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!

Halloween Treats – Lollipop Spiders


I’m not a huge spider fan but these little spider lollipops are just so darn cute! What fabulous Halloween treats for children to make and enjoy.

Autumn Tree Pine Cone Craft


Pine cone crafts and activities are a great way to get children hands on with nature. This Autumn Tree Pine Cone Craft is a great fine motor skill builder and can be adapted for every season too.

Book Giveaway – A Year Of Stories And Things To Do by Shirley Hughes

Giveaway- A-Year-Of-Stories

I am so delighted to be able to offer UK readers the chance to WIN this fabulous children’s treasury, A YEAR OF STORIES AND THINGS TO DO by Shirley Hughes.

Acorn Mice

Adorable Acorn Mice - a fun Autumn craft for kids.

We love these adorable ACORN MICE! Get the kiddies out collecting for this acorn craft project today! Autumn crafts for kids are such fun. Squeak!

Make a Hedgehog House


Aren’t hedgehogs adorable! Sadly they’re in decline so how about making a hedgehog house for your garden to help these little creatures survive the winter.

A Close Up Exploration Of The World

Micropro Microscope Review

My little scientists have been equally enthralled and grossed out with their close up exploration of the world through the Micropro Microscope Set from Learning Resources. You should see what’s on their list of things to explore next, the little horrors!

Autumn Crafts – Cute Hedgehogs

Cute Hedgehog Family

Make a Cute Hedgehog Family – A fun 3D Autumn craft for kids and a great way to develop fine motor skills.

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!