Review: Sew Cool Jojo Siwa Bow Maker Playset

Georgie and Lydia may have been late to the JoJo bow trend but once they were on board, they got on board! Both of them got mini JoJo bows in their Christmas stockings, and they love them. When I saw this JoJo bow maker I knew they would really enjoy the chance to make their own.… Continue Reading “Review: Sew Cool Jojo Siwa Bow Maker Playset”

Homebase Mothers Day Crafting

Mother’s Day crafting with Homebase

On Saturday, Georgie and I headed to our local Homebase store to take part in a special blogger’s craft workshop, where we made gifts for Mother’s Day from Homebase products. Georgie loves arts & crafts and so the morning with Jane from Tea & Crafting was right up her street. Jane had been challenged to come up with some craft project using materials from Homebase,… Continue Reading “Mother’s Day crafting with Homebase”

Christmas Crafting with Baker Ross

The girls and I have been having fun with our latest box from Baker Ross – which was full of Christmas craft projects for us to do together. We had Georgie’s school friend Lily over after school one day, and the three girls got to work creating Snowflake Magic Wand Kits (£3.49 for a pack of 4), Penguin Gift Bag Kits (currently on sale at £1.99 for a pack of 4), and some fun Snowman Mosaic Coaster Kits (£3.60 for a pack of 6).… Continue Reading “Christmas Crafting with Baker Ross”

Autumn Crafts with Baker Ross

Today is the Autumn Equinox, and as such marks the first “official” day of Autumn 2015. The leaves are beginning to fall, the days are getting cooler, and we’ve been getting rained upon on a regular basis all month. Baker Ross sent us a couple of Autumn crafts to try out, and so Georgie, Lydia and I have been having lots of fun.… Continue Reading “Autumn Crafts with Baker Ross”

Rugby crafting with Baker Ross

The Rugby World Cup is about to begin and Baker Ross are joining in the fun with a range of crafting activities for kids. We were sent a pack of Rugby Coaster Kits for Georgie and Lydia to try out, and they’ve been having a lot of fun. At just £3.96 for a pack of 6 kits, they are an inexpensive and easy way to get crafting.… Continue Reading “Rugby crafting with Baker Ross”

Kids paper crafting with Paper Cutz

Papercutz sent us a great selection of A4 and A3 paper and card to get crafting with, and so the kids and I had some fun on a rainy afternoon doing some paper crafts last week. We’ve got some A3 cards and coloured papers, and some A4 coloured papers, cards and label sheets.… Continue Reading “Kids paper crafting with Paper Cutz”

Make your own jigsaw!

As part of our twitter party, we are challenging the children to make their own Inside Out jigsaw puzzles. To join in the fun, you need to have a picture printed onto some card, some felt pens/crayons, a ruler, a pen, and a pair of scissors. It’s also handy to have a small bag to keep the pieces safe in. We were provided with little Inside… Continue Reading “Make your own jigsaw!”

Number Bunting Kids Craft – Free Printable

Following on from the Alphabet Bunting I posted last week, today I am sharing some number bunting to match. Now you can make “7th birthday” bunting, and so on! It is very similar to the alphabet bunting set, but with the numbers 0 to 9, along with a blank set. For instructions & ideas on how to make the bunting up, check out my previous… Continue Reading “Number Bunting Kids Craft – Free Printable”

Alphabet Bunting Kids Craft – Free Printable

Georgie is into letters at the moment, and starting to be more interested in colouring in, so I decided to make some alphabet bunting sheets we could print out and colour in to make name bunting. To add some fun, I made templates with stripes, spots, as well as a plain one. I’ve created PDFs for each letter of the alphabet, and one without any letters… Continue Reading “Alphabet Bunting Kids Craft – Free Printable”

Creative Crafting with Baker Ross

We have recently joined the Baker Ross Bloggers Network (woohoo!) and this week saw our first delivery of Baker Ross goodies to get crafty with. Baker Ross are a craft supplies company that specialise in arts and crafts materials aimed at children. They have everything from basic craft kits that just involve sticking bits together to create something, to candle making kits and beginner sewing kits.… Continue Reading “Creative Crafting with Baker Ross”