Rainy Day Activities

It can be quite difficult to come up with fun rainy day activities. Here in Wales, we have quite a few rainy days and it is not always possible to get our wellies on and get outside. Although that i...

Painting With Fruit And Veg

Painting with fruit and vegetables isn’t something we normally do. Most weekends we are out exploring but this weekend my partner had the car and the weather was awful. So I decided to do some b...

Pumpkin Salt Dough

I love Pinterest. I can spend hours and hours browsing tasty recipes, fun activity ideas and beautiful images. I saw this Pumpkin salt dough where you shaped out a pumpkin and then added a photo of y...

Halloween Treat Bags

I have been helping to organise a fundraising half term party for a local charity. We have been busy making these brilliant little treat packs. I thought I would share them with all my followers as th...

Blowing Up Ghosts

This is probably my 4 year olds favourite home experiment to date. It is a great activity for young children as it is quite simple, mess free and fun to watch. Equipment 1/2 Cup White Viniger 1 tbsp B...

Simple Salt Dough Recipe

Salt dough is so incredibly easy to make and all you need is three ingredients. I often add spices to mine, especially around Christmas time. I have just added cinnamon to a dough that I made tonight....

How To Make A Rain Gauge

I didn’t quite believe people when they said it rained a lot in Wales. The first year that we lived here we hardly had any rain and there was so much beautiful sunshine but this year has been a di...

How To Make Wind Socks

I love teaching my own children about anything from numbers, colours to weather and wildlife. My blog is all about how to do this using things that are around us, so reusing things that you will...

Make it Rain

This rain activity basically shows children that when water droplets grow heavy enough, gravity pulls them down and they become rain drops. It is so simple to set up and your children will be fascinat...

How To Make A Weather Wheel

These past few months we have seen some really wild weather all over the U.K. My partner and I have realised that in Wales we seem to have two seasons, Winter and Summer. It was snowing two weeks ago ...