Easy Lemon and Blueberry Muffin Recipe ideal for Summer and great to cook with kids

Lemon and Blueberry Muffin Recipe

We absolutely love muffins – I prefer the homemade variety that aren’t as sweet as those from the coffee shop and the kids love both. But finding the perfect recipe can be a challenge. Last year I discovered the amazing combination that is Blueberries and Lemons and we’ve been invited by Flora to share a…

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Outer space art project for kids, simple art techniques to produce a solar system picture based on The Magic School Bus: Lost in the Solar System Book

Space Art

It’s our last week of storybook summer and we sending off this year series with heading out of this world – whether it’s off into space, through to the realm of princesses and dragons or into a magical fantasy land it’s unlikely to be from this planet. Today we’re welcoming back Kate from Kitchen Floor…

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Simple craft for kids, a paper plate fish collage ideal for the favourite children's storybook tiddler by Julia Donaldson

Paper Plate Fish Collage

Our last Under the Sea themed book based activity for Storybook Summer is a wonderful paper plate fish collage from Nicola at Crafty Kids at Home who is bringing alive the book Tiddler by Julia Donaldson one of our favourite under the sea-themed books. Thanks to Rainy Day Mum for inviting us over to join…

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Learning Activities

Go on a nature hike this summer and continue the learning with a nature table and journal - ideas for starting your own and how to do it with young kids

Nature Table and Journal

This week for the storybook summer, we're heading to the woods and getting out and about reading marvellous books and bringing them alive for the ...

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Recipes

Arts & Crafts for Kids

Outer space art project for kids, simple art techniques to produce a solar system picture based on The Magic School Bus: Lost in the Solar System Book

Space Art

It's our last week of storybook summer and we sending off this year series with heading out of this world - whether it's off into space, through to ...

Read More »

Simple craft for kids, a paper plate fish collage ideal for the favourite children's storybook tiddler by Julia Donaldson

Paper Plate Fish Collage

Our last Under the Sea themed book based activity for Storybook Summer is a wonderful paper plate fish collage from Nicola at Crafty Kids at Home who ...

Read More »

Book Based Activities

Outer space art project for kids, simple art techniques to produce a solar system picture based on The Magic School Bus: Lost in the Solar System Book

Space Art

It's our last week of storybook summer and we sending off this year series with heading out of this world - whether it's off into space, through to ...

Read More »

Simple craft for kids, a paper plate fish collage ideal for the favourite children's storybook tiddler by Julia Donaldson

Paper Plate Fish Collage

Our last Under the Sea themed book based activity for Storybook Summer is a wonderful paper plate fish collage from Nicola at Crafty Kids at Home who ...

Read More »

Simple to make Under the Sea Discovery Bottle
Spin Art Rainbow Fish, art and craft activity for the favourite children's storybook The Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister
DIY Mermaid Tiara craft for kids to make and play with bringing alive the storybook Fancy Nancy and the Mermaid Ballet ideal for Summer Role Play
Printing and painting with toys to create under the sea pictures bringing alive the storybook Pout Pout Fish
Ocean Animal Canvas art projects for mixed age groups based on the illustrations in Ocean Themed Storybooks
Get creative this summer with a woodland themed book - The Stickman by Julia Donaldson and create a fantastic simple craft to bring it alive