Half term is fast approaching! How are you going to entertain your little ones? Are you in need of some inspiration? Well, here are 15 great half-term activities from us! 1. Make When in doubt, make something! Here are some of our family favourites! Sock Puppet Plastic Cup Telephone Loom Band Bracelets
One afternoon this week, Jack was demanding to go outside and play. So despite the fact that it was freezing out there, we got wrapped up and went out into the back garden. While Jack investigated all the toys – and emptied the rain water and leaves out of them! – I started to tidy […]
This afternoon, after much nagging from my son, we made some blue, sparkly playdough. He wanted pink for some reason but I got him to settle for the blue today- but not out of any desire to stereotype colours for girls or boys or anything like that!! The recipe we used is really simple: 1 […]
Who knew that you could have so much fun with only a handful of household ingredients? Here are the top 5 recipes we have used to make and do! 1. PLAYDOUGH Every child loves to play with playdough! If your child(ren) are anything like mine, they don’t put it away properly and it dries out… So […]
We loved the marble painting that Our Little House in the Country did, so we had put it into our rainy day activity jar. This weekend it was pouring with rain, so still dressed in our pyjamas, we got the jar out and pulled out the marble painting card.