Homemade wedding anniversary gift idea

  Homemade wedding anniversary gift idea It was  my wedding anniversary yesterday. I wanted to buy him the perfect gift. I have an abundance of love…

50 ideas for a Sensational Spring – fun on a budget with under 5’s

At last Spring is here and with it my new eBook of low cost seasonal activities.  It is filled with delightful books to share, activities…

Make a miniature garden – Spring crafts

This is such a lovely Spring craft.. Let your child’s imagination unfold. You could use a tray or a box as your garden base. Pebbles…

Love notes + kiss boxes – Children’s valentines day activity

I am on a bit of a mission to uncommercialise Valentines day.  It does not just have to be a profit making day for big…

The simplest and cheapest Valentines Day flowers (kids craft)

How to make the cheapest Valentines Day flowers – super simple craft idea All you need to do to make a lovely bunch of the…

Chinese Money Crafts for Chinese new Year

Chinese Money Crafts Are you looking for Chinese money crafts to celebrate the New year? Chinese New Year begins on Feb 3rd this year. It…

How to be more creative with your kids (Resolutions)

Today – How to be more creative with your kids Do you wish you had more time on your hands to more fully engage with…

Make Your Own Christmas Wrapping Paper & Tags

Make Your Own Christmas Wrapping Paper Wrapping paper isn’t particularly expensive but it is fun as well as a bit more frugal to make your…

How to make chocolate covered spoons: (Homemade Christmas)

How to make chocolate covered spoons I always think it’s nice to take a gift when you are visiting at Chrstmas but it’s tough when…

How to make a DIY Hobby Horse (Homemade Christmas)

How to make a DIY Hobby Horse Maggy at RED TED ART is one of the most crafty people I know and she keeps it so…

Half term on a budget: Making a tree for your kitchen

Leaves are beautiful – why not collect some to make a tree picture? Draw and have your child paint in a big brown tree trunk…

A totally simple FREE Christmas gift idea

A free Christmas gift idea – so simple   Tiny little hands and feet On a simple white canvas in my kitchen I have the…

50 ideas for Autumn on a budget with your little one (my 1st ebook!)

Hello everyone … Well Autumn is definately here and so is my first ever e-book!  This e-book is packed with ideas for fun things you…

How to encourage crafting with children

  Firstly thanks to Becky for asking me to come over to Baby Budgeting and do a guest post.  I am Jen aka mum in…

A Family Art Project

A Family Art Project       I just want to share with you something really beautiful my family do. Each season we make a…

How to make a Fairy Liquid Bottle Rocket

Fairy is currently celebrating 50 years of sparkling dishes and to mark the occasion, they have bought back their iconic white bottle… do you remember…