• Fun

    Playdough Monsters

    This post contains affiliate links. For more information read the disclaimer and privacy policy. We have monsters in the house! Playdough monsters that is. These silly creatures are so fun and easy to make, even for toddlers. They are also great for fine motor skill development and sparking imagination. There are no rules or instructions other than “Don’t eat the googly eyes!”. Create your own monsters with almost no preparation required and items you already have at home. Materials Playdough – homemade, store-bought, any colors, the brighter the better googly eyes in different sizes pipe cleaners, popsicle sticks, glitter, buttons, straws …… anything you can think of and already have…

  • Crafts,  Fun

    2 Ingredient Cloud Dough

    2 ingredient cloud dough and the likes have always been a big hit in this household and especially when I taught preschool. It is not only fun but it also helps with hand-eye coordination and fine motor skill development. Cloud dough is super soft and pliable and only requires two ingredients that you probably already have at home: cornstarch and hair conditioner. It is quick to make, Gluten free and doesn’t require any cooking. How to make cloud dough You need: 2 cups of cornstarch 1 cup of cheap and preferable white hair conditioner food coloring (optional) mixing bowl Mix the cornstarch and conditioner together until it forms a soft…