CHINESE NEW YEAR 2017

For Chinese New Year the kids and I love looking at all the different animals, years and meanings and who is what animal for the year they were...

WALDORF CALENDAR WHEEL CRAFT

Our home education is taking more and more inspiration from Waldorf Schooling.  We often work with the seasons and what better way to demonstrate this than with a...

MASON JAR CHRISTMAS TEALIGHT CRAFT

This was one of our Christmas Advent Acvitivies and we all enjoyed it.  We used a jam jar for this easy mason jar Christmas tealight craft.   MASON JAR CHIRSTMAS...

CHRISTMAS ADVENT ACTIVITIES CALENDAR 2016

I love making up the Christmas advent activities calendar each year.  It's something we've done for several years now and the kids really enjoy it.  The children still...

EASY WHITE CLAY CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS

Easy white clay Christmas decorations, and they are easy too, and fun!  You can find the recipe below.  We loved making these Christmas decorations.  Adam loved playing with...

MODELLING CLAY MINI BEASTS

Such a simple and creative craft for kids.  Modelling clay mini beasts is so much fun.  A great activity for all ages. Just grab some craft bits.  We used...

TIE DIE TSHIRTS USING SHARPIE PENS

This is a great activity for all ages.  My girls loved making their own tie die tshirts and were really engrossed in the mini project. You will need: White Tshirts Cardboard...

DIY CALENDAR

This DIY Calendar is great.  All you need is a cup (or something round) to draw around and a big sheet of paper and some imagination to get...

RAINBOW RICE SENSORY PLAY

Rainbow rice is gorgeous and colourful, and interesting to get the kids involved to make. This is a great idea for messy play, it can also be used...