Category Archives: Kids Crafts & Activities

Fun Spring Art Ideas for Children

With the arrival of spring, it’s the perfect opportunity for some spring art ideas that [...]

5 Cute Egg Carton Crafts for Kids

It’s time to put your creative hats on (or rather for your child to put [...]

Nature Suncatcher Crafts for All Seasons

My kids are huge fans of things that sparkle, so it’s no surprise that they [...]


Caterpillar Crafts for Kids

Springtime caterpillars have fascinated my kids for years, so I have quite a few ideas [...]

How to Make a Pom Pom Shooter

Even though here at Mud Mates HQ we relish and recognise the importance of outdoor [...]

Autumn Crafts for Kiwi Kids

As the leaves start falling, it’s time to get creative with autumn crafts and art [...]

How to Make Paper Mache Bowls

Paper mache is a traditional craft which is fun for kids of all ages. These [...]

How to Make Homemade Ice Cream

Doesn’t the idea of eating homemade ice cream sound so appealing! The truth is though, [...]

6 Awesome Kids Role Play Props

Imaginative play or role playing is how children learn and make sense of their world. [...]


8 Fun Nature Art Activities for Kids

There’s more to art than using just paper, paint and glue. With a whole world [...]