Monthly Archives: December 2015

DIY painted ornaments

DIY painted ornaments

We've been decorating our tree this week, and every year we add a new ornament to the Christmas Tree - whether it's a new crochet star, or a little felted Elve's boot - we love to transform the green tree to a thing of amazing colour and sparkle! We are…
Washi Tape Ornaments & Gift Tags

Washi Tape Ornaments & Gift Tags

Funny how the "Ugly Sweater" has become something almost iconic. In years past they were worn with embarrassment and preferably in very very dark rooms, but these days, we celebrate the season of the UGLY SWEATER and bring them out with pride. And as much as we love our Ugly…
Christmas Lights Garland

Christmas Lights Garland

Oh my, the Christmas cuteness and festivities continue with this WONDERFUL Christmas Lights Garland. Isn't it just the most adorable thing? I love how very bright and colourful it is and simply fun fun fun. So if you don't have any Christmas lights up for various reasons (or actually ALSO if…
Mermaid Blanket Crochet Pattern

Mermaid Blanket Crochet Pattern

Mermaid Blanket Crochet pattern Looking for something novel to knit or crochet? Got a mermaid-mad-child?! How about this really amazing Mermaid Blanket crochet pattern - honestly, I couldn't believe it when I saw it - how totally insane! This will make you the favourite in your family, I would SO want to have…
Easy Santa Pancakes! (Vegan)

Easy Santa Pancakes! (Vegan)

I am always looking for fun ideas to do with the kids during the holiday season.. however  the fun ideas also need to be simple enough and do-able enough, that they don't become a great big chore and headache! Enter these wonderful Santa Pancakes (there is also a snowman one…
Christmas Reindeer Cookies

Christmas Reindeer Cookies

  With the holidays JUST around the corner, we have so much fun planned for the Christmas table - Christmas Reindeer Cookies are right up there on the list, simply because they are the cutest thing I have ever seen this side of..... Christmas! We've all made the gingerbread men, turned…
Plastic Cup Snowman Craft

Plastic Cup Snowman Craft

Ha! Here is andorable Plastic Cup Snowman decoration - isn't he simply fun? Love this!!! I spotted this snowman craft a few weeks ago (actually, a friend spotted him and sent me the link) and I knew I had to feature him here on Fun Crafts Kids. This snowman is…
Snowflake shortbread

Snowflake shortbread

Oh boy, it's time to get baking! Every year we bake a big old batch of snowflake shortbread - It's the nicest gift for those of your friends and family that just don't NEED any more things in their house! We make cookies for the school Christmas fair, and bag…