Sponge boat

I’m sure there are days when your stuck indoors whilst the weather is too hot outside. Here’s an activity which will give you some quiet time while your child plays endlessly with this balloon powered boats. There is so much that a child can learn from this simple activity such as what happens to air,…

Panda roll

Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See? Have you read it yet?? Here’s a simple way to upcycle those toilet rolls and make animals out of them Materials required:- Toilet roll Cutter Black and white paints Paint brush Marker Step 1 Sketch its roughly on your toilet roll. Step 2 Use your cutter to…

Things I wish I knew before choosing my new born photographer?

If you’re looking to choose a newborn photographer, this blog post is for you. The first time around when lil knight was a baby we used a well-established commercial photographing company. Being new parents we weren’t familiar of what to expect during our photography session. We clicked some great pictures although they were of our…

Snow globe

I’ve never found a child who doesn’t like a snow globe!! Here’s an easy activity to do with kids. Materials required: Plastic tumbler Wire hoop Thermocol balls A4 White card stock Yellow paper Glue gun Washi tape Black pipe cleaner Glue Cotton Black marker pen Tape Printable: Step by step guide: Step one: Print template…

Christmas wreath

Here’s a simple activity that can literally be put together in minutes Materials required: Toilet rolls Green poster paints Red clay Glue gun Scissors Step one: Paint the toilet rolls in different shades of green. Step two: Gently press the tissue roll to form an oval shape and cut pieces an inch in height. Step…

Chopstick Claw

“Life is playfulness…We need to play so that we can rediscover the magic all around us.” – Flora Colao This week’s activity is simple and yet so much fun.It literally takes minutes to put together and you can relax grab a cuppa while your little one enjoys. Material required: 4 Chopsticks 4 Elastic bands A…

Marble run box lid

Here’s an activity to keep your little ones busy indoors this summer. It’s so easy to put together and guarantees you endless fun. You can make the maze complex for older kids as well as you can always remake it if they had enough of one pattern. Materials required: A4 coloured paper Small candy sticks…

Foosball in a box

With school almost over,holidays started and world cup fever why not create something fun for the whole family Let the Foosball games begin… Materials required:- Box Wooden dowels/skewers/chopsticks 10 wooden pegs A ball Glue gun Pencil Ruler Cutter Step one Place your pegs onto your wooden dowel towards the side of the box and measure…

Pocari can lanterns

I’m sure with the temperatures running high you must be having a stash of cans lying around. I absolutely love it when I can upcycle/recycle and give something that we would probably throw out a new form/use. This is such an easy DIY and imagine the cost almost nothing. A quick video for you :https://www.instagram.com/p/BVtp_UKFs_N/…

Re-usable calendar

Reusable Calendar📅 Yup YoU heard it RiGhT😉 So this DiY took some thinking considering its the first one for 2018. Its been on my list for a long time considering “Forgetfulness is a normal part of motherhood” I quiet often landup forgetting iMpOrtaNT ThiNgs/DaTeS🤷‍♀️. . Am I the OnLY one???😣 . What better way to…