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glue gun hacks

Fun Glue Gun Hacks – Guest post

If you are always on the hunt for fun ways to spend your weekend with the kids, one of the things you can think about doing is trying new crafts. Arts and crafts can be a fun way to spend the day with the kids and also a great way to spend a rainy day.  […]

summer holidays

9 easy ways to entertain kids during the summer holidays

So that time is nearly upon us – the summer holidays!  6 weeks of summer fun with no school.   It can be a blessing and a curse.  You might be looking forward to the break from the routine – I know I am (anything that means no school run is ok in my books), but you […]

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10 Great Things to Do with Kids over the holidays

So the Easter Holidays are upon us!  I have said before that I love the school holidays but I know that for many the thought of entertaining littles all day for several weeks is daunting.  Honestly that part is a bit of a source stress for me too, but that is outweighed by the sheer joy […]

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Easter and Spring Craft Ideas for Toddlers

Easter and Spring Craft Ideas for Toddlers (and older kids too!) These Easter and spring craft ideas for toddlers are really easy and take minimal preparation.  They can all be done inside so are perfect for when you can’t get out and about or if  you are reading this in 2020 for when you are […]

St Patrick's Day Craft - Toddler Friendly

Easy St Patricks Day Crafts Idea – Toddler Friendly

For this week’s crafts we are channelling my Irish half and going with St Patrick’s Day crafts for our theme.  This St Patrick’s Day craft idea does need a bit of pre preparation; cutting out the necessary shapes before hand, but once this is done it is very simple to do this with your toddler. […]

Toddler Messy Play – Canvas Painting

With the snow falling outside and temperatures plummeting I decided that the littlest members of the family should hide inside until that school run dragged us out. Toddlers inside all day is not my favourite way to spend the day.  It can be a challenge to keep them occupied.  It is even more of a […]

world book day toddler craft

World Book Day Craft for Toddlers

In our house we have two boys at school and two toddlers at home.  With World Book Day coming up there has been much excitement about what character they wanted to be especially as it is the first time their school has done it.  This excitement has not been lost on the toddlers, but they […]

Craft Ideas Fridge Magnet

Easy Fridge Magnet Craft for Toddlers

As the new half term starts it is time for me to get planning the weekly craft activity for the playgroup I help to run.  I have been trawling pinterest to come up with ideas for a Mothers Day craft to no avail.  Ultimately I came to the conclusion that as most of those attending […]

Fireworks Themed Craft

An idea for a fireworks themed craft

Valentines day craft for kids

Valentines Day Craft Ideas for Kids

Valentines Day Craft Ideas to make with kids We have been busy preparing for Valentines Day with crafts galore.  These Valentines Craft Ideas for kids are suitable for doing with your preschoolers and make a great fun way to spend a chilly or rainy afternoon.  In this post I will explain how to make a […]