How to make an Olympic Torch

How to make an Olympic Torch With the summer sporting bonanza nearly upon us, what better way to get the kids excited of a once…

Sheet Music Makes a Meaningful Gift

Sheet Music Makes a Meaningful Gift  Over at Great scores you can find many wonderful, musical treasures. Great Scores is the number 1 site for…

Are these the 3 top toys for Christmas 2012

Top toys for Christmas 2012 Last week the lovely people at UK Mums TV invited me to their Christmas in July toy event where toy…

How to make Olympic ring bagels

Olympic Ring Bagels I recently saw some cupcakes iced and arranged to look like the Olympic Rings. I thought they looked wonderful but how much…

Frugal and Fun: Actvities for every day of the school summer holidays

We have just launched our brand new ebook over at Frugal and Fun. It is written by myself and 2 other frugal parenting bloggers, Jen…

The Minifolk Market, Nottingham on June 23rd

If you have little ones and live in Notts this is the place to be this Saturday their will be stalls and crafts, lovely items…

ToucanBox Review

Today – ToucanBox review My daughter is an artist. She is 5  years old (today – Happy birthday baby!) and she loves nothing more than to create…

A great new online resource for pre-schoolers

I have a freind called Maggy who is an awesome crafter and she has a marvellous site that showcases her crafting called RedTedArt Maggy is however…

Vertbaudet: Design a school bag competition

Vertbaudet,  is giving 1 child aged four to twelve the chance to design a school bag of their dreams, win a family trip to Paris…

Last minute, free and fabulous Father’s day gift idea

I think you will agree this is pretty fabulous right? This is a Tagxedo hand print (but you choose any shape or colour combo you…

Cardboard Box Crafts

Cardboard box crafts Well half term was full of rain so budget in mind we looked around our us for entertainment. A bulging recycling box means…

Free Jubilee crowns, bunting, flags and party hats

For free Jubilee crowns, bunting, flags and party hats you need look no further. Kodak has created the perfect printable party app ahead of the…

Crafty Cards

Thanks to Rhian for this fab recycling, upcycling guest post  Crafty Cards It’s one of the most lucrative industries in the UK, but greeting cards…

How to make a castle out of old greeting cards

How to make a castle out of old greeting cards Guest post by Oriana Lauria I’m sure many greeting cards have made their way to that…

Clear out your clutter and get crafty

When you look at all of the old clothing, books and CDs lying around your house, do you see rubbish or an unpolished treasure? You…

The never ending craft jar review GLTC

My daughter loves to create things, pictures, paintings, models, perfume, etc.  She is confident and imaginative and being creative is a huge part of who…

Our Easter Tree

May your Easter be full of love, togetherness, reflection and hope.   Happy easter from all of us to all of you x  

Abigail the story buddy bunny Review

Today – Abigail the story buddy bunny Review Look at these beautiful Easter/Spring gifts we have been sent to review. They made us smile. Vertbaudet…

Mould and Paint Glitter Eggs

We had lots of fun with this Mould & Paint Glitter Eggs craft set.  It comes with 1 mould with 6 designs, a paint strip,…

Cubby Kit – monthly craft box

I was sent a Cubby Kit to review and from the second it arrived the kids were intrigued. What was this brown parcel addressed to…