Tag Archives: sensory play

Baking rusks = a great sensory activity

My kids have always enjoyed eating rusks (South African “dry biscuit” that you dip into your tea) but after our recent holiday in South Africa they have returned slightly rusk obsessed and they are not cheap to buy in the … Continue reading

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SPD – It is getting easier

If you are a parent with an SPD kiddie I hope after reading this you get some encouragement.  Yesterday we did an outing with our two SPD kiddies, an outing that just last year would have been difficult and yesterday … Continue reading

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Skwooshi Magic !!

My kids and I were recently given some Skwooshi, never heard of it ?  Think of play dough and Kinetic Sand combined and this stuff does not dry out – yes you heard me – you can leave it out … Continue reading

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Rainbow Rice and some Read and reveal word cards

The number sensory bin was such a hit with my youngest so I wanted to try another one but this time using his letters. I started off by dying some rice.  For this I normally buy the cheapest Rice that … Continue reading

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Counting and sensory tubs with some cauldron fun

I am trying to include more tactile activities especially with my youngest so today we used some sensory tubs while we practiced our counting. I started off  with the kids mixed bean tub (this tub actually stays in the kids … Continue reading

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My SPD kiddies really battle with transition

Transition for this SPD mommy is often the final straw that breaks my back.  If you are a mummy with SPD kiddies you probably know all about transition but for those of you who are wondering – “What is this … Continue reading

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Ballet Show and Hama Bead coasters

This past weekend my daughter participated in 2 ballet shows.  She loves her ballet and was very excited but we knew beforehand that the weekend was going to be a sensory overload weekend for her.  I wanted her to prove … Continue reading

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