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As I type, my seven year old is busy mixing together a concoction which will become quicksand for his lego figures. I shudder to think what he is putting in his mixture, but I do know he has been in the pantry and the fridge to source just the right ingredients.
So it only seems fitting that we spotlight play ideas that centre around mixing up concoctions, potions and brews.
Mixing shaving cream and powdered paints over at Play Create Explore:
Mixing 'silly sand' over at Adventures at Play
Mixing with flour over at Playful Learners
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