Sugar Aunts: #colors #finemotor #sensory WATER PLAY (Sensory Paint Play-Part 2)

#colors #finemotor #sensory WATER PLAY (Sensory Paint Play-Part 2)


This is part 2 of a two-part outdoor messy play activity.  If you missed part one, Sensory Paint Play(Part1)  was very fun...Check it out!  We left the bubble wrap/blue paint dry right in the bins overnight.

The next day was another super hot and sunny day.  Add a bin of water and some empty plastic bottles, and let the fun begin.


The paint-y, texture-y, messy play returned when the water was added.

Plus, it's just fun to pour water from bottles.

And put the bottles on your head, of course.

What a fun sensory play experience!

 #FineMotor Play

Baby Girl thought it would be pretty fun to drop the gems and beads into the plastic bottles.  She did this for a LONG time.  That little 'bonk' sound was pretty cool!

and, such a great fine motor task.

{{LOVE this picture!}}


When all of the water was added, we had a blast on this 85 degree day in our BLUE water bin!

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  1. HI there~
    Your blog is adorable...what GREAT ideas! I am thrilled that you left me such a lovely comment at

    And I will look fwd to linking on Sat to your hop!

    Thank you!
    I am following you on FB and will follow on other soc med right now.
    Have a blessed day:)

    1. Thank you so much for joining us! We're glad you were able to stop by :) We saw your message on FB and will follow tonight!

  2. What great pictures and it looks so much fun I wish I had a younger children to watch trying it all out. I know my kids loved water play and so much fun outside on a warm day
    Hi im a new follower from the blog hop and if you have time would love a visit

    1. Thank you for joining us, and for such a nice comment :) We'll stop by right now.

  3. Great pictures, and great fun. Your children are so lucky:). J

  4. Water play on hot days is really enjoyed by everyone. Great sensory idea.

    I would love it if you would come link up at Artsy Play Wednesday.

  5. This is a wonderful way for some water play!! I will be featuring this at Teach Me Tuesday at Preschool Powol Packets this week--thanks so much for linking it up!!


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