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COLOUR MATCHING GAME

For this game I recycled a cardboard fruit container with 6 spaces. We used wax crayons to colour the inside of each space with blue, red, yellow, pink, white and green. We collected 6 small objects, each with a colour corresponding to the ones in the box. The game is to match the objects to the corresponding colours by placing them in the box. HAVE FUN

Detox Drink

LILAC, COCONUT & POMEGRANATE SPRING DETOX DRINK

This is a cool, light and refreshing drink for sipping slowly while relaxing… INGREDIENTS: Lilac flowers A fresh coconut Coco juice A pomegranate Pomegranate juice Water Start by making lilac scented ice-cubes. Wash lilac flowers then pop one into each compartment of your ice cube container before adding water. Freeze. THIS IS HOW I MADE IT: The video below was made by Moodfeather Blog from Paris when she visiting me at home in London recently. Read more…

NUTTY CHICKEN FINGERS

Chicken breast can be prepared in a variety of ways that will make it appealing to children. Since the skin can more easily be separated from the meat on this section of chicken, it can be prepared with less fat and calories. Baked chicken strips can be prepared from breast meat by slicing the breast into strips. These make the perfect size for little fingers to handle. INGREDIENTS: 1 egg 1 tablespoon of water Chicken Read more…

CIRCLE PUNCH NOTE BOOK COVER

  A Circle punch like this one Magazines or pretty papers A notebook (or a blank greeting card) Glue Crayons Cut out 9 circles from magazines or pretty papers – A good trick: hold the punch upside down to position your image where you’d like it to be. With a crayon, marker or felt tip, you can add a message in the middle before placing your circles. Place and glue the circles when you are happy Read more…

KITCHEN ROLL HEART PRINTING

MATERIAL NEEDED: A card board tube Paint and crayons Card Shape one end of the tube as below, to form a heart:Dip the heart end of the tube in black paint or indian ink (Indian ink can be a bit messy and is not washable so protective clothing is necessary) Stamp hearts all over your card. Chose one heart and colour it in red with a wax crayon to make it stand out: Here is Read more…

CRAYON RUBBING

Another fun way to make marks with young children. We used foam letters to form words and then placed a piece of paper over. Rubbing crayons over the surface of the paper to reveal the word. We made these round crayons by recycling old bits of broken crayons here

BEETROOT HUMOUS

This is really healthy and I love the pretty pink colour! YOU WILL NEED: 1/2 beetroot, boiled 1 tin of chick peas 1 tea spoon of tahini (sesame seeds paste) 1/2 clove of garlic 1 squeeze of lemon juice 1 tablespoon of greek yogourt Salt and pepper Blend!