Getting Crafty

I love crafting with children, and here is where you will find all my mad craft ideas and projects, some for the kids others just for me.

DIY Twine Heart Tutorial

This is a really simple tutorial to make your own twine heart.  These twine hearts are a great rustic home decor, and I have several…

Family Activities To Do In February

February is the month of love, and we are focusing a lot on Valentine’s Day crafts and activities. As well we are enjoying the outdoors…

Pom Pom Love Bug Craft for Kids

We are really enjoying making pom poms at the moment, and with Valentine’s Day just around the corner, this Pom Pom Love Bug craft is…

Home Made Fat Balls for Birds

In the coldest months of the year it’s really important to feed the birds in our gardens. Wild birds benefit from all year round feeding, but…

Simple Jam Jar Chinese Paper Lantern Craft

This simple jam jar Chinese paper lantern craft is really simple to make, and there is a FREE template to download which makes it even…

Winter Slime Recipe and How to Host a Slime Station!

Slime has never been so popular, and when I was given the task to host a Slime Station at our school’s fair, I set about…

Family Activities to do in January

After the excitement of Christmas and New Year’s Eve, January can sometimes be a bit of a “meh” month. But it needn’t be. There’s lots…