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A child-friendly wet felting craft - no needles! Lovely to make on a weekend afternoon after a a...
Garden Explorer Bug Hunt
Have fun creating your own explorer kit and going on a bug hunt in your garden or local park
Carrot Top Experiment
Here's a fun little experiment that my four year old has really enjoyed
Next time you visit your local park or go out for a walk, collect some small-ish seeds to use in thi...
Layered Beach Treasure Jars
This is a fun activity to do on the beach which doesn't cost anything
A little ladder for the fairies in your garden to play on Time: 10 minutes Age: Under 5s, 5 ...
Glittery Petal Perfume
Have fun making your own glitter petal perfume
Create your own dinosaur world in a glass or jar
Sand Art Bottle
Besides recycling I have never really known what to do with empty glass bottle, until I came acr...
Bring science into your own back yard by creating an erupting volcano
Pressed Leaf Animals
When fall comes and the leaves start falling from the trees, my kids have so much fun collecting all...
Macadamia Nut Shell Necklace
We are lucky to have a macadamia tree in our garden which drops nuts in beautiful hard shells
Leaf Koala Art Frame
Using natural materials from your backyard is a great way to get kids connected with nature and ...
Nail Varnish Stone Painting
Pick up a selection of bright nail varnishes from a discount store and have fun painting stones...
DIY Dino Fossil
Kids love dinosaurs
This hedgehog collage comes to life with the addition of crinkly Autumn leaves
Secret Garden Beach Picture
Next time you take a trip to the beach, why not use your bucket to collect beach debris and make...
Funny Potato Haircut Heads
Create a funny potato head with cress or grass hair
This is a fun activity for both younger and older children
Clay Christmas Decorations
Air-dry clay is simple to use and doesn't need any glazing or specialist kiln to fire
Pre School Beach Crafts & Games
I've just returned from a lovely family holiday by the beach
Mini Pinecone Christmas Tree
This is a super easy craft for young kids and a quick one for those who don't sit still for long...
Have fun on a sunny day on the beach exploring shadows and angles with these shadow faces
While I was at Harvest Festival the other week, I saw a woman making hedgehogs with children
Pine Cone Mouse
Create a cute little mouse friend out of a pine cone
Straw Bird's Nest
Here's how to make your own bird's nest out of straw
The Monkey Card is perfect for Father's Day, or change the wording to suit any special occasion
Seed Pod Creatures
Living in Brisbane, I love the exotic flowering trees which add colour across the city
Going Fishing with Yarn Painting
Combine going fishing with the fun of painting! Time: 15 minutes Age: Under 5's
You Rock Paper Weights
Whether it's Valentine's Day, Mother's Day, Father's Day or just because you love someone, these...
5 to 10s
Fine Motor Skills
Under The Sea
Up In The Air
Hats and Headwear