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Suppose.com – Track Prices Effortlessly

| August 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
Suppose.com – Track Prices Effortlessly

When the people at Suppose.com got in touch asking me to review their site, I was intrigued. Suppose allows you to track the price of virtually any product from any retailer. You then receive alerts whenever a price drops, meaning you can get in there before an item sells out. It’s very visual, displaying the […]

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Fabulous INSTAGRAM Giveaway! Follow @redtedart

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
Fabulous INSTAGRAM Giveaway! Follow @redtedart

The kids are back in school…IT’S TIME TO PLAY GIVEAWAY! WIN: A BlendTec Designer 725 Blender or GO-Pro 3+ Silver Edition or A Gibbons Slackline   Hugs and Kisses to the sites participating that make this giveaway possible. It’s easy to enter. See below! (You HAVE  to use the widget below and you have to […]

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12 Must Follow Facebook Pages

| August 9, 2014 | 6 Comments
12 Must Follow Facebook Pages

I have been wanting to write this post for aaaaaages. There are so many fabulous social media platforms out there and so many different ways to interact with each other these days and it can be hard to know which one to focus on… I love Instagram, for a peak behind the scences, I love […]

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Frozen Story Stones

| June 9, 2014 | 5 Comments
Frozen Story Stones

Some of you may have seen our Frozen Puppets last week. The kids had great fun playing with them and then I had some lovely poeple on twitter and instagram share their puppets with me too. One of them – Lisa from Foundation Stage Two – had the great idea to take the free printable […]

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Bedroom in a Box

| March 20, 2014 | 37 Comments
Bedroom in a Box

Please note: this is a Sponsored Post Oooh I love the title of this wonderful new Dulux product: Bedroom in a Box! Basically everything you need to update your child’s bedroom “in a box”. There are currently two themes to choose from Jungle Adventure Bedroom in a Box and Fairy Princess Bedroom in a Box. I am […]

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A Very Special Postcard… #lastingchange

| March 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
A Very Special Postcard… #lastingchange

This is  Eliafura. Eliafura, makes the most beautiful batiks and tie dyed material.  With the support of the Gatsby Trust Eliafura has registered her business and learned important health and safety rules around the chemicals she uses.   Eliafura now also trains other women in the village who bring material to her and she shows them […]

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Free Craft Kit for Every Reader*

| February 24, 2014 | 4 Comments
Free Craft Kit for Every Reader*

Some of you may know, that  I receive a LOVELY Toucan Craft Box  during the half term holidays. It arrived beautifully packed (the best craft box box, I have seen in a while and will be kept to house toys going forward) with 4 themed crafts + a great book. Our box’s theme was AFRICA. […]

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Honk Honk for Sports Relief!

| January 22, 2014 | 7 Comments
Honk Honk for Sports Relief!

Well.. this is the best bit about blogging! Coming together as bloggers to do something GOOD and something GOOD that is also LOTS of FUN!!! If you live in the UK, you will have heard of Comic Relief and it’s Sport Relief campaign. “Sport Relief brings the entire nation together to get active, have fun […]

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Born to Read

| January 15, 2014 | 11 Comments
Born to Read

Those of you who know my famil and me a little more, know that I LOVE to read with my kids. When Red Ted was born, I couldn’t wait to start reading story books with him and I filled our house with picture books. Books where also the early inspiration for many of our crafts […]

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Giving Extra This Christmas: Handmade with Love

| December 11, 2013
Giving Extra This Christmas: Handmade with Love

This Prize Draw is now Closed. The winner is Sue Hunt and she has been contacted! Prize Draw – win an iPad with the lovely Halifax, the people who give you extra! Those of you who know my site, know that I put a while value on homemade gifts. “Make it”, makes it special and in […]

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£100 Zalando Gift Voucher to be Won

| November 27, 2013 | 216 Comments
£100 Zalando Gift Voucher to be Won

Oooh, I do lovely a lovely giveaway… especially in the run up to Christmas. There is so much that needs to be bought – food, trees, decorations, presents, never mind the usual day to day stuff. So a £100 gift voucher sure goes a long way – be it if you send it on presents […]

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Introducing kids to photography

| November 21, 2013 | 2 Comments
Introducing kids to photography

Photography is a great art form to introduce kids to: it isn’t messy, fantastic results can be achieved from day one, and the results will be treasured for years to come. Check out our top tips below: Equipment It is important that your kids have the right equipment for their age and skill level – […]

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Shopping This Christmas

| November 14, 2013 | 22 Comments
Shopping This Christmas

Right… I don’t know about you but I practically live IN the internet. The Internet is my home. The internet is my work. The internet, cough, is my friend. I love the internet!  And I do marvel about how we ever survived without it (I remember boring and dreary sifting through of encyclopedias to find very […]

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Simple DIY Bunting (Free Printable)

| November 13, 2013 | 1 Comment
Simple DIY Bunting (Free Printable)

As you know, we do like a bit of “do it yourself” – especially when it comes to the kids’ birthday parties. We recently had a unicorn theme party (more info to follow, but in the meantime, this was our Unicorn Party Craft), we have had a Cars Party and also a Superhero Party. Needless […]

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