3Doodler Start Essentials Pen Set – making 3D Art easy and fun

*This is a review post. We were kindly asked to try out a kit and share about it* We are all about art and craft here, although I am not creative or crafty, myself, my kids love making, creating, and expressing themselves through painting, drawing, making things to their hearts content. I am always on […]

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Quick and easy bird seed cakes

We have made these bird seed cakes a few times, because we love to feed and watch the birds in our garden, and it’s a fun little task the kids can do with minimal supervision, other than dealing with the hot fat. This is great to do in autumn when the birds might need a […]

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Artie the first drawing Robot.

*This is a review post. We were kindly sent an item to review and share with our readers* As a family, we love trying out new things, and we are a bit geeky and we love technology. So we were very excited when Artie the Robot arrived. We are very interested in coding, and Artie […]

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Chinese New Year Fun with Mrs Mactivity

*this is a review post. All opinions are my own* One of my favourite celebrations from another culture and country is Chinese New Year which starts on the 5th February this year and is celebrated all over the world by many people from around East Asia and of course it’s the major national holiday in […]

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Let’s Make Pom Poms

When I was a child I remember my mum teaching me how to make pom poms. Those little balls of wool that you wound around and cut to make fluffy shapes. It was incredibly cathartic and fun, and super satisfying to produce a little fluffy ball to play with, or add to a craft. I […]

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Project 365 – a photo a day 14/11/18

Christmas is coming. Ok, too soon? However, the small boy has spent a lot of time creating some very sparkly Christmas cards to be taken to South Africa this week, hand delivered, because the postal service to there is DIRE and I think Father Christmas and his reindeer could deliver things faster. Our cards are […]

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Getting creative with Little Brian fabric crayons…

*we were sent some items to review but all opinions are our own* We love creating and making things, and even though crafting is not my strong point, I do love encouraging my children to get into crafting and being creative, and I am always on the look out for good resources to help them […]

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Making gardening fun with Mud & Bloom

*We were kindly send a product to review, but all opinions are our own* My kids love getting out into the garden, and growing things and having fun learning about plants and green things. I will confess it’s not my area of expertise so I am always very happy to take help and find resources […]

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Making Beautiful Bracelets with Cool Maker KumiKreator

*We were kindly sent an item to review, all opinions are our own* My kids and I love to try out new things, and we particularly love things that help us get creative as well as having fun. They are of an age where they like to be a little independent of me, and enjoy […]

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World Cup Football Fun with Mrs Mactivity

*This is a review post, we have been asked to share our thoughts on this product, but all opinions are our own, and images are used with permission* You would have to be living under a rock, or at least not in our house, to not know that there is some football going on, at […]

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