Play & Inspire

LOL Surprize Dolls: THE ADDICTION! #familyinmotion

Who knew these #LOLsurprizedolls were going to be such a hit… Not gonna lie wish I invented them!! We didn’t know about the craze that was to become the LOL doll when we purchased this one, and if we knew we probably wouldn’t have started the obsession which quickly swept the neighbourhood. Skylar even used...

Colourful #MilkExplosions

COLOURFUL #MILKEXPLOSIONS We absolutely love this experiment as its process somehow makes us believe in MAGIC!! And lets be honest we all want to instil a bit of magic into our children’s days where we can. This experiment is a fun and inexpensive but also has the wow factor for our children so worth a few...

Pasta Jewellery Creations

WE LOVE #PASTA NECKLACES This is a fun and usually pretty readily available activity you can set up to help develop your children’s fine motor skills, concentration and persistence. It is also a meaningful gift to gift to people they love shall they choose (grandma's I hear love to sport the pasta jewellery look) This can...

The Magic of Puff Painting

My Creations
The Magic of Puff Painting What child doesn’t love a bit of #magic in their art creations, this is just bit of a twist on the old #everydaypainting but adds in some fun science concepts as well as a pretty magic 3D result with their pictures in the end which is always a bit special. All...

Creative Nature Frames

Collage Frames This is such a fun open-ended activity and can be adapted and used in so many ways… and can be extended by letting your children take part in collecting the items for the experience. You could even go for a nature walk as a family making it even more of a special activity or...

Do you have toilet trouble too???

Great Fun
Muhahahaha did i get you with that title? I hate to break it to you but I'm not really going to tell you about our real life #toilettroubles but we will talk toilets!!! One must always own a classy toilet squirting in your face game… (In this case #ToiletTrouble is your game by Hasbro) Skylar was...

Magic Ice

Create a beautiful Necklace
Exploring the process of freezing and melting Let's be honest there isn’t much magic to this experience for our old adult eyes but children are so lucky they still get the excited twinkle in their eyes as they explore new concepts and question “whys and hows”. For our magic ice experiment you are really exploring the...

Colour Explosions

Colour Explosions Anything vinegar and baking soda is an absolute hit in our house… and we have found many a ways to use it but I do try to incorporate some sneaky fine motor development in, at the same time as exploring science conceptions such as reactions. "This experience is one where you might just have...

Beach hopping- North Island NZ

Beach hopping New Zealand has some of the most beautiful beaches near and far. Why not go on a beach hop with your family and see how many beaches you can explore and cover. Or take a special trip to some of New Zealand's most known spots such as; Cathedral Cove: where you can explore the...

Camp the nights away

Camp the nights away Camping is always a super fun family experience step away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and take some time reconnecting as a family. Try a family camping trip where you can fish in the lake, toast marshmallows over a fire, swim in a lake or go kayaking. Up with...

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