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Bedroom in a Box

| March 20, 2014 | 36 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 | 3 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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Why Christmas doesn’t have to cost you a fortune this year… #spon

| November 7, 2013 | 0 Comments
Why Christmas doesn’t have to cost you a fortune this year… #spon

Christmas – it’s that magical time of year that can send any child’s excitement levels into the stratosphere! It’s easy to get carried away and swept along by our children’s enthusiasm, but for many parents, Christmas means one thing. Money… and lots of it. The festive season is an expensive time of year – without […]

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Win this Fabulous Crafty Bundle This Christmas

| November 7, 2013 | 108 Comments
Win this Fabulous Crafty Bundle This Christmas

Hobbycraft and I (with the help of Kids Chaos), have teamed up this Christmas to make our Alternative Christmas Gift idea “real”… we have create a colourful and fun craft pack from Hobbycraft and added a Red Ted Art book to give to one of our lucky readers!! YAY! THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED!! CONGRATULATIONS […]

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Protected: Download your Free Ebook – Subscribe for your Password

| October 30, 2013 | 0 Comments
Protected: Download your Free Ebook – Subscribe for your Password

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Love Your Food

| October 4, 2013 | 0 Comments
Love Your Food

Food shouldn’t be boring and by choosing to fill your cupboards with a variety of fresh produce, you’ll have no problems when it comes to creating a diverse selection of tasty school lunch ideas for the kids. Making food fun. Making a number of lunch box dishes doesn’t have to be a huge expense and […]

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