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Shell Crafts – Crab Fridge Magnets

| August 31, 2015 | 0 Comments
Shell Crafts – Crab Fridge Magnets

Today’s Shell Craft – these darling little Crab Fridge Magnets, are an excerpt from my book Red Ted Art, Cute & Easy Crafts for Kids (US, UK). We love shell crafts – especially as we usually associate a lovely Family Day out with it. Crafting memories with our beach find! These shells make perfect little Crab Fridge […]

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Nature Crafts – Beach Drift Wood & Broken Shell Rattles

| August 7, 2015 | 4 Comments
Nature Crafts – Beach Drift Wood & Broken Shell Rattles

It is time for NATURE CRAFTS!! As you may (or may not) know, my two most favourite craft mateirals, are RECYCLABLES (such as TP Rolls) and Nature Finds. I love recycled crafts, as I love to “waste not want not” – i.e. make the most of the things we have around us. I love teaching […]

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Nature Crafts 101 – 20 Stunning Crafts Using Items Found in Nature

| August 1, 2015 | 8 Comments
Nature Crafts 101 – 20 Stunning Crafts Using Items Found in Nature

It is that time again – were 10 talented bloggers come together to share THEIR CRAFTS along a certain THEME!!! This time we are looking at Nature Crafts – your Nature Crafts 101 so to speak! If you kids love to collect things when out an about – be it sticks, stones, leaves or anything […]

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30+ Stunning Sunflower Crafts

| July 21, 2015 | 2 Comments
30+ Stunning Sunflower Crafts

Oh how we love love love this time of year! Everything is growing and looking full and plentiful. One thing we particularly adore are our homegrown sunflowers – standing tall, growing high and reaching for the sky! We planted our sunflower seeds all the way back in April. We nurtured the sunflowers seedlings and carefully […]

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8 Hawaiian Coloring Pages for Kids

| July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments
8 Hawaiian Coloring Pages for Kids

Our Colouring Page series continues – as it has proven so hugely popular with you, we will be bringing more topical colouring pages over the coming weeks!! So pleased that you and the kids are enjoying colouring – I know mine certainly do! The trick about colouring pages, is to remember, that you can use […]

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10 Fun Water Balloon Ideas

| July 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
10 Fun Water Balloon Ideas

So… FINALLY School is Out (here in the UK), as some of you prepare to go BACK to School. Either way, for those of us who are still experiencing or about to experience HOT SUMMER DAYS, here are some great and fun Water Balloon games. My kids loving nothing better than playing with WATER when […]

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Summer Activities: Water Balloon Pinata

| July 9, 2015 | 3 Comments
Summer Activities: Water Balloon Pinata

So finally, the hot hot hot weather has arrived here in the UK and the kids finally get to enjoy some Summer fun. Summer for me is all about the great outdoors and playing with water to cool down. As we live in an Urban environment, we only have a small garden and need to […]

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Cactus Crafts – Hama Bead Jewellry

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments
Cactus Crafts – Hama Bead Jewellry

It is that time of year….. the weather is hotting up and we are thinking about Summer themed crafts. There are so many things that say SUMMER to us – from boats, to shells, to flying kites and sunflowers…. and one such thing is our prickly friend the cactus. I personally have a “bit of […]

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Easy Macrame Dolls (using Paracords)

| June 23, 2015 | 3 Comments
Easy Macrame Dolls (using Paracords)

Sooo I did warn you that we would be having fun with Paracords this Summer!! Here is another little paracord craft – actually it is a macrame craft – but it works perfectly for left over bits and pieces of paracord – little Dollies! We love turning these paracord dolls into Keychains and Zipper Pulls […]

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5 Beach Colouring Pages

| June 17, 2015 | 1 Comment
5 Beach Colouring Pages

Oh we do like be beside the seaside… oh we do like to be beside the seaaaaaaaa… tralalalalala oh yes, the Summer is upon us! And to celebrate the Summer and the glorious sun (not that I can see any of it here! Ha!), we are sharing yet more lovely colouring pages with you today. […]

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How to make Paracord Bracelets (with no Buckle and adjustable strap)

| June 16, 2015 | 10 Comments
How to make Paracord Bracelets (with no Buckle and adjustable strap)

Last year it was all about Rainbow Loom Bands (in fact, my kids still love loom bands and they do get carted out regularly..), but THIS year.. we have discovered PARACORDS! Paracords are those strong, colourful, thick cords, associated with outdoor types, you will find sailors using or climbers, the military… etc. Originally they were designed […]

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Camp Playful – Week 2 of 5

| June 11, 2015 | 5 Comments
Camp Playful – Week 2 of 5

Welcome back! It is WEEK 2 of the awesome CAMP PLAYFUL. We (Valerie from Inner Child Fun, Ana from Babble Dabble Do) and I have been overwhelmed by the amazing response from YOU GUYS!  We are so pleased to see so many of you sign up and the feedback and emails you are sending us… […]

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Pine Cone Crafts – Rainbow Mouse Family

| June 1, 2015 | 0 Comments
Pine Cone Crafts – Rainbow Mouse Family

Here is a super duper quick little craft we made the other day.. just a bit of fun. We found some of those tiny tiny little pine cones (are they even pine cones??? I am not sure) – they still had little branches attached to them and though the general shape of them would make […]

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Stone Crafts – Easy Ladybird Stones

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments
Stone Crafts – Easy Ladybird Stones

Some of you may know, or may not know, that my kids have launched their very own YouTube channel! Hooray. It is all rather exciting and lots and lots of fun. Their channel is all about kids creating videos for kids – i.e. it is all about stuff for kids BY KIDS. Today, they (I) […]

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