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Creative Christmas Day 16: Easy Christmas Candy Cane

| December 16, 2012 | 5 Comments
Creative Christmas Day 16: Easy Christmas Candy Cane

December really is flying by and already we can bring you Day 16 of your Virtual Advent Calendar! Only 8 days to go and we are “all done”. The Creative Christmas Countdown is a series of activities to do with your kids during the advent season. Each day, we bring you a need idea by […]

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Super Simple Christmas Wreath Craft

| December 14, 2012 | 13 Comments
Super Simple Christmas Wreath Craft

Recently, I was asked to write a simple craft idea for Organic Milk and their “No Nonsense Christmas Guide“… the idea being that you give the kids a range of activities to keep them happy and busy, whilst you get on with the last minute Christmas preparations. So today, I would love to share these […]

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Recycled Christmas Ornaments

| December 14, 2012 | 11 Comments
Recycled Christmas Ornaments

I made these recycled Christmas Ornaments “on a whim”, earlier in the week and thought I would share these with you today. Not only are they “recycled”, but they are also lovely keepsakes. The green Christmas Tree Ornament is made from one of Pip Squeak’s (stained) cardigans and the snowman is made from one Red […]

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Creative Christmas Day 14: Santa Treats

| December 14, 2012 | 3 Comments
Creative Christmas Day 14: Santa Treats

We are already on Day 14 of the Creative Christmas Countdown. My how time flies, it will be Christmas in no time!! I hope you have been enjoying this Virtual Advent Calendar brought to you by Creative With Kids, Red Ted Art and all those AMAZING 24 Kid bloggers. So many different and diverse ideas […]

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Creative Christmas Day 12: Paper Plate Bow Wreath

| December 12, 2012 | 3 Comments
Creative Christmas Day 12:  Paper Plate Bow Wreath

And already we are on Day 12 of the Creative Christmas Countdown, a virtual advent calendar created to you by Creative With Kids , Red Ted Art and 24 wonderful Kid Bloggers! I hope you have been enjoying the calendar to date. Not only will you find a fun Christmassy activity, but also a “tip of the day” […]

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Kids Craft: Santa Corks (& Santa Bowling)

| December 12, 2012 | 28 Comments
Kids Craft: Santa Corks (& Santa Bowling)

So! Today I have a quirky little craft that can go “two ways”: either you make our cute little Santa Craft and hang it up on your tree as an ornament. Or you make at least 6 of these and create your very own little Santa Craft bowling game. Which will it be? We set […]

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Creative Christmas Day 10: Decorated Windows

| December 10, 2012 | 5 Comments
Creative Christmas Day 10: Decorated Windows

Welcome back to Day 10 of your Creative Christmas Countdown, so wonderful to still have you along our Christmas Advent journey! For those of you unfamiliar, the Creative Christmas Countdown, is a Virtual Advent Calendar of fun kid activities, brought to you by Creative With Kids , Red Ted Art and 24 wonderful Kid Bloggers! Hopefully you will […]

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Quick Craft: Santa Stickman

| December 9, 2012 | 6 Comments
Quick Craft: Santa Stickman

You may know that we have a soft spot for “Stick Men”. We have made quite a few in our crafty times.. and they are a firm favourite after a walk in the park. xx From Summer 2011 – see the original stickman craft post here. From Autumn 2010 – see the original post + […]

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Creative Christmas Day 8 – Naughty or Nice

| December 8, 2012 | 5 Comments
Creative Christmas Day 8 – Naughty or Nice

It is Day 8 of the Creative Christmas Countdown! Your virtual advent calendar to see you through to Christmas. Brought to you by Creative With Kids , Red Ted Art and 24 wonderful Kid Bloggers!! Today it is time to find out whether you have been Naughty or Nice! Oh-oh! Which haev you been? The craft is […]

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Teacher Appreciation Card for Christmas

| December 6, 2012 | 7 Comments
Teacher Appreciation Card for Christmas

I just wanted to share with you  the Teacher Christmas Card that the children in Red Ted’s class have been working on. We decided to make a “Christmas Tree” for the teachers, decorated with “photo baubles”, as well as hand coloured in baubles by each of the children. I have to say the children’s baubles […]

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Creative Christmas Day 6 – DIY Christmas Storybooks

| December 6, 2012 | 1 Comment
Creative Christmas Day 6 – DIY Christmas Storybooks

Welcome to Day 6 of the Creative Christmas Countdown - a virtual advent calendar to keep you and your kids busy this advent season (as if you are not busy enough, right?! Hehehe). The activities are designed to be simple, fun things you can do at home to make advent MAGICAL. Brought to you by Creative With […]

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Kids Craft: Easy Mini Gingerbread Houses

| December 5, 2012 | 36 Comments
Kids Craft: Easy Mini Gingerbread Houses

Welcome back to this week’s Kids Craft. How I love the Chirstmas Crafts season. There are so many wonderful and delightful Christmas Crafts to do with the kids. Each one lovelier than the other and a great way to build those wonderful childhood memories! I particularly LOVE LOVE LOVE these mini Gingerbread houses (Mini Knusperhauschen), […]

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Creative Christmas Day 4: Christmas Song

| December 4, 2012 | 7 Comments
Creative Christmas Day 4: Christmas Song

It is Day 4 of our Creative Christmas Countdown - a virtual Advent Calendar to give you activity inspiration throughout the Advent season. Brought to you by Red Ted Art, Creative With Kids and 24 Kids Activities Bloggers. Come back each day to see what we have for you. Today, I have the pleasure to introduce the wonderful Angelique, […]

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Creative Christmas Day 2 – Ornament Making Station

| December 2, 2012 | 7 Comments
Creative Christmas Day 2 – Ornament Making Station

Welcome to Day 2 for the Creative Christmas Countdown – your Virtual Advent Calendar to see you through to Christmas. Each day Creative With Kids and Red Ted Art will feature a new activity for you, right through the 24 days of Advent. There will be crafts, songs, activities and food. A great mix of […]

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