Easy Reindeer Advent Calendar

This pretty reindeer advent calendar is easier and quicker to make than you would think! Although I am not a fan of the shorter days, the … [Read more...]

Fire Lanterns for Bonfire Night – 10 Minute Crafts

With Bonfire Night coming up, the little ones and I decided to put together a crafty activity around the theme of fire. They have no patience for … [Read more...]

Upcycled Halloween Lanterns – 10 Minute Crafts

Although these spooky Halloween lanterns look effective, they take no time at all to make. In fact, you could have them ready in 10 minutes from start … [Read more...]

10 Minute Crafts: Ballerina Cards

Don’t you love a crafty activity that takes less than ten minutes and yet looks pretty darn good? We made these ballerina cards last week and if I … [Read more...]

No Junk Present: Healthy, Yummy Jazzy Jars

Is it just me who magics out a dozen or so ‘jazzy jars’ for the school fair every year? The first time we came across jazzy jars was when we … [Read more...]

10 Minute Crafts: Make a Monkey Fingerprint Card for Father’s Day

If you have come across my little blog before, you might be aware that although I absolutely love all things crafty, I am also useless at drawing. One … [Read more...]

Quick & Easy Crafts: Cloud Cushions

The weather has been all over the place, hasn't it? One minute, you are splashing the kids with the garden hose under the sunshine; the next, you … [Read more...]

10 minute Crafts: Pipe Cleaner Caterpillars & Fine Motor Skills

A few weeks ago, we had a review of Jumpy’s progress at pre-school. She is doing well, although she would rather hang out with adults than other … [Read more...]

10 minute Crafts: Hatching Dragon Eggs

Today, Beanie came back from school with a drawing of a chick coming out of an egg. It was pretty cute and I thought we could do something inspired by … [Read more...]

Funky Bunny Garland for Easter (& a Free Template)

If you are like me and you have kept your little ones’ first pyjamas, dresses or colourful vests with the intention of turning them into something … [Read more...]