Easy Salt Dough Ornaments Tutorial

Salt dough ornaments are SO easy to make and have become a little tradition in the build up the Christmas in our family. Here is where we first wrote about the salt dough Christmas decorations that we made this time last year and over the past month we have made

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Salt Dough Initials

We LOVE using salt dough for making little models, taking prints from nature and for learning a little during all that play. Salt dough is one of the easiest things to make at home and requires only 3 very simple ingredients!  Cakie has been extremely interested in learning to recognise her name lately and can spot

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Salt Dough Footprint Keepsakes

These little footprints were very easy and very cheap to make and will make perfect keepsake gifts for daddy this Father’s day! Salt dough recipe: 1 cup salt 1 cup plain flour Half a cup of warm water Mix together into a large bowl and knead it

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Duck Pond Story Box

Here’s a fun little project that we made together last week that has provided plenty of imaginative play, singing and storytelling in our home. I have been waiting patiently to make our first Story Box together for the time when Cakie would be interested enough to play with it, and finally the time is right! 

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Salt Dough Decorations: Part 2

We decorated the salt dough Christmas tree decorations this afternoon. I thought we would do just a few of them, but little Miss did all of these in one sitting because it involved her new favourite thing…..GLITTER! 

 The recipe involves lots of gloopy (PVA) glue drizzled over the cooked, cooled

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