Creating animations with Zu3D

It’s not often that something makes me feel REALLY old, but we recently tried out the fabulous animation kit and software from Zu3D and when I see what we can now create with technology, and remember back to my own days at school with a very old computer and a Daisy Wheel printer (who remembers […]

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Creative fun with SpiraLite

Does anyone remember spirographs and using those plastic shapes to draw endless patterns in multicolours. Ok, so I am old, I know but that was a huge and fun part of my childdhood and kept me and my friends busy for hours trying to make the neatest and prettiest patterns.  Remember making these? We thought […]

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Getting creative with BIC Pens #myBICpens

It’s the summer holidays. School is out for weeks (seriously 8 weeks here!) and we now have time to relax and do all the things we plan for the holiday time. If the weather is great then outside we go, but if it’s not, and we are trapped indoors, we need to find things to […]

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Sands Alive – sensory and creative fun…

I am a bit of a play-dough fan and if you have read our blog before you will know I like to make our own dough, and expiremtn with textures and colors. I have tried “play-dough sand” before both the branded bought stuff and also the home made kind and never really been that impressed.  […]

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Kidi Superstar – now kids can be a popstar at home!

If you have a little one that LOVES singing, dancing and making music, and wants to be a superstar, then the Kidi Superstar from Vtech is right up their street.  “VTech’s new Kidi Super Star karaoke microphone and stand uses innovative technology to reduce the vocals on any song. Whether you’re plugging in a mobile […]

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Easy Peasy Playdough…

So I have a confession… I used to be a play-dough snob. I only ever bought the stuff, that you get in little plastic tubs, that smells strange (I like the smell, I’m weird, I know!) and I had a thing about not being able to make home made play-dough. Ridiculous, right?  But, in my […]

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How to look after your rabbits, by Emily.

As you know, we recently acquired some rabbits. Both children are thoroughly enjoying looking after them and playing with them. Emily is a bit of a geek, like her parents, but she is much more creative, than us,  so when she came to me and asked if she could make a PowerPoint presentation about the […]

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Mini Creations Linky – February 24th

Mini Creations is back after a bit of a Hiatus. If you used to link up when it was hosted over at KidGLloves then we would love you to join us here. Kids does your Mum complain if you bring amazing art work home you made at nursery or school? Does your Dad put on […]

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