D.I.Y. Moon Sand (or Cloud Dough)
Simple DIY home made moon sand (or cloud dough) using only two simple everyday ingredients.
You can make this beautiful puffy "sea foam" with just a few simple ingredients- great for ocean themes or just a fun summer activity!
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 […]
Painting with Trucks | Clare's Little Tots
Painting with trucks fun messy play activity for toddlers and a great way to practice early mark making. We have been reading the book Goodnight Goodnight Construc
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…
Making Moon Mud!
We usually make our moon sand with cornstarch , sand, and baby oil. However a blog reader commented that when they make their moon s...
Popping Paint Balloons - alice & amelia
Paint and glitter filled balloons for some fun splatter art! Popping paint filled balloons is so much fun an activity everyone can get stuck into!
Ice Cream Parlour Tuff Spot | Clare's Little Tots
Ice cream parlour tuff spot set up. Great messy and sensory play idea that also encourages role play and imagination.
Harvest Tuff Spot
As it is harvest season I thought it was the perfect opportunity to create a Harvest Tuff Spot.This isn’t our first farm themed activity. In our Old MacDonald Tuff Spot we used food items for the animals to stand on and in our Harvest Sensory Bin we used cereals to transport around the farm. This time...Read More »
No Cook Lemon Scented Natural Play Dough - Natural Beach Living
Amazing No- Cook Lemon Scented Natural Play Dough is an amazing homemade playdough recipe, Best Playdough Recipe, Lemon Playdough, The Perfect Natural Sensory Play