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Adorable Hot Air Balloon Craft

Adorable Hot Air Balloon Craft

Adorable Hot Air Balloon Craft I love crafts that make me think "YES" I can do that.. and this adorable hot air balloon craft is just wonderful!   Don't you think this super duper cute Hot Air Balloon craft is just such an idea. What a clever plan to turn…
Garden Tent DIY

Garden Tent DIY

Garden Tent DIY We have just had a hot hot HOT weekend here in the UK and  spent most of it outdoors in the paddling pool. It feels as if summer has arrived and it is time to spend more time outdoors. Though the hot sun is fun, it is…
Craft Stick Garden Plant Markers

Craft Stick Garden Plant Markers

Craft Stick Garden Plant Markers If like us, you get carried away and plant up lots of little seeds, and then can't QUITE remember what's what as it starts to grow - this is the craft stick garden plant marker idea for you! Summer is MOST DEFINITELY in the air and…
DIY Water Blobs

DIY Water Blobs

DIY Mini Water Blobs - Summer FUN!!! Now my kids are at that age, where they can spend ALL DAY playing outdoors in the summer.. and they love nothing more than playing with water - be it playing the our paddling pool (you never grow too old for a paddling…
Fairy Luminary DIY

Fairy Luminary DIY

Luminary DIY perfect for a Fairy Craft Lovers At this time of year, there are many WONDERFUL DIY Luminary ideas going around. There are luminaries and lanterns to suit every taste and home and background. Winter Luminaries, Doily Luminaries, child made luminaries... I thought I had seen (and shared) them…
Colourful Wood Windchimes

Colourful Wood Windchimes

I have a thing for "painted wood"  - be it painted sticks, or like this case, painted bamboo. It has long long long been on my to do list - especially painting drift wood... aaah. And what I love more, is when you take an activity like this and turn…
DIY Tyre Horse Swing

DIY Tyre Horse Swing

  Now.. I have to confess.. our garden is no where near big enough to have a tire swing.. AND I simply do not have the DIY skills to make this tire swing. BUT I had to share this with you none the less, because I think this tire horse…
Winter Activities – Ice Cube Garlands

Winter Activities – Ice Cube Garlands

Now here is some alternative Winter Fun - we have made Ice Decorations before, but these Ice Cube Garlands are simply GORGEOUS. Oh how the trees in the garden could look so beautiful. What a wonderful winter activity for the kids - a great science experiment to (talk about the…
Easy Moss Terrarium

Easy Moss Terrarium

Oh we love love love making Terrariums.. such a fun way to bring the outdoors inside, especially as we approach the gloomy winter months. Here is a great Terrarium Idea for Bigger kids - but I adore this MOSS TERRARIUM from The Magic Onions , as i it is indeed…
4th of July Strawberries

4th of July Strawberries

These 4th of July Strawberries look fab! Now with the advent of pinterest, we have all got a little swept along with celebrations from around the world. From Halloween to the 4th of July - so I think it's safe to say we all know about Independence Day, and the stars…