DIY Lollipop Stick Fairy Doors & Elf Doors

DIY Lollipop Stick Fairy Doors & Elf Doors

They say if you’d like to invite Fairies or Elves into your home, all you […]

DIY Soap Blowing Magic!

DIY Soap Blowing Magic!

My daughter came running into the kitchen shouting ‘Mum Mum, you’ve got to see this […]

Two Big Reasons To Make A Daisy Chain With Your Child

Two Big Reasons To Make A Daisy Chain With Your Child

  I’d been playing football with our youngest boy in the park for ages, when […]

A Sleepover With A Twist

A Sleepover With A Twist

If you really want to surprise your kids and do something different for them, while […]

How To Make Oobleck Slime

How To Make Oobleck Slime

Something else to amaze the kids: Oobleck Slime. It’s extraordinary stuff, incredibly easy to make […]

Slime Recipes That Work!

Slime Recipes That Work!

Like many households, we also have a Slime Lab! This however isn’t the half of […]

How To Make A Salt Crystal Garden!

How To Make A Salt Crystal Garden!

Having tried fairly ineffectively to grow salt crystals for a week on a bit of […]

DIY Magical Wishing Stones!

DIY Magical Wishing Stones!

How many children do you know who would just love to get their hands on […]

How To Make Easter Egg Carton Chickens

How To Make Easter Egg Carton Chickens

I spotted these cute Easter egg carton chickens, over on Pinterest. Being totally braced for […]

A Family Tradition – Homemade Pine Cone Bird Feeders

A Family Tradition – Homemade Pine Cone Bird Feeders

  Children really do treasure doing things with a parent, and it’s exactly this kind […]

Encouraging Children to Write Thank You Cards …

Encouraging Children to Write Thank You Cards …

I personally think hand-written Thank You cards are so lovely to receive.  Each family will […]

How To Make A Christmas Yule Log – by Helen Fichtel

How To Make A Christmas Yule Log – by Helen Fichtel

Very many thanks to Helen for writing about this really lovely Christmas craft here on […]

Handmade Christmas: Pinecone Fire Starters

Handmade Christmas: Pinecone Fire Starters

If you’re looking for ideas for a gorgeous, unique Christmas present – these are it. I […]

Homemade Christmas Gift or Stocking Filler: Noughts & Crosses

Homemade Christmas Gift or Stocking Filler: Noughts & Crosses

Homemade Christmas gifts are so wonderful, and this is no exception. It’s cute, it’s fun, […]

Fun Letter Writing Skills For Children!

Fun Letter Writing Skills For Children!

As I’m sure you’ve all worked out, I’m a huge fan of actual handwritten letters […]

Magical DIY Fairy & Christmas Wishes

Magical DIY Fairy & Christmas Wishes

  Simple things such as this little bottle of magical DIY Fairy or Christmas wishes, […]

Magical Glittery DIY North Pole or Tooth Fairy Coins

Magical Glittery DIY North Pole or Tooth Fairy Coins

Make these magical glittery DIY Tooth Fairy coins yourself as a surprise for your little […]

Supporting Unsure Young Writers – Guest Post

Supporting Unsure Young Writers – Guest Post

Thank you so much to Gill Pawley from Inkpots for this very helpful guest post […]

How To Colour Easter Eggs

How To Colour Easter Eggs

The kids love to colour Easter eggs, and luckily they seem to love their creations, […]

Doing Story Time With Your Kids…When You Can’t Be There

Doing Story Time With Your Kids…When You Can’t Be There

We’ve all cuddled up for story time with our kids and enjoyed the closeness of […]