Sensory play – pine cones,sensory hoops and shredded plastic

We haven’t done any messy play for about a fortnight for various reasons so this week I wanted to make sure we did some.  The children all enjoy our messy/sensory play sessions and always seem more relaxed afterwards.  Last week one of the packages I received contained some shredded plastic… Read more“Sensory play – pine cones,sensory hoops and shredded plastic”

Project 365 – week 17

We’ve had another week full of adventures and exploring.  It’s been non stop in one way or another.  Sunday proved too much for Rowan and he had a little nap snuggled up to his daddy. Monday Erin was not herself thanks to new teeth trying to make an appearance. Tuesday… Read more“Project 365 – week 17”

Sea life themed Water Play

Last weeks water play activity had reminded me how much fun water play could be.  We’ve been looking at animals lately so I came up with an idea to introduce sea life to Rowan, Erin and the child I look after using water play.   A few weeks back I had… Read more“Sea life themed Water Play”

Outdoor Water play with coloured water, glitter and bubbles

The weather this week has been so mixed but we’ve tried to get out and about as much as possible.  So when the rain meant we couldn’t go out as planned a quick rethink was needed.  After playing some games and doing some puzzles the rain had eased. I seized… Read more“Outdoor Water play with coloured water, glitter and bubbles”

Sensory/messy play – magic snow and bubbles

This last week has been a mixed bag here in terms of unseasonal weather which prevented us from venturing out and about as usual and also caused Rowan’s meithrin to close for a day due to having no heating and hot water.  This didn’t go down very well with him,… Read more“Sensory/messy play – magic snow and bubbles”