Art Projects for Kids-Wax Resist Leaf Painting

Art Project For Kids - Wax Resist Leaf Painting

Wax leaf rubbings are a fun art project for kids that lots of you will already be familiar with but I wanted to take this traditional art process a step further.
I loved the idea of the children being able to combine leaf rubbing with leaf painting and hence this Wax Resist Leaf Painting art project for kids was born!

Cooking With Kids – Christmas Tree Pizza

Christmas cooking with kids

Christmas cooking with kids is great but it doesn’t have to be all about sweet tastes. Try our Christmas Tree Pizza for some savoury festive fun.

Win a Travelodge Hotel Stay

Win a night's stay in a Travelodge

Has 2014 been a busy year? Perhaps you’d like a little break somewhere new? Come and enter our prize draw to win a night’s stay in a Travelodge of your choice for up to 4 people. Good luck!

Best Stocking Stuffers – Gifts For Kids under £3 / $5


Looking for great bargain stocking stuffers for the kids that won’t be discarded in a week or two? I’ve put together a fantastic stocking stuffers gift guide with 50+ bargain stocking stuffers under £3/$5 that can be played with again and again throughout the year.

Leaf Sensory Bags

Make leaf sensory bags, a fabulous Autumn activity for kids.

Have you made sensory bags before? Give them a go, they are such a fabulous sensory activity for kids. Here we show you how to make an oil, water and nature inspired sensory bag that’ll have you and the children ohhing and ahhing. They are so beautiful!

Are You A Knitter?


Knitting and crocheting is back again, and not just for Granny! Everyone’s grabbing the needles and getting in on the act. Have you had a go yet?

Sparkler Firework Craft For Kids

Sparkler Firework Craft For Kids

My children love sparkler fireworks but as a mum I find them a bit scary and worry about possible accidents and burns! Don’t you? Whether you’re celebrating Bonfire Night, Fourth of July, New Year or a birthday here’s a fun Kid Safe Sparkler Firework Craft to add to the festivities.

Spooky Ghost Lollies – Halloween Food For Kids

Spooky Ghost Lollies, a fun Halloween food ice for kids.

Looking for Halloween food for kids and Halloween crafts for kids? Combine the two with Spook-tastic Ghost Lollies, a fun Halloween craft you can eat!

Rangoli Inspired Sand Art


I hope this post will get you itching to try some sand art with your children. This has got to be my all time favourite activity so far! Rangoli inspired sand art was such a great avenue to explore transitory and collaborative art and for the children to experiment and develop confidence in their own artistic abilities. Take a peek…I think you’ll love, love love!

Mod Roc Ghost Lights

Looking for different Halloween craft ideas? Try these DIY Mod Roc Ghost Lights a fun Halloween craft for big and little kids.

Looking for different Halloween craft ideas? Try these DIY Mod Roc Ghost Lights a fun Halloween craft for big and little kids.

How To Make Coloured Sand


Make Your own coloured sand! Vibrant colours for all your sand arts and sand craft projects. My boys have made their first video tutorial to show you how quickly and easily they did it.

Dreaming of a Dog

Our Cat Boris

We have a wonderful old cat Boris that we dearly love but now we’re out in the countryside we’d love a dog too!

Boingy Cushion Giveaway (Open Worldwide)

Win gorgeous Boingy cushions

Boing, Boing, Boingy! We love these super soft bouncy Boingy Cushions and have two to give away! Competition open Worldwide. Ends 24th Oct 2014. Good luck!

Dingle Dangle Scarecrow Puppet

Waking,Sleeping Dingle Dangle Scarecrow Puppet

Make an easy no-sew Dingle Dangle Scarecrow Puppet to bring the song to life. He’s a double sided puppet that sleeps and wakes for super interactive fun!