5 inspiring creative activity books for kids

Although I get a lot of my inspiration for kids activities from the internet, I love to have a few books around too. I guess it’s because I love books so…

Easter play dough invitation to create

I set up this Easter play dough invitation to create for F. She loves play dough and will usually play with it for quite some time on each occasion. We…

Christmas tree play dough

  I know Christmas is almost over but I thought I would share the details of one of our advent calendar activities. This was really quick to set up, not…

Coloured rice sensory play

You might remember me sharing rice sensory play with you a little while ago. Well, it was such a hit with F that we have done it many times since.…

Seaside themed play dough

It might feel like summer is over but we are still using sea shells in our play. As I mentioned in my holiday post the ladybird loved collecting beach “treasure”.…

Rainbow spaghetti sensory play

After the success of rice sensory play, I decided to try another sensory activity with F. This time we did rainbow spaghetti sensory play. This activity was inspired by rainbow…

Rice sensory play

I love doing sensory play and creative things with the ladybird so expect this to be the first of many posts of activities for toddlers. I would love a tuff…

Mash potato sensory play

This is another simple and edible messy play that I put together for Poppet. The idea came from an open day at her nursery where there was edible paint which…

Outdoor play – water tables

Poppet’s first birthday was at the end of April so she got a number of outdoor toys which I am really looking forward to using over the summer. I wrote…

Easter sensory bag

This is an Easter sensory bag that I put together for F. I’ve seen a lot of sensory or discovery bags as suggested ideas for sensory play for babies. Since…