Foam and Felt Collage (for baby too!)

To my great JOY I found out that Paperchase (a shop I could happily go on holiday for a week to!) has started selling cheap packs of crafty materials. Woop woop! They have always done various papers in glorious rainbow shades and sequins, ribbons and other stationary essentials, but I’ve

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Giant Rainbow Collage

Create a giant, beautiful and vibrant rainbow collage to consolidate knowledge of colours, practise sorting and matching and have a go at working on a large scale collaboratively! A while ago we made colour balloons to go on the wall. It’s amazing to compare the progression in Cakie’s understanding between

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A Birthday Tree!

I was talking to 2.5 year old C the other day about the up-coming birthday of Little Pop, and she and I got to thinking that a birthday tree would be such a cool thing. Why stop at Christmas eh?! Let’s be honest, I wanted one and she got excited about it. (I’ve never progressed

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DIY: Rain Stick

DIY rainstick tutorial

Make a rainstick using recycled materials and things from around the house! A fantastic musical instrument for young children that sounds just like falling rain!DIY rainstick tutorial

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 I’ve been wanting to try making one of these for so long! A parent of a child I

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Sweetie Collage

Step 1: Eat lots of sweets and chocolates with pretty wrappers. Complain about such terrible hardships!

 Step 2: Cut out a sweet (or any other) shape from plain card.

 Step 3: Give your child some runny glue and let them have fun stick, stick, sticking!

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