Every year as we get the Christmas decorations down from the loft, there is added excitement as we unpack and get to see all the things we have made (and forgotten) since Freya was old enough to craft (so birth). The peg advent calendar is still one of my favourtite things we have ever made … Continue reading My Weekend Photo – Featuring Homemade Christmas Decorations.
Clinging on to autumn? Me? Oh ok, you’re right. I feel a bit like the final leaf desperately holding on to the branch of an otherwise bare tree but the last couple of weeks have been peak autumn in Norwich and I have loved all the colours - and don’t really want it to end. … Continue reading Fun With Leaves – Making A Bowl (Plus Links To Other Crafts).
"I can't wait until I'm 11 and I find out if I'm a wizard." It was the first thing Freya said to me the other morning, before I had even opened my eyes. Gah! Is this a Father Christmas scenario where I let her believe until she doesn't? Or do I crush her dreams of … Continue reading Harry Potter Theme Toilet Roll Craft For Kids.
How do you feel about plain walls? If I see one I immediately want to fill it with pictures but Mark likes to leave them boring bare. We’ve managed to compromise in the living room with one wall full of photos but I see Freya’s room as fair game – especially if she makes the … Continue reading Easy Children’s Bedroom Art.