Monthly Archives: April 2016

melted crayons rain cloud

melted crayons rain cloud

Melted crayons rain cloud It's still raining!! And we love it - seriously, as it means that we can get crafty indoors, and there are so MANY fabulous rainy day crafts to be had - so why not focus the mind and have a whole crafty session based around the…
Spring Paper Flowers

Spring Paper Flowers

Spring Paper Flowers Hooray for SPRING and all the pretty things that come with spring!!! Here we have an adorable (as always! I wonder how I often I use the word adorable on this site!!!! But I digress...), we have ADORABLE Paper Flowers. A real spring bouquet of colour, so…
Paper Plate Umbrella

Paper Plate Umbrella

Paper Plate Umbrella It's raining again! But never fear - it's just brilliant because you know - the great thing about the wet weather is that you can get crafting indoors - and be totally inspired to create marvels like these wonderful paper plate umbrellas - this sort of craft…
Monster S’mores

Monster S’mores

Monster Smores Planning on having a MONSTER PARTY? Well .. there is no better Monster party treat or monster activity, than these brilliantly cute and fun Monster Smores. Don't they look simply fantastic? I know the kids will have a blast creating these wonderful beasts. Let your imagination run wild…
DIY cardboard castle

DIY cardboard castle

DIY cardboard castle There is nothing more fun and fairytale than a DIY cardboard castle - this is a BRILLIANT project for both boys and girls and will completely fire their imagination and story telling. My boys LOVE the story of the Princess and the pea, and it's one that…
Mermaid Matchbox Dollies

Mermaid Matchbox Dollies

Mermaid Matchbox Dollies I am a total sucker for matchbox crafts. I think I have some very happy memories of making cute little things with matchboxes and once at school we were challenged to see how many DIFFERENT small items we could fit into a matchbox for charity. It was…
DIY cardboard kitchen

DIY cardboard kitchen

DIY cardboard kitchen Ever thought about making a cardboard kitchen?! We recently took delivery of a rather LARGE box (well, the delivery box was full of a new mattress, yet the kids rather fell in love with the LARGE cardboard box!) Anyway, being the hoarding, creative types that we are,…
DIY Photo Blocks

DIY Photo Blocks

DIY Photo Blocks We LOVE homemade gift ideas.. and this DIY Photo Block is one such a lovely homemade craft - don't you think it looks simply fabulous? I think these photo blocks would be marvelous for Mother's Day or Father's Day alike. Pick your favourite images and turn them…
Lemon Sorbet recipe

Lemon Sorbet recipe

Lemon Sorbet recipe Well, there aren't many kids I know that would choose a lemon sorbet over an icecream, not that is, until they've tried making it themselves, and then they will just fall in love with lemon sorbet!! Sorbet is a brilliant refreshing dessert alternative for those of us…