Blog 2018-02-28T14:39:26+00:00

Dye Pasta for Crafts – So Easy!

Dyed pasta in all colours, shapes and sizes is perfect for lots of crafts - you can use it to thread, sort, count and stick. When designing this month’s craft box I thought I would try dying some pasta to include with the mosaic craft. I was so impressed by how quick and easy it was. It was a beautiful day and the pasta was dry and ready to pack within an hour. Try it for yourself - I am sure you have all the ingredients in the kitchen! You will need … Pasta Surgical spirits or white vinegar Food [...]

Bear’s experience with his first Budding Minds Craft Box

Judy MacGregor, Owner and Founder of Fun mamma SA, recently unpacked and tested a Budding Minds Introduction Box with her little Bear. Look and see what they had to say.....

Budding Minds launches Monthly Subscription Craft Box to Inspire Fun Learning

1 November 2017 Cape Town Budding Minds launches their new monthly subscription craft boxes that focus on providing a selection of locally-designed crafts for 3-7 year olds delivered to your doorstep. Each box includes all the supplies and materials required to help parents encourage imagination and sharpen fine motor skills while providing fun and engaging learning. The first boxes have already started shipping in Cape Town and they are ready to take orders from across South Africa. Budding Minds’ creator, Liezl Schulte, shares her goals with this product offering, “I would like to offer children and their parents the pleasure [...]