Artsy Chocolate

Children learn through play, and playing with food exposes them to new flavours and textures, broadening their palates.

Here is a brilliant idea, that lets kids experiment with food and flex their creative muscles:

Chocolate Painting!

And its really simple!

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Enjoy!

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Bloomin’ Bubbles

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Ah British summers… wasps, rain clouds and anorak weather. No wonder the great indoors can be so appealing at times (especially with a lovely little treat from Cocoa Antics!)

While relaxing on the sofa sometimes sounds ideal, the kids might not appreciate being cramped indoors on a rainy day.

But what happens when all entertainment resources have been consumed? At least an hour of fun can be found in a surprising source:

Warm water, drinking straws and washing up liquid

The method is simple:

  1. Pour a little bit of washing up liquid into a bowl full of warm water (the amount of washing up liquid is completely up to you, more soap equals more bubbles!)
  2. Pour a tiny bit of the bubble mixture on a kitchen table (or any surface you don’t mind getting wet)
  3. Then, taking the drinking straw, put it into the bubble mixture and start blowing!

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Now its your turn to experiment, making all sorts of soapy creations and having good, clean fun!