Make your own dinosaur footprint stamps and create tracks as you bring to life the storybook Dinosaurs Everywhere

DIY Dinosaur Tracks – Sponge Painting

On our second day of this years Storybook Summer – we’re visiting the Land Before Time again and sharing a fun activity for the book – Dinosaurs Everywhere [affiliate link] and welcoming Jaimi from The Stay at Home Mom Survival Guide to share a fun activity for some DIY Dinosaur tracks that I know will…

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dinosaur-feet

Easy Simple Dinosaur Feet

We’re kicking off this year’s Story Book Summer with a favourite from last year that I am republishing as it’s such an easy and simple activity that will keep the kids entertained making and then playing at being Dinosaurs. The book linked isEdwina, The Dinosaur Who Didn’t Know She Was Extinct [affiliate link] by Mo Willems…

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Simple Ice Pop Recipe ideal for summer that kids can make themselves with 3 of their 5 a day included and a sneaky delicious way to get them to eat and enjoy new foods.

Kiwi Rainbow Ice Pops

We’re almost half way through our Cooking with Kids A to Z and this week it is K for Kiwi. One of the reasons I started the series was to get my kids to try new food and also learn some cooking skills. Kiwi is one of the foods that the kids had never tried…

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Learning Activities

Play the classic outdoor game Pooh Sticks with your family this summer, bring alive the classic storybook House at Pooh Corner and the famous game that WInnie the Pooh Invents

Pooh Sticks

There seems to be a bit of a theme this week and we're fascinated by sticks, we've ordered and sorted plus on our recent camping trip they became toys ...

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Family Life & Parenting

Preserve those summer vacation memories with this simpleDIY family vacation memory jar

Vacation Memory Jar

I take a lot of pictures when we are away - in fact every day I take a lot of pictures part of that is because I love capturing my children in moments ...

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Recipes

Simple Ice Pop Recipe ideal for summer that kids can make themselves with 3 of their 5 a day included and a sneaky delicious way to get them to eat and enjoy new foods.

Kiwi Rainbow Ice Pops

We're almost half way through our Cooking with Kids A to Z and this week it is K for Kiwi. One of the reasons I started the series was to get my kids ...

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Arts & Crafts for Kids

dinosaur-feet

Easy Simple Dinosaur Feet

We're kicking off this year's Story Book Summer with a favourite from last year that I am republishing as it's such an easy and simple activity that ...

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Book Based Activities

dinosaur-feet

Easy Simple Dinosaur Feet

We're kicking off this year's Story Book Summer with a favourite from last year that I am republishing as it's such an easy and simple activity that ...

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