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The Stikbots Make Slime!

Yes, you read that right! The stikbots decided to make some slime in my kitchen, and it is a MESS! Now, to make the slime you will need to watch the video and follow the stikbots’ instructions (good luck with that!). You will need: • 1 cup of water • 1/2 cup of PVA glue […]

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Bicarb Soda Paint

This is a great toddler activity to do. It involves lots of painting and listing to the sizzling the bicarb soda makes when you paint or drop vinegar onto the picture. It also makes a lovely swirly pattern with the paint. What you need 2 tablespoons of bicarb soda for each colour Food colouring Water […]

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Play-Doh Porcupine (stop motion movie)

  This poor little porcupine just wants a hug! This craft is inspired by the book “I Need a Hug,” by Aaron Blabey. After reading the book to the kids, we decided to make a simple stop-motion movie with the kids to bring the porcupine to life. We made our little porcupine out of Play-Doh […]

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DIY Fabric Crown

This video shows you how to make this fancy fabric crown. The crown is great for dress ups or as a party hat for your child’s next birthday party. Fabric Crown Print out and cut out crown from here Trace around the template on a piece of thick cardboard Cut out the cardboard crown Pin […]

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Crayon Rubbing

What you will need: School glue Cardboard or paper Crayons in a range of colours White paper To give the kids some inspiration and to show them what to do, I created a tree with my crayon rubbing. Then it was over to them, so I handed the bottle of glue to my son and […]

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Avengers Assemble Helicopter Template

Avengers Assemble Kinder Surprise + Craft In this video, we are unboxing Avengers Assemble Kinder Surprise, for the crafting part of the video we are making a helicopter out of the Kinder Surprise Egg. Template:

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How to Make a Snake Bubble Maker

I was really surprised how well this bubble maker worked, not only was it easy for my three-year-old to blow bubbles, but she could make the bubbles into a long snake. What you will need: Soft drink bottle. Scissors or an art knife. T-shirt fabric. One rubber band Bubble solution. 1.  Cut the bottom off […]

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How to Make Blooming Paper Flowers

Place the flowers into a bowl of water and watch them open up!  Watch the video or follow the written tutorial below to see how to make them.  1. Print out the template here:  2. Cut out the paper flowers. 3. Fold the flower petals towards the centre. 4. Pour a cup of water into […]

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Ripping Paper Stop Motion

This is a fun and easy stop-motion project to try out for a beginner animator. Don’t forget to watch the animation at the end— I’’ve included a behind-the-scenes look at how I made this stop motion. You will need nine pieces of coloured paper and a pink paper monster. Staple the nine pieces of paper […]

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Bug Cupcakes

These cupcakes are ideal for any bug or outdoor themed kids birthday party. Or just for kids who like bugs! When we made these cute bug cupcakes I got Josh to make the bugs’ bodies with the smarties and I gave the eyes and legs a go with an icing writing tube. What you need: […]