Spring

Make your own playdough sunshine picture!

Searching for some sunshine over the wintery months? Then make your own, with playdough! My four year old adores playing with dough, but he is terrible at putting it away properly so we always find dried out lumps of playdough around the house. So we regularly, nowadays, make our own! Today we decided to try […]

Mothers Day Gifts : Framed Button Art

Looking for more gift ideas for Mothers Day? Why not make a lovely, unique piece of framed art, finished with buttons? We have made lots of pictures using buttons and have plenty of them around and this seemed like a great way to use them. Materials: Paper Printer Glue dots Buttons Firstly we designed a […]

paper plate sheep

Paper Plate Sheep!

After Rachel and Jack got the opportunity to see a lamb being born at the farm, we decided to welcome in the spring by making some paper plate sheep! These are really simple to make and even my two couldn’t go wrong! First of all we got all our bits and pieces together. Materials: Paper […]

Mothers Day Gifts to Make – Sparkly Frame

Now that Valentines Day is over, Mothers Day is looming on the horizon, here in the UK, so we have turned out attention to some mothers day gifts to make. This is the first one we would like to share with you – a pretty  sparkly picture frame. Materials: Picture frame Family photo Sparkly stickers Sharpie Pens Method: We bought a […]

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Easter activities

So it is Easter. To reflect this and to entertain the children throughout the school holidays, amongst other things, we have been doing some easter themed crafts and activities. We have made easter bonnets, easter cards, easter masks and even incorporated some shredded wheat chocolate nests. Easter Masks The masks are from a multipack I […]

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