Earth Day

Yarn-Wrapped Flower Pots

Yarn-Wrapped Flower Pots

These Yarn-Wrapped Flower Pots look so pretty! We've decorated our terracotta flower pots in many ways, we've made birch bark vases and painted the flower pots with chalkboard paint however we just love the simplicity of these Yarn-Wrapped Flower Pots! If you've made pom-poms, you are bound to have some wool left over…
Weaving with weeds

Weaving with weeds

Weaving with weeds - what a great project! Weaving has really fascinated my boys for some time now - we've always enjoyed simple weaving techniques and I've always been a little obsessed with hair braiding too (that's kind of 'micro weaving' right?) We've tried making purses with woven plastic bags, and now…
upcycled birds nest

upcycled birds nest

We love this upcycled birds nest! Who wants a 'must keep this for Easter' craft to bookmark? This is the one! We have made birds nests with paper mache, and we've made little birds nests into necklaces, in fact we LOVE a birds nest! It's such a simple thing to make…
Sea Glass Wind Chimes – a great seaside craft

Sea Glass Wind Chimes – a great seaside craft

Oh we do like to be beside the seaside.... hang on a minute, I think I literally just started another crafty feature like that. Whoops! So sorry. Clearly this week I am inspired by the SEASIDE! And all the lovely things you can find at the seaside and beach. One…
Nature Crafts: Textured Bowls

Nature Crafts: Textured Bowls

We love working with nature and creating beautiful nature crafts. This Montesorri inspired clay working activity will have you enjoying nature and getting crafty at the same time. Wonderful to see what different prints and textures clay items make! I know what we will be doing on our next trip…
Paper Mache Crafts for Kids

Paper Mache Crafts for Kids

Paper Mache Crafts for kids Making Paper Mache is fabulous messy fun. It's an affordable craft, which is pretty easy for all ages - from Kindergarten (if they can bear the waiting for it to dry) right up to grown-ups! There are some great recipes out there for the papier…