Pirate Birthday Party

 Create a homemade pirate party for kids with recycled materials and lots of creative good fun!pirate collage text

We recently had a pirate themed birthday party for Pop’s third birthday, which she has been requesting for the past 6 months! As with all our parties, I like

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Pirate Island Play Dough Storytelling Prompt!

Use black sparkly play dough to create a pirate island small world play scene, and use it as a springboard for creative story telling with kids! A wonderfully tactile, hands on and imaginative way to get children excited about early literacy play. Pirate Island Play Dough Storytelling Prompt!

Mini Pirate Treasure Chest

We made an easy treasure box from a little box, some paint and shiny paper! Ever since our recent visit to see the lovely Maggy (Red Ted Art) and her children, Cakie has been desperate to make a little pirate treasure box, as Red Ted had a real one that

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DIY Pirate Map and Treasure Hunt Games!

You may remember that we have been having plenty of fun with all things Pirate related recently, from the picture books we’ve been reading to the treasure chest that we made! pirate island treasure map The next logical step was to make a pirate treasure map and I have

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Small World Play: Pirate Treasure Island

 We made a really fun and simple small world play scene to go along with our pirate theme- a treasure island made from sand! I lined our garden tray with various scraps of blue wrapping paper to represent the sea, then formed a little mound from slightly damp sand to

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