Color Play, Crafts, Recipes, Valentine’s Day

Upcycle Old Crayons

If you find this content useful, please consider helping me keep the site ad free by making a contribution. Turning your old crayons into new, exciting crayons is easier than you might think. We are using this batch for preschool valentines this year, and my five year old artist couldn’t be more excited. Materials CrayonsBoiling… Continue reading Upcycle Old Crayons

Bioplastic, Christmas, Nature Play, Recipes, Winter

Raspberry Bioplastic Christmas Flowers

If you find this content useful, please consider helping me keep the site ad free by making a contribution. If you’ve been reading my blog for a while, you know that bio plastic is one of my FAVORITE magical mediums to explore with little artists. This holiday season, we gave our favorite recipe a festive… Continue reading Raspberry Bioplastic Christmas Flowers

Christmas, Clay Play, Crafts, Recipes

Baking Soda Clay Ornaments

If you find this content useful, please consider helping me keep the site ad free by making a contribution. This crafty process is a little fiddly, but the beautiful product and easily available ingredients is worth it. I love how the homemade clay dries into a strikingly white and surprisingly durable keepsake, reminiscent of porcelain.… Continue reading Baking Soda Clay Ornaments

Bath Art Play, Color Play, Recipes, Sensory Play

Magic Sensory Foam and Bubbly Bath Sand

If you find this content useful, please consider helping me keep the site ad free by making a contribution. This is the MAGIC sensory foam you didn’t know you needed, but won’t be able to live without once you try it. In its first stage of life it is a fluffy foam that grows and… Continue reading Magic Sensory Foam and Bubbly Bath Sand

Bioplastic, Color Play, Crafts, Nature Play, Recipes

Bioplastic Funglasses

If you find this content useful, please consider helping me keep the site ad free by making a contribution. This is an intermediate level way to play with bioplastic. Because of a few tricky components, I would say this project is best done with your 6+ year olds. If you’re looking for a bioplastic craft… Continue reading Bioplastic Funglasses

Bioplastic, Crafts, Nature Play, Recipes, Sculpture Play

Bioplastic Suncatchers

If you find this content useful, please consider helping me keep the site ad free by making a contribution. One of my favorite accounts on Instagram, @muddly_puddly is a master of bioplastic creations, and we finally got around to trying it out ourselves. Bioplastic suncatchers by @muddly_puddly This is one of the easiest, most versatile… Continue reading Bioplastic Suncatchers

Bath Art Play, Color Play, Paint Play, Recipes, Sensory Play

Bubbly Lavender Bath Paint

If you find this content useful, please consider helping me keep the site ad free by making a contribution. We were inspired to make a bubbly lavender version of our favorite bath paint by all of the beautiful purple spring flowers in our neighborhood. Lilacs in bloom Bath paint is a fantastic way to bring… Continue reading Bubbly Lavender Bath Paint