Colour Fun (Part 2)

Colour Fun (Part 2)

Hope you enjoyed doing the Milk Colour Explosion with your children. Here’s part two of our colour activities: Shaving Foam Pictures This is a fun experiment that produces beautiful designs. It created a marbling effect and can be used for cards, borders, or even...
Colour Fun (Part 1)

Colour Fun (Part 1)

Milk Colour Explosion   Colour is one of the most exciting things for preschool children to observe and experiment with. I’m doing a two part blog post on two simple activities you can do with your children. Here’s the first one. This is a very simple experiment...
Rainbow Rice

Rainbow Rice

A simple activity for children that creates hours of play. All you need is rice, vinegar and food colour! Ingredients: Raw Rice (about 1 ½ kg) Vinegar (one capful per 200g) Food colour (a few drops per 200g) Ziploc Bags or Plastic Containers Method Divide the rice...
Family Activity – The Thankful Tree

Family Activity – The Thankful Tree

This is a great activity to teach your kids to be thankful and not to take things for granted. As a wise person once said, “There is always, always something to be thankful for.”   Things you need: Coloured chart paper (1 sheet of Brown and 3-5 sheets of green,...
Weekend Family Activity – Spray Painting

Weekend Family Activity – Spray Painting

Weekend Family Activity - Spray Painting Spend time with those you love. One of these days you will say either, “I wish I had,” or “I’m glad I did.” – Zig Ziglar Being the parent of a toddler can sometimes be tough. Somewhere in the middle of the three thousand...
Nature Colour Hunt

Nature Colour Hunt

Nature Colour Hunt Saturday is family day at the George home. My kids love doing activities with both Dad and Mum involved. They do loads of craft activities with Mum, but when Dad gets involved it’s a real treat. This week we tried to do something nature related...