Giant Bubbles Recipe
Do you want to have a go at making Giant Bubbles at home with your little ones? With 1 ingredient and 3 simple steps you could be well on your way to lots of outdoor fun with the kids.
Kids painting: no paintbrushes allowed! paint station
This month’s Kids Art Explorers project is all about trying out painting – but with no paint brushes allowed. This week we set up a No Pain Brush Paint Station and went on a hunt to see what we could find around the house that might be good to paint with. The children found some […]
Rainbow Slime Recipe
How to make rainbow slime for sensory play - Isn't it gorgeous? We never measure when making slime. Combine equal parts of liquid starch and school glue and mix well to combine. Yep, it's that simple. You can then mix in liquid watercolors or food colouring
Cotton Wool Ball Painting - alice & amelia
This afternoon we did Cotton Wool Ball Painting. As much as painting with a brush is fun this just introduces something new and acts the same as a sponge just slightly less mess! You will need cotton wool balls and clothes pegs. Simply attach the peg to the cotton wool then use it for dabbing into the paint and onto the paper. I got the colours and the cotton wool all ready for Amelia and sat her down to start. She was so over excited shouting her version of “stamp stamp stamp” every time…
Crunchy Box - Busy Toddler
Crunchy box is a fun to set up toddler activity using stale food and tiny hammers. Toddlers smash and crunch in a silly sensory activity that's easy to play
Spaghetti sensory play
Do your kids love sensory play? Sensory fun with food offers an entirely new experience! Did you know that spaghetti is primarily flour, salt, and water? This is the same basic ingredients used in homemade play dough - only in the end, spaghetti goes through a mixing/kneading/cutting/drying process to look the way it does. Someday, I
Whether you're looking to keep your toddler occupied on a rainy afternoon, or your children need entertaining during the school holidays, we have lots of ideas to keep kids happy - and you sane.