I decided to include this fun activity with our St. Patrick’s day stuff because we made the paints in rainbow colours. This activity is beyond easy and fun. I made one for each of the kids so they wouldn’t have to share and there would be no fighting over who got what colour and so on. That was brilliant. It was beautiful, quiet play time. The kids really adored this and played in the tub until the water was cold. I had to fully drain the tub and re-fill it with warm water so I could still give them a bath and get them clean after all this fun. I think they would have played for hours. If you have some foaming shaving cream and food colouring, you can make your very own rainbow bath paint. Just for the record, I have white bathroom tiles and it washed right off beautifully. Here’s how to make it:
What you’ll need:
foaming shaving cream – I got the stuff for sensitive skin
container – I used a silicone muffin pan and it was beyond perfect
How to make it:
1. squirt some foaming shaving cream in each of the 6 compartments of your muffin tin
2. add food colouring to each one to make whatever colours you want – I did rainbow colours. Mix them up well.
3. give to your kiddo in the tub and let them have a blast!
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