Activity Inspiration

Spooky Tangerines

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Spooky Tangerines

All you need is a black sharpie and some tangerines to create a healthy, spooky snack.  Last night my daughter ate five of these fun Jack O’Lantern cuties!

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Fun Grasshead Tutorial for Kids

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Fun Grasshead Tutorial for Kids

Our Grasshead Tutorial Time: 30 minutes (plus growing time), Difficulty: Easy   Bramble the Super Cool Grasshead The past few months we were experimenting with activities to include in our May Bramble Box which has a gardener theme.  We toyed with the idea of including grasshead kits in our box as an activity but they […]

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Easter Chick Craft Instructions

Easter Chick Craft Instructions

What’s cuter than a fluffy Easter chick?  These fluffy friends are a breeze to make and are the prefect size for storing in a little egg carton, for some pretend play fun! Peeling and sticking on the eyes and nose and placing them into an egg carton is great for practicing those fine motor skills. […]

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Superhero Cuffs – Pretend Play !

Superhero Cuffs – Pretend Play !

How to Make Superhero Pretend Play Cuffs! Here are some instructions for how to make your very own superhero cuffs.  A fun craft with a materials you’ll probably already have on hand at home. Mess: Moderate, Time: 10 Minutes plus drying time, Adult Assistance: Moderate You will need: Toilet paper tubes Paint (metallic or glitter […]

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3 Things to Do with Baby Soda Bottles

3 Things to Do with Baby Soda Bottles

Our October Wizard Bramble Box contained both test tubes and water gel crystals.  Once you are done with the activities in your kit here are a few more to try. There are lots of activities you can do with baby soda bottles and water gel crystals (both of which you can find in our Wizard’s […]

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Halloween Activities: How to Make Fizzing, Melting Frogs!

Halloween Activities: How to Make Fizzing, Melting Frogs!

Time: 30mins – 1hour, Mess Level – High, Difficulty Level – Easy So with Halloween almost here we have been trying out some fun but spooky activities.  For those who got our October Wizard Bramble Box, instructions on how to make your own fizzing, melting frogs are included in your kit. This is a very […]

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How Soda Bottles are Made from Preformed Baby Soda Bottles!

How Soda Bottles are Made from Preformed Baby Soda Bottles!

Our October Wizard boxes contained baby soda bottles (as test tubes).  These little, preformed tubes make excellent test tubes but they are also used to form the water and soda bottles we see in our stores and refrigerators.  Here is a video which shows how the preformed, baby soda bottles are made and transformed into […]

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Go Fishing! Indoor fishing and learning. Letter, number and word recognition.

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Go Fishing! Indoor fishing and learning. Letter, number and word recognition.

This game is usually made with the use of small magnets and metal objects such as washers or paper clips. Avoid the danger of small magnets with this super simple indoor fishing game! The materials and instructions for this game were included in the September Bramble Box.  To recreate this craft at home you will […]

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Easy Pretend Play Camping Lantern Tutorial

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Easy Pretend Play Camping Lantern Tutorial

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Let’s Go (Indoor) Pretend Play Camping!

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Let’s Go (Indoor) Pretend Play Camping!

This month’s Bramble Box theme is Let’s Go Camping! In addition to the crafts and activity ideas included in your Camping Bramble Box, here are some ideas to help you add to the box theme and extend play even further! Campfire Activities There’s no better place to gather together than around a campfire. Why not […]

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