Author Archives: laureng

DIY wrapping paper!

Often when a child receives a gift they are thrilled and shriek with excitement whilst playing with… the wrapping paper. Children just have this intense fascination with wrapping paper and presents. The idea of gift giving and receiving is one we learn and enjoy from a young age. Why not make your gifts that little […]

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Delicious dairy free ice cream!

Are you looking for a healthy alternative for dessert? Do you have a family member or friend with an allergy? Well we have a dairy free recipe for you! Serves two Ingredients 2 x cups frozen mango 2 x tablespoons of coconut cream Blender or food processor Method Place frozen mango into the blender or food […]

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Teaching Children Kindness

Our lives are getting busier, we are working longer hours and our children participate in more and more extracurricular activities. It is important that we teach our children to the principles of kindness to assist them with the many interactions they will have throughout their lives. . Kindness is also equated with good manners. As […]

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Egg carton caterpillar!

Many children have a unique fascination with creepy crawlies and any kind of animal that can be found in their very own backyard. With the weather heating up what a perfect time of year to explore outside and make beautiful creations inspired by nature! This is an egg-cellent (oh come one how could we not!) […]

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Wax watercolour painting!

Watercolour paints are great way for children (and adults!) to experiment and create art. We used some household items to make cool invisible messages on paper and then used watercolour paints to watch the hidden messages appear! This is an excellent expression activity for children, as the artwork possibilities are endless. Items needed: White paper […]

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Sweet Potato Brownies Recipe

These brownies are a great way to add another serve of vegetables into children’s meals in the form of a chocolate treat! Serves: 12 Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 30 mins Total time: 40 mins   Ingredients 1 medium sweet potato (orange) – 2-3 cups when grated 2 whole eggs ½ cup melted coconut oil ⅓ cup honey […]

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