Make a Special Card for Mother’s day

 A special card  Mothers day cards mean the world to mums and are often kept forever. I love this idea for a hand printed Mother’s…

Make a mother’s day in Guinea Bissau

Mother’s Day is the time when everyone in the UK lucky enough to be able to, celebrates and spoils their mum. Elsewhere it is a…

Pssst dads…here is budget idea for Mother’s Day

Photos for mum Photos make lovely, inexpensive gifts and they really just take a little effort. Mums love to have beautiful photos of themselves and…

April Fool ideas from my 6 year old son!

April fool’s day (April 1st) Celebrated on April 1st only up till lunchtime, this is your child’s big chance to become a practical joker. Here…

Make a Jewellery box for Mother’s day

Jewellery Box for Mother’s day Little cardboard boxes can be bought very cheaply from places like Hobby craft for under £1. They are tremendous fun…

Please consider helping some desperate Ugandan Mums this Mother’s day

Can you imagine having felt you needed to abandon your baby? It doesn’t bear thinking about does it. But in Uganda it happens a lot.…

A Love Letter for Mother’s Day (craft)

    Making a love letter for mum is a lovely thing to do and something she will probably treasure forever. Mother’s day is all…

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…

Party bags

I was sent some cellophane bags from jessies online store.  They look great, there are loads of varieties and they come with ties. They are…

Pancake Day, Recipes and a True Story about Nazareth and a Pink Egg

Sponsored Post What is Pancake day? Pancake Day ( AKA Shrove Tuesday) is the last day before Lent It is traditional on this day to eat…

5 ideas for Valentines Day on a budget

We would all love to make a grand gesture on Valentine’s day and show our partners how much we love them. These days we often…

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…

Ode to a New Year

New Year Wishes May peace fill all the empty spaces around you And in you, may contentment answer all your wishes. May comfort be yours,…

How to choose your New Year’s resolution and stick to it

Well, Christmas seems to have whizzed by in the blink of a very expensive eye. Ours was lovely, relaxing and full of lovely food (oh…

Why we celebrate Boxing Day

Why we celebrate Boxing Day I once told a good American friend who was here visiting that Boxing day was when we had a big…

The Baby Budgeting Christmas Message

Baby Budgeting Christmas According to Jean Gross, child expert, author of ‘Psychology and Parenthood’ and a member of the Demos Character Inquiry Panel: “Encouraging empathy…

Need a last minute Christmas card and want to support the Woodland Trust?

Tesco Greener Living has teamed up with The Woodland Trust once again this Christmas to supply you with this Air Guitar Panda Christmas eCard  to…

STOP BEFORE YOU BUY ANYMORE STUFF AND READ THIS….

Parents can often get themselves in a money pit pickle at christmas. They love their kids and want them to have the BEST time and…

When do kids find out about Santa?

Vouchercodes.co.uk have done a little survey into Christmas  The survey revealed that 46% of children under 18 have never believed in Santa! (OMG!!!) It also…