Try this easy bubble mix recipe and more bubbly fun!

Who likes bubbles? We all like bubbles! They’re quiet, mess-free and calming. So why not have even more fun with bubbles using our ideas below. Suitable for kids of all ages, they’re BURSTING with fun!

1) Bubble, bubble: a tried-and-tested bubble mix that really works!

What you’ll need: 240ml warm water, 115g sugar, 120ml washing-up liquid

What to do:

1. Help your little pour the sugar into the warm water, and stir until it dissolves.
2. Add the washing-up liquid and give it a good shake.
3. Wait an hour or so for it to mix, then use!

2) Bubble wand: super-easy and super-fun!

What you’ll need: bubble mix and pipe cleaners

What to do:

1. Get your little one to bend the end of a pipe cleaner into a loop (so that it resembles a bubble wand).
2. Pour some bubble mix into a bowl, then have fun dipping the wand in and blowing lots of perfect bubbles!

3) Bubble art: for a painting that POPS!

What you’ll need: paint, washing-up liquid, straws, plain paper

What to do:

1. Mix half a cup of water, a squirt of washing-up liquid and paint into cups (one for each colour).
2. Ask your child to blow through a paper straw into the cup to create bubbles. Make sure that they know not to suck!
3. Take a piece of paper and press over the bubbles to make a print.
4. Repeat with all the colours until you’ve filled the paper with beautiful bubble prints.

4) Bubble chase: a fun game that will get you all moving!

What you’ll need: bubbles!

What to do:

1. Blow some bubbles in the air, then get your little one to run around and see how many they can pop!
2. Now it’s your turn – can you pop more or less?

5) Bubble tag: don’t let them get you!

What you’ll need: bubbles!

What to do:

1. Blow some bubbles all around the room.
2. Can your child avoid being touched by any?
3. If a bubble touches them, they have to freeze until all the bubbles have landed!

So there are lots of lovely bubbly ideas for you and your little one.