Play Recipes

I love making homemade art supplies and sensory play materials. So it was no surprise that when I needed watercolors for an art project with the kids and did not have any store bought on hand that I would just make some.  I also have a habit of not

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Once Disney’s FROZEN came out to DVD we bought it to see what all the fuss was about.  I still love watching Disney movies until this day.  Having kids is a good reason to keep up with all the new movies coming out.  We give the movie 2 thumbs

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My oldest wanted to try some Strawberry scented sensory play this summer and I told him we could.  We love fresh strawberries at my house.  Playing with strawberry scented Ice Cream Dough seemed like a must!  We set out to make a list of a few more strawberry inspired

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Slime is such a fun play material.  There are many different ways to make it but for some reason we keep making it the same way over and over.  Soon I need to venture out and try a new recipe.  If you follow my blog you know my boys

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I have been waiting to try a new version to “mud” painting with my kids.  We made mud paintings a few years ago with real mud.  Best birthday gift ever.  My mom watched my then baby “baby brother” while me and the older boys played in fresh mud outside

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We LOVE paint at my house!  The kids love sitting down to paint. Just good old fashion finger paint is one of their favorites.  I love it for those days I only have time to grab and squeeze onto a plate. We also love exploring new paints and homemade

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  My kids love to paint with ice!  We have tried Ice Cube Painting, then Glitter Ice painting, and now Kool Aid Ice Paint.  This is a fun sensory art project for the kids.  They get to explore their senses and create a fun art project in the process.   

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So whats a mom to do with a bag of jelly beans? Eat them, give them away, or why not make sensory paints!     For Valentines Day we made Conversation Heart Sensory Paints.  It was a big hit with the kids.  I wanted to make them some more sensory paints for

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Time for this weeks Spring Activities for Kids brought to you by FSPDT (us) and Learn Play Imagine.  This week is all about PLAYDOUGH! This week I bring you Sunflower Playdough Recipe and Playdough Mat Printable.  Fun spring time playdough and activity for you and the kids.

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For the next few weeks Allison of Learn Play Imagine and FSPDT are going to bring you a fun new series Spring Activities for Kids. Be sure to check back each Monday to see what we have been up to!    We love to paint and we love bird seed.  So why not just for

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Why do you need to make colored salt?   Colored Salt can be fun to use in kid art projects and kid activities.  Adding fun colors to any activity seems to just make it more exciting for kids.  It gives it that visual sensory element that the plain white salt might

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