Make sure that you follow my activity board on Pinterest for more ideas, and don’t forget to save the pin for later. I first learnt this card game when I was in university. It is one of the simplest games out there, but it can go on for a really long time. I still really […]
10 Brain Teasers for Children | Nanny Anita | My Baba
I do love a good brain teaser. I learnt a few of these while I was a guest on board the Disney Magic. Our server used to give them to us while we waited for our food to arrive. Some of them I got quickly, others left me stumped until we were told the answer. The others I learnt as a child at school.
I have made many busy bags over the years, but sometimes nothing can beat some good old-fashioned pen and paper games. Here are my top 10 favourites (in no particular order): Make sure you follow my activity board on Pinterest for more ideas, and don’t forget to save the pin for later. 1. Hangman […]
Last fall, I hosted a pretty massive busy bag exchange with 20 of my girlfriends. We did a toddler aged and preschool aged exchange (and most of us participated in both.) Those posts have a ton of ideas and remain our most popular posts on the blog. The busy bags were a hit with our...Read More »
Don’t forget to follow our DIY toys board on Pinterest for more ideas, and don’t forget to pin the Pin at the bottom of the page. I had a lot of fun making this toy, it is quite time consuming, but the results are well worth it. I am very proud of how it turned […]
Homemade Family Memory Game | Nanny Anita | My Baba
I do love a good game of memory/pairs with my charges. I used to just let the win, but now they kind of give me a run for my money. We have lots of store bought versions, but I thought that it would be nice make our own personal set to use out and about.
YC loves new activities so was thrilled to have a cupcake busy bag one to add to the rota. When I showed her it she literally kept asking to play every 2 minutes until I had finished my chores. We even got little BB involved. He of course being 5 months just lay there gurgling, […]
The Zentangle method is a fun and relaxing way to create images using structured patterns. It is meant to help with lots of things, including relaxtion, insomnia, stress releaving, anger management etc. Personal I think it's fun to do and that it's a cool thing to has as a busy bag.