Activities At Home

Find ideas for rainy day activities at home with kids. Try out yummy family recipe ideas and find inspiration for craft projects with kids.

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DIY Felt Magnetic Board for Kids

You can easily create your own easy felt and magnet board out of an old biscuit tin. Making it is half the fun and then you can play ...

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Balloon Top Tin Can Drums

Tin Can Drums are an easy musical instrument you can make for kids.  They look great, don’t cost the earth and you can have a lot ...

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OREO Moon Phases Activity

This is a fun little activity for any kids interested in Space or doing a Space topic at school or homeschool.  You create the phases ...

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Grama’s Best Irish Soda Bread Recipe

I have Irish parents and grew up with a love of wonderful recipes handed down through the family.  Many of my fond childhood memories ...

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How to Make Your Own Easy Flatbreads

Flatbreads are quick and easy to make which makes them a great recipe for kids.  You can eat them warm and soft straight from the pan ...

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Top 10 Perfect Pumpkin Recipes

Are you looking for ideas of what to do with pumpkins after Halloween?  My kids love carving Jack O’ Lanterns and I’m sure ...

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Rainbow Crafts For Kids

Rainbow pictures have been springing up in windows all over the UK since the Coronavirus lock down.  A symbol of hope, diversity and of ...

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How to make a Sock Bunny

Ever wondered what to do with odd socks? Here’s how to make your own sock bunny filled with rice.  It’s really easy to make ...

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Marble Roll Painting

My kids went to a really fun Go Jetters themed birthday party at the weekend.  One of the activities was this fun marble roll ...

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Black Glue Art

Have fun creating your own black glue art.  A squeezy bottle is used to apply the black glue outline which creates an interesting 3D ...

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Play Dough Spider

Play dough is great for developing hand eye co-ordination and fine motor skills.  This play dough spider is a great Halloween themed ...

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Paper Plate Pumpkin

Paper plates are a great base for all kinds of children’s crafts.  I love this Halloween paper plate pumpkin that my three year ...

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Farmyard Tuff Tray

By Laura, creative Mum of 2, and great at finding and trying out lots of different activities. It’s raining again!  We are trying to ...

Baby Sensory Ribbon Game

Creative Mum of 2, Laura is great at finding and trying out lots of different activities. She’s just done this really simple baby ...

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Cherry Blossom Spring Craft

One of the first signs of spring that I love is the cherry blossom appearing on trees.  Here’s a simple spring craft perfect for ...

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Sweet Potato Scones

These savoury scones are an ideal way to introduce your child to sweet potato – or any other root vegetable you may wish to try! They ...

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10 Great Vegetarian Recipes Kids Will Love

Veggie Recipes That Your Kids Will Ask You To Make For Them! Can you cook vegetarian recipes for kids and enable them to have a healthy ...

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Ideas for Pancake Day Fun

By Helen Hibberd, founder of Messy Me I love Pancake Day – I have very happy memories of it as a child and love it just as much as a ...

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