1. A Sea MermaidOne plastic bottle, a piece of a potato sack (similar to our Merida greeting card ), a few sea shells, some green paper and markers for drawing faces. Quickly and easily we got a mermaid:
2. Beach in a bottle
We used them for everything but the swimming:
The kids really love to blow soap bubbles, however, they quickly spill the liquid, so it is good to know that you can prepare it yourself, from the ingredients you probably already have in your kitchen.
5. Homemade children paint
After you've prepared some of these homemade colors, let the kids paint on a canvas (actually an old sheet in our case):
It does not matter if you are far away from the sea, you can still make sea toys. Bucket of water is just enough large for these sweet boats to sail:
Great for windy days ... and in almost no time. See here for a tutorial.
Very similar, but yet so different from play dough. Only two ingredients (again from your kitchen) and a lot of "messy" fun:
I wish all of you to have a great summer, fulfilled with kids fun!