Rain clouds

Today we experimented with shaving foam, something I recently seen on pintrest and just had to try with my toddler.  You only need a few items, glass of water, shaving foam and food colouring We  sprayed a heap of foam on the  water and then i let miss 3 do the honours of droping some…

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Our little bugs

Over the weekend my three year old spotted a worm on our driveway, and of course she had to build a house for it..  this morning she was so excited to go see her worm friend only to discover he had gone she was quite upset so we searched the garden for some more bugs…

Stained glass window

Please tell me im not the only one that turns into a physco when it rains... Two children who refuse to sleep, yet are ratty and a mum whose had enough. That was yesterday, i told myself today would be different and quickly thought up a easy set up craft to go too. The good…

Zoo Animals and jelly

Yesterday I made up some jelly poured it in a tin and asked my three year old to find something to put in the jelly she choose her zoo animals  It was all set this morning so we pulled it out for a play.  It was very cold and the animals were very stuck, R…

Coloured spaghetti 

Last night we had left over spaghetti, instead of throwing it out like I normally would I placed it in a zip lock bag with a couple of squirts of food dye. This morning we tipped it onto a tray so R can practise her cutting skills whilst enjoying the feel of it. She has…

Rice play

Want to know how much of a control freak you are?.... Bring out the good old sensory rice play! It's messy but it's oh so fun and quite soothing too! What you will need - Place rice Into ziplock bags Then add a splash of colour to each bag with a splash of vinegar. Shake,…

Beach craft

Over the weekend we decided to have a afternoon stroll along the beach. It didn't last long it was windy and we were cold! We went to Noosa beach (Qld) it was nice just to walk alongside the beach and watch the waves stopping for some sneaky hot chips along the way.  Upon our walk…

Saturday morning shaving cream

R is not always keen on messy play, I'm trying to encourage it more and more though. This morning it's wet and rainy here. I was looking for a quick go to activity so we decided to pull the shaving foam out and add some building blocks to it. Such a simple sensory activity and…

Twinkle twinkle

R loves nothing more than a good song time consisting of 'twinkle twinkle' she loves to do the actions and sing it over and over. Today I decided to enhance her love for twinkle twinkle and provide her with some stars to decorate with glitter. We also made a moon because she loves finding the…