But- I still have four kids to entertain.
A favorite activity in our house is painting pottery. http://www.myglazedexpressions.com is a really popular place to go. But my favorite ihttp://www.outonawhim.info/ it is in a converted home and I just love it. they are super helpful and so nice.
There are a wide variety of projects to chose from and hundreds of colors and stamps to use.