One amazing DIY mom decided against shelling out on an expensive play set for her daughter, instead building her a totally awesome, personalized cardboard kitchen.
Rodessa Villanueva-Reyes, from the Philippines, used a ton of cardboard and a dollop of creativity to make her cooking-obsessed toddler her very own kitchen to play in.
She collected the cardboard boxes from friends and aligned them into a neat corner of kitchen counters.
She sketched on the boxes a plan for an oven, fridge and cupboard doors.
Then came the color scheme thanks to vinyl stickers and white cartolina. There’s even an adorable awning!
Add plenty of accessories and a personalized sign to show Audrey’s Cafe & Restaurant is open for business.
A soap dispenser and a baking pan make the perfect playtime sink.
Jar caps made perfect turnable oven dials while more stickers turn boxes into a microwave and a fridge.
Throw in Audrey’s toys and some pretty plants to complete the look…
And this cafe (and tiny chef) are ready for some serious playtime.
You can see how Rodessa made the kitchen cafe in full here.