Science

Homemade Flubber

Homemade Flubber

We are always looking for fun sensory recipes to do at home. Here is one such idea - homemade flubber. Squeeze it. Squash it. Play with it. Hours of fun. And the best thing is, you make your own at home with some simple ingredients. If you are looking for…
3D umbrella DIY card

3D umbrella DIY card

3D umbrella DIY card April Showers are on their way! So we've been looking at how we can make the most of this 'rainy season' and came across this 3D umbrella card! The weather is a really interesting topic for crafting with kids, it's something simple that they can relate to, and…
Butterfly Life Cycle – Paper Plate Craft

Butterfly Life Cycle – Paper Plate Craft

My kids and I LOVE exploring life cycles. We have been "hatching" butterflies for the last 3-4 years and are fascinated by the caterpillar to butterfly life cycle process. It really is an amazing experience to see the wonders of nature for yourself. To go with our Butterfly Life Cycle…
DIY Watercolors Made from Flowers!

DIY Watercolors Made from Flowers!

DIY Watercolors made from flowers We do love a good DIY. And we do love FLOWERS... and we do LOVE WATERCOLORS.. Now bring all three together and what do you get? YES!! DIY WATERCOLOR FLOWERS. Wow.... how cool is that? I never thought that you could make your own watercolors…
Rainbow in a Jar – Science for Kids

Rainbow in a Jar – Science for Kids

We love a bit of "home science" in our house and there are lots and lots and lots of easy to set up science experiments "out there" for us to explore and have a go at. Here is another such science experiment, that explores different densities of different liquids.. and…
Egg Carton Crafts – Mushrooms

Egg Carton Crafts – Mushrooms

Oh serious cuteness alert.. I do love a Mushroom Craft - I just find the super cute for pretend fairy land play, or also at Christmas (yes, I have had this discussion... mushrooms ARE Christmassy!!), but I also like "clever" egg carton crafts - that make the most of the…
Frozen Bubbles

Frozen Bubbles

Have you ever watched a bubble freeze? It is SERIOUSLY cool! Watch this amazing YouTube video and see how it is done! Use this great DIY bubble recipe to have a go. Post by The Daily Share.    
Winter Activities – Ice Cube Garlands

Winter Activities – Ice Cube Garlands

Now here is some alternative Winter Fun - we have made Ice Decorations before, but these Ice Cube Garlands are simply GORGEOUS. Oh how the trees in the garden could look so beautiful. What a wonderful winter activity for the kids - a great science experiment to (talk about the…
LEGO Bird Feeders

LEGO Bird Feeders

Who LOVES LEGO!?!?!?!?!? Calling ALL LEGO FANS. This is possible the most colourful and fun Bird Feeder Craft I have seen around. It was spotted inn a "Bird Spotter Competition" and it has enchanted us ever since. I am desperately trying to get the kids to make me one for the…