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Kool-Aid and Jell-O coloured (and scented) cloud dough

Kool-Aid and Jell-O coloured and scented cloud dough - sounds interesting!

Cute boat sandbox

Like the old boat sandbox. Desire Empire: Beach Home Decor: Awesome boat sandbox diy kids outdoor play area idea fun-diy-projects

Childhood Beckons: Art And Play: The Nature Way - Sand

A modified moon sand recipe: 3 cups corn starch, cups cold water, 6 cups flour. Mix corn starch and water until smooth(ish). Add flour one cups at a time.

Facebook Twitter Google+ PinterestI mentioned this last week, but J is still really into shaking out spices these days.  “Shake shake Mamma?”  is heard any time I get close to the kitchen.  So, again, I’m tapping into that want by setting up a fun activity for him. It was super simple to set up, and …

Painting with Sand

Toothpicks plus marshmallows make for edible construction fun

*DONE* Fun Activities/Traditions With Kids: Mini Marshmallow construction. Give them toothpicks and you've got a good hour of down time.

Fun Kids Outdoor Summer Art Activity - Ice Paint DIY Tutorial by growing a jeweled rose

Outdoor DIY Summer Activities for Kids

Ice painting is a fun way to cool off during the hot summer months. This website even has a substitution for children under the age of two who will want to put the ice paint in their mouths: kool-aid ice.

Painting the snow is so fun!  Here are two fun ways to make snow paint

Painting the snow is such a fun way to play and create! Scented Snow Paint: Kool-aid packets, Water, and Squirt bottles

Glow in the dark Silly Putty - make it yourself

Glow in the dark Silly Putty - make it yourself. Glue Glow in the dark paint (. we tried several. So far "glo away" by Plaid gave the best glow).