Playing in the mud can make you happier. Scientists have discovered something that children have always known - playing in the mud can lift your mood. Recent studies have revealed that dirt contains microsopic bacteria called Mycobacterium vaccae which increases the levels of seratonin in our brains, helping to relax, soothe and calm. Children Plays, Outdoor Activities, Kids Stuff, Mud Plays, 10 Reasons, We R Big, Outdoor Plays, Classroom Ideas, Big Advocate
Mud Pie Kitchen - I can see little ones having a lot of harmless fun with one of these this summer!
Tons of ideas for sensory play from Growing A Jeweled Rose. This page is a resource for many sensory play activities using shaving cream, water beads, cooked pasta, goop, water, making sensory bins and much more.
A must try activity for kids- Ghost mud is a gloriously soapy & squishily AMAZING mud that leaves kids smelling fresh and clean. Add black craft foam shapes so kids can make ghosts in their ghost mud - Fabulous & glorious FUN.....and kids get to make this wonderful mud themselves, too!
mobile mud patch - easy way to create a temporary mud kitchen in a wheel barrow. Great for summer play or a messy play date. (happy hooligans )