Monthly Archives: December 2014

New Years Eve traditions – Calennig Apple

New Years Eve traditions – Calennig Apple

New Years Eve traditions - Calennig¬† Apple There are some some really lovely traditions at New Year, and with the advent of the internet, these traditions are easily shared and experienced by many! One of these which was new to us, is the New Year's Eve tradition from Wales called…
New Year’s Eve Crafts – Party Hats

New Year’s Eve Crafts – Party Hats

Whoohoo the New Year is just around the corner, and as New Year's Eve rapidly approaches, we are having a good look around for some great New Year's Eve crafts for kids. Here is one such idea - this fun and cute New Year's Eve Party Hat! A great craft…
New Years Eve Kit – Great Activity for Kids

New Years Eve Kit – Great Activity for Kids

Well, I don't know about you, but I am well and truly in the party Season! Christmas is around the corner and there is lots of celebration going on. The biggest party of all to come on New Year's Eve. Do you kids stay up late on New Year's Eve?…
Salt Dough Ornaments – Santa Handprints

Salt Dough Ornaments – Santa Handprints

Ho ho ho. We do love a jolly Santa Craft and these Santa Handprint Ornaments are simply adorable - love that they are a "set" - Mother and Child or Father and child. Seriously adorable. And Salt Dough is simply so easy to make and as these show, so versatile.…
Star Wars Crafts – Snowflakes

Star Wars Crafts – Snowflakes

Oh my amazing goodness,my kids are going to LOVE LOVE LOVE these Star Wars Snowflakes. My son in particularly is a real Star Wars fan and LOVES seeing all things Star Wars and having a go. I am pretty certain he will be "at this" until he gets them right.…
hand drawn paper lantern

hand drawn paper lantern

Hand drawn paper lantern There's something about this time of year that makes us want to lower the lights and get cosy. Perhaps it's the night time candle lit parades, or the idea of snuggling down in front of an open fire. Whatever it is we rather like a Hand…
Veggie Christmas Tree

Veggie Christmas Tree

Veggie Christmas Tree Everywhere we look at this time of the year there is FOOD! Enticing you to make slap up roast dinners, mince pies and chocolates... that old adage about how much weight you've put on over the Christmas break, how you need to undo the top button of…
magnetic slime

magnetic slime

Magnetic slime Oh my, what is it with my two at the moment? All they want to do is get grubby! Asked to either empty the dishwasher, or clear out the fireplace, I know which one they'll pick - running to me with a bag full of dirty coal dust…
Nordic Gift Tags

Nordic Gift Tags

Nordic Gift Tags It's that time of year again, and time to plan the 'theme' for this season's holiday! We do like to be a little coordinated under the tree, with our own wrapped presents at least... And there are many different themes to work with - from colour themes,…
Recycled Cardboard Reindeer

Recycled Cardboard Reindeer

Recycled Cardboard Reindeer With all of the packing boxes that come to our doors as we do more and more of our shopping via the internet, it's with delight that we do something with that cardboard, beyond trying to fold it in half and in half again to squeeze it…