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Four Easter weekend boredom busters for your kids

11 April 2020 2:03 PM
Tags:
Parenting
Easter weekend
Child Care
Easter eggs
Nikki Bush
Covid 19
lockdown extension
kids' entertainment

Nikki Bush has some easy and fun ideas to entertain the youngsters, using tools you probably have in your cupboards already.

Easter weekend is a little different this year, with the young ones likely chafing at the bit after more than two weeks in lockdown.

Parenting expert Nikki Bush comes to the rescue with some fun ideas including two ways of magicking up your own, home-made Easter eggs.

Marbled eggs. Image: Pixabay.com

We need to raise our children's energy and their immune systems with a little bit of fun. And fun and games and play actually fill children's emotional cups.

Nikki Bush, Parenting expert

Engaging their imagination is also a fantastic way of escaping the current reality.

Nikki Bush, Parenting expert

In the third edition of her four-part series on ensuring you emerge a hero after the shutdown, Bush covers the following activities:

- Craft: Marbled eggs (edible)

- Science: Tornado in a jar

- Cooking: Eggs in a nest

- Home-made game: Beetle

You can download all these fun activities from her website www.toytalk.co.za.

Catch up on the second edition of this series on 702 here. You can also listen to the very first instalment.

For today's ideas, get the details below:


11 April 2020 2:03 PM
Tags:
Parenting
Easter weekend
Child Care
Easter eggs
Nikki Bush
Covid 19
lockdown extension
kids' entertainment