Egg Carton Chicken (filled with chocolate eggs)

Egg Carton Chicky - materials you need

Today, Bec, mum of 3, is sharing a cute Easter gift idea to make with kids using a recycled egg carton. Materials Egg carton Paint (or you can use texta) Stapler Felt scraps (if you don't have felt scraps, you can use cardboard) Craft glue Permanent Marker Solid eggs (to fill) What to do 1. Cut two cups from the egg carton. Be sure to cut deep up into the V on one side as this will make the tail on the base cup. (See picture … [Read more...]

Egg Carton Nature Hunt

egg sorting tray

I did this particular sorting tray with my son and daughter in the backyard about 4 years ago, and I remembered it today.  I guess I'm missing those long days, just a little, when the younger kids weren't at school at we had the time to meander more.   This is such a simple activity, and my children loved the idea of exploring, collecting and sorting items from nature in a special sorting tray, so I'm sharing it today and other simple … [Read more...]

Easter Craft: Egg Carton Chicky

Easter Craft: Egg Carton Easter Egg Chicky

This Easter Egg Carton Chicky is easy and cheap to make, relatively mess free and so cute! Materials Egg Carton Yellow, Orange and Black Texter Scissors Feather Instructions You can find the instruction on this video, presented by my daughter, Flossie (no that is not her real name).   1. Cut around one egg space in the bottom of the egg carton. 2. Trim the bottom so the chick will sit evenly. 3. Colour the … [Read more...]