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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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Creative Christmas Day 1 – Make Gingerbread Cards

| December 1, 2012 | 23 Comments
Creative Christmas Day 1 – Make Gingerbread Cards

Welcome to DAY 1 of the Virtual Advent Calendar brought to you by, Creative with Kids, Red Ted art, the Creative Christmas Countdown and 24 lovely bloggers from across the world. I am so excited to be the first to kick off our wonderful activities to keep you and your little ones busy this Christmas season. […]

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Papier Mache Christmas Baubles

| November 29, 2012 | 13 Comments
Papier Mache Christmas Baubles

Well.. I gave you a sneaky preview of these Christmas Baubles over on Life At The Zoo a week or so back. You gave it the thumbs up! So here is a quick how to for one our quirkier Christmas Ornament Ideas! They are made from papier mache, hence the wibbly wobbly shape. I love […]

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Kids Craft: Button Snowflake Crafts

| November 28, 2012 | 35 Comments
Kids Craft: Button Snowflake Crafts

You may or may not know, that I am a terrible hoarder and this year, I have been trying really hard to “use things up”, along come these lovely button snowflakes, perfect winter crafts for kids and a great way to use up some of my craft hoard. I saw Thrifty Fun’s snowflakes on pinterest […]

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Creative Christmas Countdown – Our Virtual Advent Calendar!

| November 26, 2012 | 18 Comments
Creative Christmas Countdown – Our Virtual Advent Calendar!

Oooh I do love advent, such a magical time to get ready for Christmas and really enjoy the Christmas season. We love advent calendars too and I am forever trying to steer away from “just sweets” but to something special and magical – planning activities and time together through the advent days – bring on […]

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DIY Wrapping Paper – Fingerprint Ideas

| November 24, 2012 | 8 Comments
DIY Wrapping Paper – Fingerprint Ideas

The DIY wrapping paper series continues. Today we have one my favourites: Fingerprint designed wrapping paper. There are so many different and cute designs you can make with fingerprints. Chicks for Easter, Bees for whenever, Balloons for Birthdays, hearts for Valentines and of course Reindeer for Christmas. Wrap your gift in plain paper Use ink […]

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