Here’s a super art technique to try with kids that’s just right for winter months: wax crayon water paint frosty pictures.
Turn a simple cardboard box into a fabulous Winter Wonderland for lots of creative imaginary play and storytelling.
Winter wonderland imaginary play [Read more…]
This is an easy homemade white clay recipe that’s perfect for making a snowflake mobile. Add glitter for extra sparkle!
Snowflake mobile with homemade white clay recipe
Add some creative rhyme and writing to your day with these winter poems and easy poetry prompts for children.
Winter poems for children
This really is a super yummy, very easy Christmas biscuit recipe. We make several batches each year, as they’re great for decorating the tree, giving as gifts… and eating yourself!
Easy Christmas biscuit recipe [Read more…]
Join me for a free winter workshop as part of my Seasons School. With ideas and resources for winter solstice activities for children, this workshop is a gentle way to connect with the seasons this December.
A free winter workshop for you and your children
One of the highlights of the Just So festival is the paper lantern parade on the Saturday night. All day on the Friday and Saturday families had been busy in the mess tent, weaving, gluing and sticking to make lanterns from a combination of willow and tissue paper, and by the Saturday night 360 paper lanterns had been made for the evening parade. The lanterns are easy to make and are a magical craft for the winter solstice, Halloween or Bonfire Night.