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 […]

READ MORE

Creative Kids – Egg box madness…!

We had a week off last week, I took a break  from crafting and creating but this week we are back with a vengeance and as the blog title  said, in egg box madness for our Creative Kids post. We happened to watch an episode of Swashbuckle recently, a CBeebies programme that my kids love, […]

READ MORE

Creative Kids – Fire Station!

This week, one of the mum’s in Little Man’s nursery, organised for all the nursery children, and the reception class, to take turns to visit our local Fire Station. I went with them, as a helper (and possibly because I might also like fire engines…) We walked all the way there, and then spent in […]

READ MORE

Creative Kids – Half term baking fun

  Baking fun, letting the kids get creative with icing & sprinkles…. It’s half term, and the weather has been awful, frankly, so we have spent more time indoors that normal. This afternoon, we decided to get creative and do some baking. I had a gluten free, cows milk free cupcake recipe I wanted to […]

READ MORE

Creative kids – keeping a busy little mind occupied!

Small Boy is now 4, and I am continually amazed by what I can see in terms of development. I remember Big Girl at this age, it seemed to me like there were days when if I looked inside her head, the whirring, whizzing, and spinning of lots of little cogs, processing, learning and storing […]

READ MORE

Creative Kids – Green thumbed?

So, with the weather improving (I hope by saying that, I haven’t just doomed us to weeks of rain and cold) we have been out in the garden more. My children love being outside, and probably drive my neighbours slightly potty, because we aren’t exactly, ahem, quiet when we are pottering about. Little Man is […]

READ MORE