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How to make Decoupage Wooden Hearts

I love making handmade decorations, I just love sitting down with my girls and creating beautiful handmade items we can be proud of.  We have made flower pots before using the decoupage technique a few years ago as Christmas presents. This was where we covered the pots in pictures then sealed them. When I heard […]

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Easy Peel, No Mess Kid’s Window Sticker Activity

A while ago my sister sent my girls a pack of Amos Glass Deco pens as a present (she does always send them cool gifts). I had never heard or seen them before so I was looking forward to trying them out. These window sticker pens have now become one of my kids favourite activities. What […]

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What is the rock painting/hiding craze all about!

We are all loving the rock painting craze and have enjoyed getting involved in it, me included. It is such a great activity not only do you get to let your artistic side flow when painting the rocks but it helps you get out and about when you go to hide them. The hiding and […]

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Rainy Day Activities for Kids

Rainy Day Activities for Kids Here is a list of rainy day activities for kids to keep them entertained on those long rainy days. Hama Beads Hama beads are a perfect rainy day craft for both children and adults. I enjoy crafting with them just as much as they do and we can all enjoy […]

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How to Make a Pompom Rug

My daughter learned how to make pompoms at her after school club and since then she has been making them every chance she could. We ended up with a whole carrier bag full of pompoms. I then mentioned to her that we should make a pompom rug with them so I ordered some rug underlay.  […]

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Kid’s Christmas Craft Ideas – Handmade Christmas Decorations

Here are some of the Kid’s Christmas Craft Ideas that we have enjoyed over the years and that look great and also make lovely homemade Christmas Decorations. Kid’s Christmas Craft Ideas and Handmade Decorations Handprint Baubles We all had great fun making these handprint baubles last year and they will be taking pride of place […]

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How to Make Hama Bead Bowls

Hama Bead bowls are so pretty and will add colour and decor to any room. They are also great for storing your odds and ends in. My girls use theirs to store there jewellery and lip glosses in. The best thing is they are so simple to make and the kids will feel so proud […]

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Activities for Kids to do this Summer Holidays?

Here is my list of tried and tested cheap activities for kids to do over the summer holidays. There are some great activities listed to keep your kids active and inspire them to explore and be creative. I have included links to my other posts that go into more detail on some of the activities […]

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For the love of Hama Beads! – Hama Beads Ideas

Hama beads are always a favourite in our house and we are always looking for new Hama beads ideas. What are Hama Beads For anyone not familiar with them, Hama Beads are small hollow round beads that you place on a pegboard in a pattern. Once you have finished you place the ironing paper over […]

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How to Make a Pompom Rug

Inspiration My daughter and I learnt how to make a pompom rug after she learned how to make pompoms at her after school club. Since learning this at school she has been making pompoms every chance she could. We ended up with a whole carrier bag full of pompoms. I then mentioned to her that […]