Tag Archives: play

How to Make a Rainbow Salt Writing Tray

A rainbow salt writing tray consists of a tray like container with a colourful rainbow [...]

Spooky Halloween Crafts for Kids

Things are starting to look spooky around Mud Mates headquarters, and it’s all due to [...]

Having Fun Making Giant Bubbles

Making giant bubbles has got to rank as one of the most exciting things to [...]

7 Nature Play Activities for Younger Kids

Nature and kids are a match made in heaven! Nature never ceases to captivate, entertain [...]

Outdoor Play Activities for Under 2s

Get ready for some outdoor play activities ideal for the under twos. There’ll be fun, [...]

Using Backyard Loose Parts to Calm Kids

Thank you to our guest author, Rachel McFedries, Occupational Therapist. What are ‘loose parts’? They [...]

8 Fun Sandpit Play Ideas

Sandpit play is never boring! An awesome sensory experience, my kids spent hours and hours [...]

Handy Items to Pack for a Summer Holiday with Kids

The end of the year is coming up fast, and you know what that means… [...]


How to Keep Sane When Encouraging Messy Play

If encouraging messy play in your house sounds as far fetched as living on Mars, [...]


Fizzing Shaving Cream Car Wash

This fizzing shaving cream car wash is an awesome outdoor messy play and sensory play [...]