Crafts

A collection of simple and thrifty craft ideas for families

Easy ideas for Halloween

A lovely guest post form Red Ted Art I simply adore sitting down with kids around holidays and making kids crafts with them! It’s perfect…

5 ways to learn through messy play

Young children love to get muddy and covered in playdough, bubbles or paint during playtime – all the stuff that house-proud mums up and down…

Super Simple Christmas Baubles DIY

I am so excited to show you our Christmas Baubles DIY. I am all for simple when it comes to crafts.     There is…

What to Put in a Homemade Craft Box

What to Put in a Homemade Craft Box I think a child’s creativity and homemade craft boxes go hand in hand. I am a great…

Lego Ninjago Party Ideas with Cineworld

Lego Ninjago Party Ideas with Cineworld The new and eagerly awaited first Lego Ninjago Movie is about to hit UK screens. How exciting! To celebrate…

A brilliant subscription box for tweens – Baebox

If you are looking for a subscription box for tweens I highly recommend Baebox – there is a boy and girl tween version and teen…

Crayonning on glass #natstatweek

Crayonning on glass We were sent some lovely products from Stabilo to celebrate National Stationery Week.  National Stationery Week, runs from the 24th April –…

St. George’s Day Ideas for Thrifty Families

St. George’s Day Ideas St. Georges Day goes largely unnoticed by so many people, which I think is a real shame.  Not only is it…

9 fun origami projects

Origami projects – a guest post form Red Ted Art Have you done origami with your kids before? It’s so much fun and the end…

My Dream Pet

Creative kids I absolutely love my children to use their imagination and make it come to life. So when Petplan suggested my son drew his…

A spooky Halloween sofa den

We have been busy this week making a special spooky space with DFS #mysofaden . Do your kids love to build dens? Mine have loved…

Back to School Upcycled Craft Ideas

I was very excited this week to receive a mystery back to school upcycling crafts set! Amongst other exciting projects it included Clear Chalkboard and…

Free Pete’s Dragon Colouring Sheets

Free Petes Dragon Colouring Sheets Isn’t it just fabulous when you find something for free you just know your child will enjoy! Pete’s Dragon is…

Cool Cardz Scratcheez

Cool Cardz Scratcheez Laminating Craft Kit The summer holidays are upon us and we need a few good, toy time treats up our sleeve, specially…

A new pack of felt tips

A new pack of felt tips is such a simple gift but always so welcome, not just by my children. I hate felt tips that…

Creative Easter

I love to spend time with my kids making things and our kitchen table is well used indeed. Easter is one of my favourite times,…

How to make origami paper corner bookmarks

Do you know how to make origami paper corner bookmarks ? Sounds scary right? I love to craft but I have to admit my skills…

Our Homemade Christmas Tree

Well this months crafts are centred around Christmas  (of course) and making our bamboo Christmas tree. We were sent a lovely little box of bits…

Christmas Crafting with Bostik

You just cannot beat Christmas crafting for getting you in the holiday mood. Each month I am sent a box of craft and some Bostik…

Super Simple Halloween crafts

Whilst I really enjoy crafting we like to keep things easy in our house. So our crafts are do-able by pretty much anyone. We still…