50 Simple Indoor Activities for Kids Stuck at Home

Looking for activities to keep children entertained? Here are 50 more boredom busters for young kids to explore. Each activity is simple to set up, costs nothing & uses items you can easily find around your home.

50 Simple Outdoor Activities for Kids Stuck at Home

If your children are stuck at home & you're looking for activities to keep them entertained, here are 50 Simple Outdoor Activities for them to explore. Each activity is easy to set up, costs nothing & uses items you can easily find from around your home.


Paper Shamrock Spinners for St Patrick's Day

These Shamrock Spinners are perfect to make for St Patrick's Day. Made from just 3 strips of paper & a straw they're a fun, simple craft for all ages.


10 Simple Recycled Plant Pots for Kids to make this Spring!

The weather may still be a little chilly but we're starting to plant our veg & flower seeds indoors ready to go out in the Spring. Instead of using small plastic plant pots we'll be making our own pots again this year which not only helps to reduce plastic, but also saves some pennies & encourages some creativity too. Making your own plant pots is a great opportunity for kids to explore the impact materials have on the planet, & how simple actions can make a big difference.

Here are 10 simple quick & easy recycled plant pots that kids can make from items you'll find around your home.


DIY Seed Paper Bees - Made from Recycled Newspaper

These Seed Paper Bees are a great eco-friendly activity for kids. Fun & simple to create they're made from recycled newspaper & once planted they'll transform into wildflowers packed full of pollen for the bees to enjoy this summer. A neat way to explore recyclable materials, simple science, conservation & sustainability.

Exploring Lent with Young Kids - 40 Nature Activities (includes Free Printable)

Lent is almost here & this year we're doing something a little different from previous years. Recently I've noticed how few Leten resources there are for younger children, so this year I've created "40 Nature Activities for Young Kids this Lent" with super simple activities to explore every day.


Designed primarily for children under 5yrs (but adaptable for older kids) there's a range of activities to explore. You'll find things to do in all weathers, activities to enjoy during different times of the day, & what's great about these cards is that you can pick & choose which ones to explore, when & where.  

Rainbow Friendship Sticks exploring Diversity - 'Let's Stick Together'

 My kiddo created these Rainbow Friendship Sticks for her friends this week & I absolutely adore them. So simple to create, with a message that comes straight from the heart.

DIY Seed Paper Hearts - Plant & Grow Wildflowers for the Bees

These DIY Seed Paper Hearts are a great eco-friendly craft for kids to make for Valentine's Day. They're super simple to make & are a great gift to share with friends. What's more once planted these little hearts will grow beautiful wildflowers for bees & butterflies to enjoy later in the year. Here's how we made them.


Share New Year Wishes with homemade Wishing Stars

Share a new year wish with these adorable Clay Wishing Stars. They're a perfect gift & ideal for spreading a little love, joy, peace & hope at the beginning of January & throughout the year ahead. 


Magic Eco-friendly Reindeer Food for Kids to Make

Looking for Reindeer Food that doesn't contain glitter?
This Reindeer Food is eco-friendly & contains a magic ingredient to help Rudolph's nose glow! A great 'green' alternative to the traditional recipe, & one which helps local wildlife too. Children of all ages will love creating this ready for the reindeer to enjoy on Christmas Eve.