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Paper Cup Party Popper Craft

| May 26, 2014
Paper Cup Party Popper Craft

We love quick and easy crafts – crafts that you can do in 5 minutes, but that give the kids hours of fun. When my father bought us a take away coffee and then said “want to keep the cups”, I said “no”.. and then “actually, yes” (darn, why did you ask… more things for […]

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New Year’s Eve Photo Props

| December 19, 2013 | 7 Comments
New Year’s Eve Photo Props

Well.. we had SO MUCH fun with our Christmas Photos Props, that we simply had to have some New Year’s Eve Photo props too. I have to say, I made these as a sample set, took them to a party and the kids went CRAZY over them. They loved them and had such fun. After […]

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New Year’s Eve Ideas

| December 13, 2013 | 5 Comments
New Year’s Eve Ideas

New Year’s Eve always surprises me.. it seems so long away with the big build up to Christmas and suddenly it is THERE. Oh my what to do for New Year’s Eve. To be honest, we generally have a pretty low key New Year’s Eve as the kids have been quite little to date. But […]

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Masquerade Mask DIY

| December 2, 2013 | 6 Comments
Masquerade Mask DIY

Are you going to a masquerade ball or a masquerade party this year? Or is your tween/ teen having a masquerade do? Check out this masquerade mask diy… can you believe it, I made this mask, probably about 14-15 years ago (goodness, I feel old) and it is is still going strong. I made the […]

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New Year’s Eve Traditions from Around the World

| November 28, 2013 | 5 Comments
New Year’s Eve Traditions from Around the World

New Year’s Eve Traditions – be inspired to create your OWN Family Traditions for New Year’s Eve! Nothing quite like a good celebration to see in the New Year! What we love even more, is creating our OWN family traditions.. taking an inspiration here and and inspiration there. Above all making New Year’s Eve fun. […]

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Edible Sparklers

| October 25, 2013 | 11 Comments
Edible Sparklers

We have been meaning to make edible sparklers for like FOREVER. They are great for as a bonfire night activity or for New Year’s Eve or for the 4th of July. Any celebration involving fireworks, and your edible sparkler is the obvious treat for kids to make!! There  all sorts of different types too – […]

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New Year’s Eve Traditions: Make Your Own (Super Amazing Mum Style)

| December 25, 2012 | 0 Comments
New Year’s Eve Traditions: Make Your Own (Super Amazing Mum Style)

And as our New Year’s Eve Traditions from around the world draw to a close.. about making your very own and very special Family Traditions? Today, Super Amazing Mum shares her family’s very own tradition and I reckon there are a thing or three we might  start doing ourselves!!! I’ve always loved New Year’s Eve […]

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New Year’s Eve – Bleigießen (Germany & Austria)

| December 24, 2012 | 5 Comments
New Year’s Eve – Bleigießen (Germany & Austria)

Today I have the wonderful Alissa from Creative With Kids guest posting and sharing her Bleigießen tradition. It is something that I remember well from my childhood and I think I will get hold of some “blei” for next year and my kids! (Photo: from Wikipedia) An Austrian New Years Tradition “Get the best!” she would […]

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New Year’s Eve Traditions: Burning Wishes & Grandpa Frost (Russia)

| December 23, 2012 | 1 Comment
New Year’s Eve Traditions: Burning Wishes & Grandpa Frost (Russia)

Today we have Varya telling us all about New Year’s Eve in Russia! Whenever I smell tangerines, the sensation instantly brings back warm memories of New Year season. I’m Varya, mom of 2 girls, an early education expert blogging at Creative World of Varya  about encouraging creativity in children, parenting, cooking and more! I am […]

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New Year’s Eve Traditions: Coal & Gold (Scotland)

| December 22, 2012 | 1 Comment
New Year’s Eve Traditions: Coal & Gold (Scotland)

Today’s New Year’s Eve Tradition is again more of a “New Year’s Day Tradition”. But I am sure you will forgive me the “New Year’s Eve” title! I welcome Hannah to share her family’s traditions all the way from Scotland with us! Hannah a mummy of 2 boys and writer of beauty, fashion, lifestyle and […]

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New Year’s Eve Traditions: Black Eyed Peas (Southern USA)

| December 21, 2012 | 3 Comments
New Year’s Eve Traditions: Black Eyed Peas (Southern USA)

Today, I have another lovely guest poster sharing their New Year’s Eve Traditions (well a New Year’s DAY tradition..) with us: Ruth Dawkins is a Scottish mum of one living in Hertfordshire, and she blogs about parenting, photography and politics over at DorkyMum.  When I married an American five years ago, I was introduced to […]

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New Year’s Eve Traditions: Red Knickers (Italy)

| December 20, 2012 | 9 Comments
New Year’s Eve Traditions: Red Knickers (Italy)

Here is a cheeky New Year’s Eve Tradition.. that will make you smile from the lovely Marianne – can you believe it? I asked a couple of other Italian friends and they confirmed it with vigorous head nodding, as well as telling me, that the Italians also like to through their old kitchen ware out […]

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New Year’s Eve Traditions: Marzipan Pigs (Germany)

| December 19, 2012 | 13 Comments
New Year’s Eve Traditions: Marzipan Pigs (Germany)

Finally we come to one of the New Year’s Eve Traditions that I can combine with a simple how to! In Germany pigs, four leaved clovers, horse shoes, toadstool and a chimney sweep are all signs of good luck. There are lots of theories about why pigs are a symbol of good luck, ranging from pigs […]

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New Year’s Eve Traditions – Sparklers & Frankfurters (Hungary)

| December 18, 2012 | 3 Comments
New Year’s Eve Traditions – Sparklers & Frankfurters (Hungary)

 Our New Year’s Eve Tradtions from around the world series, takes us now to Mama Pea Pod and Hungary.                                                                          […]

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