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Giveaway: Stunning Dreamcatcher Light Light

Aloka sleepy night light
Phillipa, a Brisbane mum of two, founded My Night Light a decade ago. At the time Phillipa was sleep deprived due to her young child being afraid of the dark. She discovered the powers of a night light that offered a calming presence to her children. Fast forward 10 years, and My Night Light offers the best range of lighting products for families, including the elegant Aloka night lights.  We are thrilled to partner with My Night Light this month to offer our Making Rainbows customers a chance to win a Aloka Dreamcatcher night light (as featured below). View the entire range here. This is such a …Read more  »



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Making Rainbows & Wesley Hospital Partnership

Making Rainbows is pleased to announce a partnership with The Wesley Hospital. The Wesley provides continued care right from before birth, to settling bub in at home. The Making Rainbows team visited their first class maternity ward to talk about the benefits of music, movement and sensory play for babies. A special discount for Wesley parents will be hitting the wards soon!  Making Rainbows founder and director, Bernadette Clegg, got the best surprise when she walked into one of the large maternity rooms. She met 2 day old Beatrix with her Mummy and Daddy and recognised the parents as previous Making Rainbows clients! …Read more  »



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How to Make Rainbow Rice for Sensory Play

how to make coloured rice for sensory play
Making Rainbows strive to provide a wide variety of sensory experiences in our classes. One of our popular activities is rainbow or coloured rice. The wonderful thing is it's super easy to make at home too!  What you need Uncooked rice Food colouring Ziplock bags Tray with foil Instructions 1. Place a handful of rice in a ziplock bag. 2. Seal the bag and rub the outside to coat the rice evenly with the colouring. Add more colouring and repeat the process until you have the desired colour saturation. 3. Repeat this process with different colours. Use a separate ziplock …Read more  »



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How to Make a No Sew Rainbow Tutu

There's something extremely happy about a rainbow tutu. If you want to try your hand at making one but you don't have a sewing machine -- no worries! Below are instructions on how to make a rainbow tutu without the need for any sewing.  What you can use the tutu for Birthday party craft Princess dress up party Dress ups & make believe  Christmas (use white, red, green or gold tulle instead of rainbow) Making Rainbow classes What you need Thick elastic (1 metre) Tulle preferably soft tulle so it’s doesn’t itch you can also use organza you will need …Read more  »



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Giveaway: Family Mats

This month, we are partnering with our friends, Recycled Mats to giveaway a round 2.7m or 3m family mat.  Recycled Mats produced the mats we use in our class from week to week, and you can win a family-sized version for your home in a variety of colours and patterns. These mats are brilliant for family life because they are so easy to clean. Use them inside the home, in an outdoor area, or take one to your next picnic or beach outing. Recycled mats are: made using 100% recycled polypropylene soft and comfortable long-lasting UV treated lightweight and easy to …Read more  »



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