Shaving cream is a great messy activity to do with children aged about one and up. We used a budget brand shaving cream and I gave the can to Tyson (who’s 4) to squirt out onto the table. He carefully squirted it onto the table. I then showed Tyson the dye droppers and explained to only do one or two drops or it will be … Continue reading Messy Play with Shaving Cream
I love a bit of DIY and have lately had the time to do so many things. Whether it is for a party, or a present or just something in my home. I also love making things myself if it means I only spend a fraction of the cost and challenges to me to do something creative. I also like to up-cycle things rather than … Continue reading DIY – Do it Yourself!
Playing with shredded paper is so much fun. It is such a fun activity to do with babies, toddlers and young children. I did it with Kaiah when she was 10 months and Tyson when he was 3. My friend Haylee (their Mum) saved up all the paper from the shredded paper machine for me to use. I started by pulling all the paper out … Continue reading Messy Play with Shredded Paper
Creating and designing a children’s bedroom is so much fun! Not long after I found out I was pregnant I started to buy stuff for the bedroom even though I didn’t know if he was going to be a boy or a girl. Straight away I decided to do yellow, black and white because Yellow is my absolute fave colour!! There are so many amazing … Continue reading Creating a Nursery
I haven’t posted on this blog for just over a year. I ended up getting a full time job in a centre as the Kinder Teacher in West Melbourne so I got busy focusing on that and running a really good Kinder programme for up to 30 children a day with only myself and one other teacher. Unfortunately the ratios are so different here in … Continue reading I’m back and ready to blog…
Over the last few days (with Haylee’s help) I have been making these test tubes into sensory resources for her daughter Kaiah (7 months). The sensory tubes are from a confectionery shop called Happy Lab and gourmet jellybeans came inside them, sooo yum! By collecting things around the house I was able to fill these test tubes up with colourful and eye catching things to … Continue reading Sensory Test Tubes for Babies