I Spy Bottles – beautiful discovery bottles in a rainbow of colours… Every year we do some kind of colourful water bottle craft. This year, we’ve been busy making these rainbow I Spy Bottles. Click on the following links to see the bottles we’ve had fun making in the
Set up a cloud dough bake shop with 2 basic ingredients and a handful of house-hold items: Today, I’m sharing one of our favourite sensory materials. Cloud Dough: a silky, moldable dough that crumbles into a fine, soft powder when you run your hands through it. Pop over to
Looking for some easy-to-make musical instruments? We have 5 ideas you’ll love! All of our instruments are made from simple materials you likely have around the house or in your recycle bin! Pop over to CBC Parents to see how we made ours!
Fine motor development, sewing skills and a whole lot of fun! Pop over to CBC Parents to see how we put together this child’s sewing basket using simple materials that you may already have at home. I think this would make the perfect gift for any toddler or preschooler!
Stuffed Animals and a medical kit keep the kiddies entertained and learning… We hooligans are all about learning and having fun on a budget, and this activity fills the bill on all accounts! Pop on over to CBC Parents to see the Animal Hospital that we set up recently.
open-ended play with household items This is just a short, little post with an important message: Never underestimate the potential for play in the simplest of items. My husband came home from grocery shopping the other day, and tossed me a sleeve of brightly coloured kitchen sponges, and
A few days ago, I set up this doll diaper station for the hooligans, complete with a doll bath, diapers, and play “wipes” made from white fabric (more on that in a minute). The station has been set up in our playroom and it’s been really popular with our