Rice and … Rainbows!

Rainbows feature a lot in early years and sensory play. This one was for an Up, Up and Away Sensory Workshop with Giggles Early Years.

Scented rainbow rice – an All Of Me Sensory classic! Love how it is still as fabulous deconstructed!

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Make and Take Versus Pinterest!

Why come to a Make and Take Workshops?

In the age of smart phones, Google and Pinterest there is surely nothing a parent can’t do at home?

Hoping to respond to the eternal eye-rolling, deep-sighing and ‘I’m bored’ cry from children, or the, on the ball, super organised, super motivated, super-caffeinated parent looking to provide all of the entertainment, fun and stimulation, all of the time, can do with a quick online search in an instant?

Absolutely right. 18739920_1462810007115473_1307968060486169004_n (1)

There are unending search engine pages of crafts, activities, DIY , cheap and cheery things to be found online.

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