Autumn Activities

Autumn is a great time of year for crafts and activities. The colours and textures of autumn lend themselves to so many colourful crafts and there’s lots to see and do to celebrate the season. Autumn craft activities A few ideas of things to use for crafts that celebrate Autumn (be mindful of the age… Read More Autumn Activities

Autumn activity for kids!

Several years ago when my children were children (and not adults – how did that happen so fast?!) we planted some conkers in plant pots. Once we had kept the squirrels at bay they began to grow and are now abour six feet tall. They are still in pots as horse chestnut trees can become… Read More Autumn activity for kids!

Some autumn ideas

The tree printout has been laminated – if you don’t have a laminator (and lots of us don’t) then use tacky back. Playdough recipe – This playdough is a no cook recipe – it uses boiling water so has to be made by an adult. Recipe 1 cup flour 1/4 cup salt 1 teaspoon cream of… Read More Some autumn ideas

celebrating harvest and autumn

One of the great things about blogs and facebook groups is the sharing of ideas. My facebook friend Rhoda posted some pictures of her toddler group looking at autumn leaves and it looked so great that  I ordered some magnifying glasses and tweezers from amazon and went into the garden to collect fallen leaves and… Read More celebrating harvest and autumn

Autumn/fall craft ideas ..fun and colourful!

Autumn is here! Autumn is a very colourful time of year. These crafts celebrate the bright reds, oranges and yellows. If you have a toddler then give them a selection of colours but limit them to autumnal shades. You can teach the names of the colours as you make the different crafts. Idea One –… Read More Autumn/fall craft ideas ..fun and colourful!