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Surprise Pinata Rainbow Cake

| November 10, 2013 | 26 Comments
Surprise Pinata Rainbow Cake

I love Pinterest, it is a wonderfully visual place for inspiration and ideas. Two such ideas popping up a lot, are the gorgeous RAINBOW CAKES and more recently the Pinata Cakes (cakes filled with M&Ms or Smarties). I decided that I wanted to have a go at BOTH for Pip Squeak’s 4th Birthday party which […]

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Unicorn Party Invites

| October 20, 2013 | 2 Comments
Unicorn Party Invites

Some of you may know, that Pip Squeak is turning FOUR soon! And she would like to have a Unicorn Party theme. That opens up lots of possiblities – unicorns (of course), rainbows, glitter etc. So to start our Unicorn party season off, we had to design and make our party invites! I try and […]

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Halloween Craft: Easy Pinata / Goodie Bag

| September 12, 2013 | 17 Comments
Halloween Craft: Easy Pinata / Goodie Bag

Now… I can’t go on enough about how much I love crafting with TP Rolls. There are TP Roll Crafts this and TP Roll Crafts that… and of course there are TP Roll BATS! Clearly, these have done before, they are like TP Roll Owls and TP Roll People… but, what I love about OUR […]

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Fairy Wand Cookies

| July 3, 2013 | 13 Comments
Fairy Wand Cookies

You may have seen our 4th July Cookie Pops a couple of weeks ago. As we were making them, it dawned on me that they would make GREAT Fairy Wand Cookies too! Add our secret ingredient and then you really have a crackling and popping magic wand – popping candy!!! We made a batch, gobbled […]

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Despicable Me Minions Cupcakes

| June 13, 2013 | 5 Comments
Despicable Me Minions Cupcakes

Our Despicable Me fever continues. We recently shared our easy Minion Finger Puppets with you and today we have some Minion CUPCAKES! Clearly the kids were VERY excited about this activity as it involved treats and they adore baking and decorating and of course EATING these Minions. (Own your Despicable Me DVD today). Look at […]

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Despicable Me Minions – Finger Puppets

| June 10, 2013 | 6 Comments
Despicable Me Minions – Finger Puppets

You will soon see that, Despicable Me is all the RAGE in our house at the moment, we have three fab and fun Minion crafts coming up over the next week, so I hope you like those funny little yellow characters too!!! The lovely people at Universal challenged me to come up with some videos […]

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Monsters Inc Pinata

| June 5, 2013 | 9 Comments
Monsters Inc Pinata

Well.. as you may have seen, we recently did some Post It Note Pinatas and now we have a Monsters Inc Pinata. They owl and first monster pinata were SOOO simple and SOOO fun, I couldn’t resist making another one – this time a Monsters Inc Pinata! The green monster from last time really reminded […]

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Easy Pinata – Paper bags and Post-Its

| May 8, 2013 | 13 Comments
Easy Pinata – Paper bags and Post-Its

I made the EASIEST PINATA ever at the weekend. I am sharing an Owl Pinata, a Monster Pinata and a Lion Pinata. All you really need are some Post-its from 3M and a brown paper bag. The Post-it Brand from 3M challenged me to decorate a ready made pinata (see our lion below) and I that gave me […]

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Ice Cream Cupcakes

| May 4, 2013 | 9 Comments
Ice Cream Cupcakes

A sneaky post – we made some Ice Cream Cupcakes “just because” (well, because I happen to buy some flat Ice Cream cones and they were perfect). These would be brilliant at a Summer Tea Party, at ANY child’s party and just perfect for April Fool’s Day too (shame we missed it this year!) – […]

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Superhero Party – a Super Birthday!

| April 15, 2013 | 11 Comments
Superhero Party – a Super Birthday!

Well, well, well… Red Ted’s Superhero birthday party was OVER TWO MONTHS ago. Argh. And only NOW am I finally getting around to documenting it all. Because, surely, a superhero party is worth sharing?! I have shared bits and pieces a long the way, but now it is time for all of it brought together […]

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Kids Crafts: Superhero Masks (+ Template)

| February 13, 2013 | 49 Comments
Kids Crafts: Superhero Masks (+ Template)

  Welcome back to this weeks Kids Crafts – things for kids to make. Today, we are sharing our DIY Superhero Masks! Some of you may know that Red Ted recently turned 5 (Happy Birthday dear Boy!) and that he had a SUPERHERO birthday party! I really wanted to do a birthday party craft activity […]

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Superhero Cupcake Toppers

| February 6, 2013 | 10 Comments
Superhero Cupcake Toppers

When you have a boy in the house, it is quite likely that you will have a superhero party at some point or another (having said that I do know one little girl who LOVES being superman too). Anyway, so superhero party it is. And with that we need some superhero party ideas and superhero […]

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Superhero Party Invites

| January 31, 2013 | 5 Comments
Superhero Party Invites

Well.. I can’t believe that it is almost a year since our Cars Party! And the same little boy is about to have another birthday! This year he has asked for a Superhero Party! So, we are slowly beginning to plan the great day itself and looking into a range of Superhero Party Ideas. As […]

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A Crafty Treasure Hunt

| December 13, 2012 | 0 Comments
A Crafty Treasure Hunt

The seasons come and go bringing with them an overabundance of crafty things to do with little fingers.  Easter hails the chocolaty goodness of Easter egg making and palm cross origami, Halloween screams for spooky, ghostly crafts and Christmas is all about making the perfect angel for the top of the tree. (Or a Santa […]

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