Creative Kids – We love beads (Melissa & Doug Bead set Giveaway)

Welcome to creative kids. Mum is rubbish at crafts, but she likes to find other ways to encourage creativity, using imagination and having fun making things… No glitter allowed! πŸ˜‰ I have two children who like to make things. Sometimes it’s easy for me to facilitate that and even join in with what they are […]

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Creative Kids – Bucket list wish?

Welcome to creative kids. Mum is rubbish at crafts, but she likes to find other ways to encourage creativity, using imagination and having fun making things… No glitter allowed! πŸ˜‰ This week’s Creative Kids is a bit of a cheat, I am afraid. It’s half term, so I am busy with the child members of […]

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Creative Kids – lets make cookies

 Welcome to creative kids. Mum is rubbish at crafts, but she likes to find other ways to encourage creativity, using imagination and having fun making things… No glitter allowed! πŸ˜‰ This week’s creative kids, is a sweet, slightly sticky one. I was asked a few weeks ago if I would be able to come up […]

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Creative Kids – This boy loves to Dance…

Welcome to creative kids. Mum is rubbish at crafts, but she likes to find other ways to encourage creativity, using imagination and having fun making things… No glitter allowed! πŸ˜‰ This week, is a bit of an offbeat edition for us. I wanted to share with you how proud I am of my Little Man […]

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Creative Kids – Camera fun!

Welcome to creative kids. Mum is rubbish at crafts, but she likes to find other ways to encourage creativity, using imagination and having fun making things… No glitter allowed! πŸ˜‰  This week we are talking about cameras and photography and kids. Both of the children were very lucky to get cameras from their Grandad, whilst […]

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Creative Kids – We love lego (and a give-away!)

Welcome to the first Creative Kids of 2015. We have lots to share over the next few months, and each month will be doing a crafty or creative give way, as part of our trying to keep things creative… This week, it’s short and sweet. We want to talk about Lego! We LOVE Lego. Adults […]

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Creative Kids – Perfect bubble mix…

This week’s Creative Kids is a bit of a short one. I not only have a sinus infection that has come back, when I thought it had gone, but now probably laryngitis too (off to the doc on Friday if I am not better, I am OVER being under the weather) but I thought I […]

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Creative Kids – “Igel Keks”

  What are “Igel keks”? I hear you ask…. Igel is German for Hedgehog, and this Creative Kids post is a recipe for Hedgehog biscuits, which are a German recipe my friend Regina says I can share here. We made them today, with Little Man’s reception class, where I help with cooking on a Tuesday.  […]

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Creative Kids – Dear Techno Whizz Child…

This week is a tongue in cheek post. I know that spending too much time playing games on a computer or tablet is not good for adults, I promise that neither the children or I spend all our spare time on this. We love technology and think as a tool, it can be fun and […]

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Creative Kids – I made my Mum learn how to loom band.

My  mum has told you before that she doesn’t like loom bands, and she thinks they are a bit silly, and she couldn’t do them. We were given a massive box of loom bands, in the summer, and I am pretty good at making all sorts of things, with them. She kept saying she didn’t […]

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