gifts kids can make

Sea Shell & Button Ornaments

Sea Shell & Button Ornaments

Sea Shell Ornaments We are adore easy heart crafts for kids. And these sea shell ornaments are just the ticket for summer crafting! We are forever collecting sea shells and little trinkets.. combine that with my love for buttons and we have a lot of decorative craft material. When it…
DIY apple core project

DIY apple core project

We're all trying to instill a little more fruit into our children's lives, and for whatever reason, our kids seem to push away the idea of anything healthy without even asking what it is or even trying it. Frustrating - we know, but it seems to be something that's inevitable when in…
Paper Flower Bouquet

Paper Flower Bouquet

Paper Flower Bouquet We love crafts that are simple, crafts that are do-able and crafts that are bright and cheerful!! I like to think that this flower bouquet falls into all these categories. It is so jolly and bright and loosk so very very simple to make. This would be…
Handprint Mason Jars for Mother’s Day

Handprint Mason Jars for Mother’s Day

Handprint Mason Jars We love handmade gifts and there is nothing more special than a handmade gift that kids can make on Mother's Day. These Handprint Mason Jars are just that - simple, colourful, easy but oh so sweet. the perfect little gift for mum. I know that I would…
12 Gifts Kids Can Make for all Occassions

12 Gifts Kids Can Make for all Occassions

Oh we do love this time of year... as the days get darker and Autumn draws on in, we hit the BIRTHDAY season in our family.. with Christmas following in the not so distant future. If you, like us, love for the kids to make gifts, be thoughtful about what…
Adorable Clay “Pinch Pots”

Adorable Clay “Pinch Pots”

I love crafts that are cute, easy to do and that also explore different mediums. We have use a fair amount of clay with the kids before (find out how to soften hardened air-dry clay here)... but of course, clay is a little different (and a little harder) for younger kids…
Paper Pulp Pendants

Paper Pulp Pendants

Aaaah here is  a wonderfully bright and colourful craft AND it is is all about RECYCLING. We do love taking something "old" and turning it into something new.. or taking something every day, like in this case paper, and turning it into something wonderful. I love how here we have…
Embroidery for Kids – Pencil Case

Embroidery for Kids – Pencil Case

Now, though many of us have LONG gone back to school, I still very much love this little pencil case project - personalising your pencil case with embroidery. It is a great "beginners" project, learning to guide the needle and to get the hang of this basic stitch. And isn't…