For Cakie’s fairy birthday party earlier this month I made 25 little fairy dolls from wooden clothes pegs (pins.) They hung from the trees and were hidden amongst the flowers while the children played around them in the garden. Then they were popped inside the party bags as little additions to the going-home treats! Continue reading DIY: Clothes Peg Fairies
While the girls were painting their salt dough footprints the other day I thought I’d get them to make a quick card each to go with their gifts for daddy this Sunday! These took all of 5 minutes to make and are a cute alternative to the usual card. Continue reading Stuffed heart collage card
These little footprints were very easy and very cheap to make and will make perfect keepsake gifts for daddy this Father’s day! Salt dough recipe: 1 cup salt 1 cup plain flour Half a cup of warm water Mix together into a large bowl and knead it
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We have been in the midst of lots of building work recently, including having some bookcases fitted this week. Cakie has been in her element, climbing the builder’s ladder, chatting to him about “bangin noises” and rustling through the tool boxes for dangerous things to play with! So when he
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For our playgroup this morning Cakie and I made a new batch of play dough to play with. She is getting really good at filling up the cups and tipping them into the bowl and typically wants to do it all by herself. “My do it!” is the commonly heard phrase around these parts right
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