For our afternoon teas throughout Easter we've enjoyed little easter eggs.
The simple easter egg has provided a lot of activity, independence and satisfaction.
First, carefully choosing which colours from the selection, then unwrapping them slowly and placing the foil in the bowl, all the while developing fine motor skills and concentration. Finally, the chocolate is revealed ready for eating!
My little 19mo would stretch her arms out with a great sense of achievement... and on her face an expression bursting with happiness! "I did this all by myself!"