Tag: crafts

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Summer Holiday Activities for Children: DIY Stamps & Paint Station

From an early age I have always encouraged the children with messy play, not such a great idea when you have cream carpets but hey, that’s what messy mats are for. Both of my children love painting but I am not keen on tidying up their mess, so I decided to make my own paint …

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How To: Remove Wax From Candle Jars & Reuse

I absolutely love candles I have them burning all year round, making my home smell fresh. However, when they are finished with I feel bad for popping the jar in the recycling as some of the jars are so pretty. I recently finished burning the Aldi No.2 candle and really wanted to use the jar …

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Summer Holiday Activities For Children – Ice Excavations!

I thought I would share a series of activities that the children get up to over the summer holidays, things that I have been wanting to try for ages and also to keep them busy.Β This week’s activity is… Ice Excavations Really simple and cheap activity for children to do but keeps them entertained and their …

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Summer Holidays – Our Week

I can’t believe how quickly the first week of the summer holidays has gone. We have not stopped this week, the weather has been up and down but we have made the most of it. Monday We started our week saying a sad farewell to a very special family member. We didn’t take the children, …

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March Favourites – Children Edition

I hope everyone is enjoying the Easter holidays, what a cracking day we’ve had in Devon today the sun has shone all day and it puts me in the best mood. Here are some of the products, toys, foods the children have been loving during March. I have always loved divided plates I find they …

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Naff Off Winter

I have always loved the colder months, you get to wrap up in snuggly scarves, big chunky knit jumpers and trendy boots. However, I have come to realise that in fact I am not really a fan of winter after Christmas. All year I look forward to September when the children go back to school …