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Salt Dough Votive – Quick and Easy!

Salt Dough Votive – Quick and Easy!

| November 23, 2015 | 5 Comments

I have been “sitting” on this craft since last year can you believe – we made these super easy and simple Salt Dough Votives last year! They are great for Diwali or for Christmas… or simply because you want to brighten up the deep dark gloomy winter months. And finally, I get the chance to […]

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Christmas Colouring Pages for Grown Ups

Christmas Colouring Pages for Grown Ups

| November 18, 2015 | 4 Comments

We love Christmas (have you guessed?) and for me Christmas starts NOW (after my daughter’s November Birthday!). We start baking our Christmas cookies ready for the 1st of Advent, I start to sort out the Kids’ Christmas Gifts and plan our Christmas crafts and Christmas activities! One thing that we ALL love to do is […]

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Easy Origami Paper Star Wreath

Easy Origami Paper Star Wreath

| November 17, 2015 | 2 Comments

I love it when the new generation teaches us old hands something. Last year my (then) 10yrs old neighbour showed me how to make this super simple Origami Star Wreath! I love that  it looks “clever and complicated” and simply fabulous, but is actually very easy to make. It is a great way for kids […]

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Reindeer Bookmarks – Cute & Easy Origami for Kids

Reindeer Bookmarks – Cute & Easy Origami for Kids

| November 16, 2015 | 2 Comments

Yes I know I know, here we are again – ANOTHER corner bookmark… but what can I say?! We LOVE THEM. And they are SO EASY. And they are so SWEET. And they are ADDICTIVE.. and a great way for kids to get into Origami, as well as make small gifts for friends and family. […]

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Harry Potter Snitch Craft/ Treat

Harry Potter Snitch Craft/ Treat

| November 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

Our Harry Potter QUEST continues. We do love a good Harry Potter story time session and my kids are DYING to watch the Harry Potter movies.. but we have to read the book first…… in our anticipation of the Harry Potter movie and also in the run up to Christmas, we thought that we would […]

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Light Up Penguin Ornaments

Light Up Penguin Ornaments

| November 9, 2015 | 3 Comments

Can you tell that we LOVE Christmas and all the wonderful Christmas Crafts that come with it?! Christmas and all the festivities surrounding it are a really wonderful way to get through those long gloomy winter months heading our way. We don’t need dark and deary, we need light and cheerful. So it is never “to […]

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How To Preserve Leaves (6 Methods)

How To Preserve Leaves (6 Methods)

| November 6, 2015 | 2 Comments

In our house we like to experiment! We like to try things out and see what works best and then come back and share our findings (a few years ago, I experimented with how to make a candle wick.. and shared what I found – and that went down a treat!). I find it particularly […]

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20+ Beautiful Leaf Crafts

20+ Beautiful Leaf Crafts

| November 4, 2015 | 2 Comments

Oh how I do love AUTUMN!! Though of course the spring and summer months are wonderful for just “walking out the house and being indoors” and the autumn, does indeed start to get gloomier and darker, how can you not love all the beautiful beautiful colours that surround us. Nature has a wonderful way of […]

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Quick Tissue Paper Puppets (Wise Men Craft)

Quick Tissue Paper Puppets (Wise Men Craft)

| November 3, 2015 | 2 Comments

Now, these GORGEOUS little Tissue Paper Puppets were made by a friend of mine in Austria! She made them especially for 3 Kings Day, so they make a wonderful Christmas Craft, but I thought they would also be great all year round – as you can make any characters you like – from Princesses to […]

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Nature Christmas Wreath – Traditional Crafts

Nature Christmas Wreath – Traditional Crafts

| November 2, 2015 | 2 Comments

We love all things simple. And we love all things TRADITIONAL. And we ADORE all things NATURE. Here is a wonderful simple, traditional and nature based Christmas wreath that you can make from all sorts of garden (or woodland) material in MINUTES! THey are super easy to learn to make and are also a great […]

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20+ Turkey Crafts for Thanksgiving

20+ Turkey Crafts for Thanksgiving

| October 27, 2015 | 3 Comments

We are rapidly approaching “Turkey Season” and all things Thanksgiving. There are so many fabulous Thanksgiving Crafts and activities out there, but today, I decided to focus on the Thanksgiving Turkey for you! Gobble gobble. The turkey is such a great craft theme for kids at Thanksgiving and there are lots of different turkey crafts […]

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10 Amazing Home Hacks with Sugru

10 Amazing Home Hacks with Sugru

| October 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Today, I have a VERY exciting post for you…. Have you got some annoying little breakages at home that you can’t fix? Maybe the handle came off your most favourite saucepan? Maybe one of your kid’s toys broke and regular glue just won’t hold it? Maybe your kids keep scuffing their shoes in a rather […]

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Woodland Coloring Pages – Deer

Woodland Coloring Pages – Deer

| October 21, 2015 | 2 Comments

The coloring pages for grown ups craze continues (I suspect it will never die down now….), so we continue to create and bring you gorgeous colouring pages to satisfy all your colouring needs. The lovely Easy Peasy and Fun has been at it again and has created some beautiful Deer colouring pages for you – […]

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Halloween Crafts – Shooter Toys

Halloween Crafts – Shooter Toys

| October 20, 2015 | 1 Comment

Welcome back to another quick and easy Halloween Craft – today’s Halloween Craft is perfect for parties or groups – in fact, we had a go at ours at our local Woodcraft Folk group recently and it went down a storm – across all the age groups…. today we bring you Halloween Shooter Toys. Some […]

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