Make some home made moon sand with this easy recipe for a wonderful sensory play experience for kids! Using just 3 simple ingredients, it can be formed and moulded, used to make impressions and cut out shapes and makes the best sand castles ever! Even better is that it’s gluten free so all can play.Continue reading Home Made Moon Sand Recipe
Add an exciting range of loose parts to the sand box to increase the creative play possibilities and stimulate some open-ended, child directed learning at the same time!
One of the most neglected areas of play space can be the humble sand box with a simple bucket and spade and
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Last week we had a go at making golden shimmery cloud dough but it turned out to be something quite different to what we expected! Thanks to the lovely Kierna from No Such Thing as Bad Weather and a reader called Rachel, I was introduced to a new recipe which makes a totally different end
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Today I made the girls a seriously easy and frugal sand box/ pit from an under-bed storage box from Ikea! I’ve been meaning to get them a large wooden one, but until then this will do just fine. This required absolutely no skill whatsoever- perfect! I picked up the large,
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This project takes only about half an hour to do and adds an original, fun and easily accessible new dimension to outdoor art and play!
I bought this tin of magnetic chalkboard paint at Homebase and painted two coats onto an old Ikea coffee table that we were storing
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