Exploring The Solar System With Learning Resources

We've been learning about space with Learning Resources' Motorised Solar System.

We’ve been trying out the Motorised Solar System Model from Learning Resources and have been so impressed. A must have for any little space fans and a fabulous and hands-on way to bring the difficult concept of space to life.

Colour Mixing Lanterns – Autumn / Fall Craft

Easy Stained Glass Effect Lanterns, a lovely Autumn/Fall craft for kids and a great way to explore colour mixing. From My Little 3 and Me.

Easy Stained Glass Effect Lanterns, a lovely recycled Autumn/Fall craft for kids and a great way to explore colour mixing.

LamaLoLi Clothing Review


My biggest boy, aged 11, has been given the job this week of choosing and trying out some clothes from the online kid’s fashion store LamaLoLi. It’s been lovely to find some good value, branded clothes for big kids!

Hardwall Takker Review

Hardwall Takker review

Do you hate having to use a heavy drill and raw plugs to hang pictures around the house? I’ve been trying out the new super light and super easy Hardwall Takker. At first I was skeptical as it seemed too good to be true but check out my video review to see how it really did live up to the job.

Thinking Of Going To The Warner Bros Studio?


Have you been to the Warner Bros Studio yet? Here’s why I’m itching to take the children this summer.

My Window View

My Window View

I simply love #mywindowview in our new home. I’m delighted to show you some photos of what I see through the window so you can see why.

Cardboard Box Activities, Arts and Crafts For Kids

45 Awesome Cardboard Box Activities

Don’t throw away those cardboard boxes! Here’s 45 fabulous cardboard box activities, arts and crafts for kids to keep them busy all year round.

Why So Quiet?

Why so quiet? I am so sorry but (Grrrrrrr) I still have no internet access in the new house! I will get back to regular craft posts as soon as I can. :-)

Boxes of Exciting News!

moving boxes

Exciting news…we are moving house…YAY! Do we need boxes? You betcha! Read all about our boxes from Boxes 2 Move and there’s a 10% discount for readers too!

Art For Kids – Rainbow Sponge Painting


Rainbow Sponge Painting – a fun art for kids that explores colour mixing and blending.

Climbing Incy Wincy Spider (Itsy Bitsy Spider)

Make an Incy Wincy Spider (Itsy Bitsy Spider) that actually climbs! A great interactive paper plate nursery rhyme craft.

An adorable paper-plate Incy wincy Spider craft that actually climbs! Nursery Rhymes have never been such fun!

Nursery Rhymes – Mary Mary Quite Contrary Craft

Magic Pop Up Flowers, a Mary Mary Quite Contrary Nursery Rhyme Craft

Nursery Rhymes are such fun and offer lots of learning opportunities. This Magic Pop-Up Flower craft is a great interactive way to bring Mary Mary Quite Contrary to life.

What Do Parents Owe Their Young…?


Nature quotes can be such lovely reminders of what is important and this photo of my son playing outside seemed to sit so well with this nature quote from Theodore Roszak, that I just had to share.

Win Lovably Me Vouchers


Whoop, whoop, we’re delighted to offer you the chance to get your hands on one of three £25 vouchers from Lovably Me, suppliers of gorgeous crafts, gifts and furnishings for kids. (Open to US and UK residents.)