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A list of our activities listed according to the time of year. 
From Sensory boxes to stories, to activities to crafts - It's all here! 


There is nothing like taking to the Great outdoors and enjoying some fresh air, exploring and finding lots of interesting Autumn Nature... Continue Reading

This is one of our most popular posts! Conker Marble Painting. Continue Reading

The Great Outdoors is wonderful what ever the weather. Today was a very misty, foggy day off out with the wicker basket we went! We saw so many interesting things along the way.... Continue Reading

We have collected lots of Nature over the last few days. We put it to good use by getting crafty and making some great collages. Continue Reading

Textured Autumn Themed Play Dough! So simple yet so many opportunities to be creative and imaginative! This is a must! Continue Reading

Halloween Themed Sensory Box
A bed of black water beads - perfect for scooping, filling, pouring, empting. So therapeutic! Continue Reading

Such a simple game, but what a hit this has been this year! Conker Tossing! We share some great tips to adapt this for older children and even adults too! Continue Reading

We had some great Leaf shaped sponges for this activity. Using Autumnal colours we made some lovely prints. Continue Reading

Percy and The Park Keeper. A lovely set of stories! This one in particular shows great illustrations of Autumn and Percy is very busy after a very stormy night. Continue Reading

Any excuse to get creative. Autumn is such a great Season too with so many free resources out there! Come and take a look at some of our Decorations! Continue Reading

A new way of painting for us today - Printing using Balloons. Great for small hands Continue reading.

The Perfect Halloween Story - Room on the Broom. Read More.

Autumn, a lovely time of the year. The weather getting a little cooler with lots of Celebrations in store to share with friends and family. Huddling around by the fire, watching fireworks and singing this poem is gret for getting into the Autumn spirit. Read More

Diwali, such a beautiful, colourful celebration and what a great way to share this special festival with your little ones by getting creative and making your very own Diva Lamps. Here we share a step by step guide to producing Salt Dough Diva Lamps. Read More

A round up of 6 fun Autumn Activities. Read More

Remember, remember the 5th of November. Bonfire night and the stars are bright, looking for some fun crafts to do to celebrate and learn about Bonfire night? Here is a round up of lots of fun from sensory bottles to play dough, from painting to edible sparklers - we have it covered! Read more

Making Halloween Cards. We do this every year! Its an excuse to get the paints out and get messy and what a great way to put your art to use - by making cards for your nearest and dearests! We enjoyed print painting today. Read more

Thinking of making some interesting treat bags for you Halloween Party guests or your Trick or Treaters? We have it covered! Read more

 Looking for some great, effective and free ways to decorate your home and garden for Halloween?? Why not have a go at making some ghosts from Milk Cartons? Here we have all you need to consider for making your own set of flashers. Read more


Christmas is such a fun and exciting time, but there are also things that we all dread around the festive season. Here is a list of 25 things we all dread. Read more.

The Perfect Gift for all your nearest and dearests this Christmas time. A home made calendar. Read more.

A great guest post from Tess Norman sharing her Christmas Sensory Box this year. Read more

We took part in a great blog hop this year hosted by SillySparkles with the theme of the 12 Days of Christmas. Here is day 3 - Three French Hens. Read more

Here is our very own sensory box set up for Christmas! So so pretty and has been such a hit! Read more

These Rudolf crafts were lots of fun to make and would make ideal craft gifts for your friends and families. You could even use them as card fronts. Read more

On the twelfth day of Christmas my true love gave to me....
Here we share a great post sharing activities on making your very own home made drums, drumming activities and we have a free printable. Read more.  

A guest post from The Natural Momma in me. Making your own felt Christmas Tree. Read more

Snowflake sensory soup was on the cards for us today and oh what fun we had! Come on over and have look at this beautiful sensory set up inspired by Winter. Continue Reading
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