8 Benefits of Finger Painting (and how to do it without the mess!)

8 Benefits of Finger Painting (and how to do it without the mess!)

Finger painting is such a fun activity for babies and preschoolers to participate in. The benefits are undeniable and with a bit of planning and preparation you can set up a finger painting activity for your child with minimal stress and mess. It’s a great way to have fun and bond with your child. Be a fun mum, try finger painting today!

What is Magic Corn?

What is Magic Corn?

Magic Corn is unlike any art and craft material you’ve ever used before! It’s made of cornstarch and food colouring making it completely non-toxic ...
Easy Peasy Valentines Day Activities

Easy Peasy Valentines Day Activities

We love any excuse for some crafty activities and seeing as Valentines Day is coming up we thought we’d share some of our favourites.

These activities can also be reused for other special occasions such as Birthdays, Fathers Day and Mothers Day. We’ve made it easy for you and linked the printables you require within the blog.

Australian Flag Printable

Free Australia Day Printables

Have some fun with your kids this Australia Day with our FREE printables. Teach them all about what makes our country so diverse and beautiful. Tag us in your pictures (@castle_and_kite) so we can see your kids enjoying our Australia Day craft.
Toddler activities to develop fine motor skills

It's raining, it's pouring...the indoors is boring!

It's been raining for quite a few days now on the so called sunny Gold Coast. If your kids are starting to go stir-crazy from being inside (like ...
did you know we have a youtube channel?

Let us entertain you

Did you know we have a You Tube Channel that you can subscribe to. We have loads of stuff on there that our kids (and us) love. It's yo...