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Food Dye Coloured Easter Eggs

| April 15, 2014 | 11 Comments
Food Dye Coloured Easter Eggs

The lovely people from 3M recently challenged me to come up with some fun crafts using Scotch Magic Tape and it’s special properties. Scotch Magic Tape is a  wonderful tape – that is instantly repositionable, has a great matt finish that you can write on with a pencil or pen, won’t yellow or go brittle […]

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Humpty Dumpty Crafts – Egg Decorating

| March 10, 2014 | 3 Comments
Humpty Dumpty Crafts – Egg Decorating

So… we had some wonderful Fairy Tales and Fairy Tale Crafts recently.. and I thought it would be fun to explore some Nursery Rhymes and crafts to go with them. We already have a popular 5 Little Ducks Went Swimming One Day craft, as well as some little walnut mice, perfect for a Hickory Dickory […]

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Egg Decorating: Easter Bunny Craft

| March 3, 2014 | 2 Comments
Egg Decorating: Easter Bunny Craft

Soooo… around about this time of year we start “blowing out” all our eggs so that we can decorate and keep them (until they break! Ha!). This year Red Ted (6) managed to blow out his very first egg. He was SO proud of himself!! If you pop over to our “egg blowing” post, there […]

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Spring Activities: Cress Heads

| February 25, 2014 | 13 Comments
Spring Activities: Cress Heads

Cress Heads are such a CLASSIC Spring activity for kids – they are quick, easy and so so fun. Oh and they are quite inexpensive too!!! This is something you can do year in year out and kids will never tire of making their own Cress Head characters. In fact… you could have a competition […]

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Egg Decorating: Dalek Easter Egg

| March 28, 2013 | 8 Comments
Egg Decorating: Dalek Easter Egg

With Red Ted doing Batman Easter Eggs, Robins, Baddies and Yodas. I could resist making a Dalek Easter Egg for Red Ted’s Teacher who LOVES Dr Who. I am *quite* happy with it. This is actually my second as broke the first. Liked the first a little better… Sod’s law! I blew out the eggs […]

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Kids Crafts: Maracas Instruments (& Rattles)

| March 20, 2013 | 23 Comments
Kids Crafts: Maracas Instruments (& Rattles)

Here is a quick and cute Easter Craft idea for you – DIY Maracas and little rattles – this would be a lovely gift for kids to make for their baby siblings or you could make for your kids. You can make these any time of year or as an alternative Easter Gift. Both the […]

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10 Egg Craft Ideas – things to make from real or plastic eggs

| March 6, 2013 | 4 Comments
10 Egg Craft Ideas – things to make from real or plastic eggs

Well.. the Hangouts on Google+ continue – I have really been enjoying getting together with a group of Craft Bloggers on Google+ and having a mass video conference call, discussing different craft ideas each week. And this week, we did it again: Egg Craft Ideas! And not “just” your traditional Egg Decorating Ideas - but beyond […]

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Kids Craft: Decoupage Easter Egg Craft

| February 27, 2013 | 27 Comments
Kids Craft: Decoupage Easter Egg Craft

  A couple of weeks ago, we went to a crafty morning arranged by Hobbycraft showcasing their latest products and Easter crafts. It is from the back of this, that I had the idea of making this decoupage Easter egg craft with Pip Squeak (3yrs). Yes, she is still quite little, but she got to […]

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Egg Decorating Ideas: Drip Art Rainbow Eggs

| February 25, 2013 | 4 Comments
Egg Decorating Ideas: Drip Art Rainbow Eggs

Ever since the Imagination Tree did some gorgeous Drip Art Pumpkins, the Blogosphere has been drip art mad. And to join in with the drip art fun, we thought we would have a go at drip art rainbow egg decorations. The kids loved it! And the process was magical – and like watching a rainbow grow! […]

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Egg Decorating Ideas – Preschooler Eric Carle Eggs

| February 25, 2013 | 4 Comments
Egg Decorating Ideas – Preschooler Eric Carle Eggs

We do love Egg Decorating Ideas – though decorating real egg shells can be quite tricky for preschoolers small hands AND can result in the odd broken egg or two (we always have some casualties)! So we like egg crafts, that once they are finished, are a little more robust! Though these are for decorating […]

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Egg Decorating Ideas – Superheros (Batman)

| February 25, 2013 | 10 Comments
Egg Decorating Ideas – Superheros (Batman)

Well… we blew out 10 eggs over the weekend as part of a big family brunch and the kids and I went egg decorating CRAZY! So, you will be seeing a number of egg decorating ideas popping up. I thought it would be fun to do some Superhero eggs – I was thinking super simple […]

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