Spring Sensory Activities part 1 – Herbs

 

Ok – So Spring is my favourite time of year – March has my birthday, plus 2 of my boys’ birthdays, Mothers Day, and Easter is always around the corner. So it is always a time for celebration (lots of cake), but also the warmer weather find us on day tips and the lots of picnics!

It is the time of year the ‘I wonder what I will find in the pockets?’ game during laundry becomes more interesting. ┬áMy boys are avid collectors, and a walk and picnic just isn’t the same without spending time finding lots of precious things to bring home – pine cones, stones, flowers, leaves, bits of bark, shells, bits of crab!!! (we live by the coast).

 

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In the kitchen, it means the return of fresh herbs, I replace the ones that didn’t survive the window sill over winter, with weak supermarket ones, until the home grown ones come into their own in a few months in the garden.

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