Recycling

DIY Mason jar lamp

DIY Mason jar lamp

Mason┬áJar Lamp We've been collecting mason jars, and pretty jam jars for as long as I can remember... You never know when they might come in handy right? Whether you use them for painting, ie, water jars for those messy paintbrushes, or for creating mood lighting with flickering candles! In…
LEGO Craft Ideas – tissue box

LEGO Craft Ideas – tissue box

LEGO Craft Ideas - tissue box Here is a nice and simple idea that makes you think "of course! why didn't I think of this before" and it is SO VERY EASY too! Making a lego tissue box 'brick' is a totally inspired idea and we love it. What a…
Newspaper Rudolph Ornaments

Newspaper Rudolph Ornaments

Newspaper Rudolph Ornaments I have been hogging this craft especially for you for almost a YEAR! Yes, I spotted this adorable little Newspaper Christmas Ornament towards the end of last Christmas and couldn't wait to show you.. and FINALLY it is time to get into the festive spirit and get…
Newspaper Christmas Ornaments

Newspaper Christmas Ornaments

Newspaper Christmas Ornaments I have to confess... I thought I shared these WONDERFUL Christmas Tree Ornaments with you last year... And I was having a nose around our "old posts" and realised that I didn't... shock horror! So it is high time that I DO share them with you this…
Leaf Creatures

Leaf Creatures

Leaf Creatures Love a fun and easy craft for kids. Autumn is fast approaching and we thought it would be a great idea to feature some cool ways you and your children can use the outdoors to create some fantastic crafts. Today we are loving these Leaf Creatures, they look…
Weaving crafts round up

Weaving crafts round up

Weaving crafts round up Anyone who follows this blog will know we are MAD on weaving, obsessed even, so sit back and have a browse - you will LOVE these posts as much as we do! (and yes, we've snuck in a conker at the end, for those of you…
Cardboard Box & Duct Tape Hobby Horse

Cardboard Box & Duct Tape Hobby Horse

Cardboard Box & Duct Tape Hobby Horse Love a quick easy kids craft. Oh my look at that cheeky hobby horse face!! Horses are just so popular with kids aren't they? Horses and unicorns in fact! So any crafts which involve a horse seems to be so appealing. And you…
Leaf Owls

Leaf Owls

Leaf Owls Do you like owls? click here to find out how you can make your own Leaf Owls using, wait for it... paper and leaves! 🦉 This month we are all about owls, so here is another wonderful craft. Instead of using paper, why not use the materials provided…
DIY Crate Storage

DIY Crate Storage

DIY crate storage So - We always start to think of "back to school" before the holidays have even begun! We'll be spending a bit of time over the holidays sorting out the kids' rooms, decluttering, sending lots of things to the charity shop, using freecycle and selling bits locally…
Fabric Recycled Juggling Balls

Fabric Recycled Juggling Balls

Fabric Recycled Juggling Balls This Summer I challenge you to learn something NEW - or more to the point, the kids to learn something new. You have all those long Summer Days and there is plenty of time to practice.. so try your hand at JUGGLING? What do you think?…