Fall

Printable Apples

Printable Apples

Printable Apples With the advent of the 3D printer, we've been having amusing conversations with our pre-teen who is DYING to get his hands on one... And the sooner the better so that we can clear up this idea he has that you'll be able to print EDIBLE chocolate, and…
stone faces

stone faces

Stone facesTHINGS  When our boys were little, we used to say 'let's go on an adventure!' rather than 'let's go for a walk'... The word 'walk' seemed to bring out the moans and groans, whereas the 'adventure' was far more exciting a prospect, and they used to run to grab…
Twig Monogram

Twig Monogram

Twig Monogram My two boys have ALWAYS had  a thing about sticks, twigs and stones... Ever since they were really tiny, you couldn't go on a walk with them, without being accompanied by a branch bigger than themselves being dragged along behind us... (so - maybe we should have got…
Edible Snowy Chocolate Pine Cones

Edible Snowy Chocolate Pine Cones

Oh what fun fun fun - can you believe that these cute snowy pine cones are actually EDIBLE?! Yep. And by the sounds of it they are pretty tasty too. I think they would make for an AMAZING Christmas party food decoration - your guest will be seriously impressed! And…
Classroom Turkey Craft

Classroom Turkey Craft

Here is a set of AMAZING bird crafts - that a whole group of kids did - you have to see them all together, they are simply so colourful and wonderful. No instructions on this flicker stream, but well worth a visit and a "follow". A perfect idea as a…
Squished witch cupcakes

Squished witch cupcakes

Squished witch cupcakes Whatever the time of year, these Squished witch cupcakes really have us chuckling! Whether you've seen the Wizard of Oz recently or like us have fond childhood memories of the film, the Squished wicked witch getting her comeuppance really is illustrated beautifully in this fab book Make…
Candy Corn Marshmallow Monsters

Candy Corn Marshmallow Monsters

Oh how love things that are cute and fun!! Especially around Halloween, which, let's face it, can be a bit ghoulish and gory at this time of year... but to use Halloween can also be fun and pretty and great for kids (especially younger ones).  So we KNEW you had…
Leaf Crowns & Animal Masks

Leaf Crowns & Animal Masks

Oh my what woodland creature cuteness! Aren't these animal masks simply adorable? Well if you think they are LOVELY (like we do), you simply HAVE to hop over to Handmade Charlotte and read the FULL post... as she also makes some wonderful Leaf Crowns. What a fantastic way to celebrate…
Puffy Paint Pumpkins

Puffy Paint Pumpkins

Puffy Paint Pumpkins It's getting closer to that time of year! Halloween is almost upon us AGAIN and it feels as if it was only summer yesterday here! Every year we go and select and pick our Pumpkins, and try to think of new and innovative ways to carve and…
What a Hoot: Owl Art For Kids

What a Hoot: Owl Art For Kids

What a hoot - who doesn't love Owls?? They are such beautiful creatures and are  a perfect theme for getting crafty with kids in Autumn or Fall (they make for "friendly Halloween crafts" too I think!). Here is a gorgoeus Owl Art projects from Meri Cherry, that is super child…