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…
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 Ice Bird Feeders

Rainbow Ice Bird Feeders

We love anything that brighten ups a dark grey Winters Day and these colourful rainbow ICE Bird Feeders are just the ticket. Love how they are great for our little feathered friends. Explores a little science and are so very very pretty! Simply Gorgeous. Read all about them on Twig…
Periodic Table Battle Ships

Periodic Table Battle Ships

Now, my kids are no where NEAR having to learn their Periodic Table... but when IT IS time to learn the Periodic Table, I think that this Battle Ship DIY game is simply GENIUS!! What a very clever idea for engaging with something that is essentially a chore to learn.…
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…
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…
Fun Balancing Acrobat Clothespin

Fun Balancing Acrobat Clothespin

We are geat fans of clothespin crafts - my kids can decorate them for hours - we have made fairies, pirates, superheros, "just people", girls, boys.. you name it, we have it! But.... we don't have this cool balancing acrobat. Love that it is a clothespin dolly craft AND a…