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Day 144: Matchbox houses

Day 144 of #365 Creative #Ideas to do with your kids: Do you have empty matchboxes at home? How to make a matchbox cat house: 1. Cover a matchbox with a piece of orange felt, leaving the ends of the matchbox clear for the inside drawer to slide out easily. Secure with glue or...

Day 143: Iced Tea

Day 143 of #365 Creative #Ideas to do with your kids: Do you make your own healthy homemade Iced Tea. Homemade iced tea is a healthy alternative to shop bought products, which often contain a lot of sugar. Use rooibos tea for kids instead of caffeinated teas. Ingredients: 4–6 rooibos tea bags honey or...

Day 142: Bird Feeders

Day 142 of #365 Creative #Ideas to do with your kids: Do you make your own Bird Feeders? So easy to make, especially for the young kids. How to make a toilet roll bird seed feeder: 1. Spread a layer of peanut butter on the toilet roll. 2. Pour the birdseed into a bowl...

Day 141: Cork Boats

Day 141 of #365 Creative #Ideas to do with your kids: Can you make these boats with your kids? These recycled boats are a great project to do with your boys and girls! Collect and recycle corks to make these little floating boats. You will need: corks elastic bands craft knife or NT cutter...

Day 202: Monkeying Around

Day 202 of #365 Creative #Ideas to do with your kids: Have you been making really boring sandwiches lately? Try having some fun with shapes and make this little monkey face using a glass to ‘cookie cut’ the bread, some slices of bananas for eyes, and raisons for pupils and the nose. encourage your...

Day 140: Catching Fish

Day 140 of #365 Creative #Ideas to do with your kids: Have you ever let your kids ‘Catch Fish’ in your house? Watch as your children master their hand-eye coordination when trying to hook a fish. Provide a bucket for their catch and count them together at the end. Water play is one of...

Day 139: Toffee Apples

Day 139 of #365 Creative #Ideas to do with your kids: Who makes good toffee apples? I am useless at making these, but my friend says this is a fool proof recipe! You will need: large bowl 8 Granny Smith apples baking tray baking paper wooden skewers 400 g castor sugar 100 ml water...

Day 138: Teepee Play Tent

Day 138 of #365 Creative #Ideas to do with your kids: Do you have a Teepee play tent at home? Children love the thrill of crawling inside their own little play tent made from sheets and blankets, closing the ‘door’ and creating their own imaginary world, secure in the knowledge that the space is...

Day 137: Sushi Sandwiches

Day 137 of #365 Creative #Ideas to do with your kids: Have you made these ’sushi sandwiches’? Bread wraps can be made with brown or white bread, or use both to add variety. Tie the wraps with string before packing them tightly into a container, to keep them in shape. You will need: sliced...

Day 136: Mouse Mask

Day 136 of #365 Creative #Ideas to do with your kids: Do your kids like playing with masks? So easy to do, all you need is some brown paper/card and black pipe cleaners and some elastic. 1. Cut out the mouse face from a piece of brown paper as shown. Then carefully cut out...