battle, the more they deal with the issue, creating it almost difficult to get them to rest.

Mostly True said...

Which tennnnnttttt