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.

Paper Mâché Hot Air Balloon Using Glue

I remember doing paper mâché as a child with newspaper and flour and water. This Paper Mâché Hot Air Balloon craft uses the same principles,…

Make Your Own Peg Butterflies

Who doesn’t love butterflies! These super cute Peg Butterflies are really simple to make, and look very effective. The beauty of them is you can…

How to Make a Shamrock Paper Chain

Those of you that are regular readers of my blog will know that I need very little excuse to get out my craft supplies. So with St…

Simple DIY World Book Day Costume Ideas

World Book Day is just around the corner, and even though there is very little time, a fab costume does not have to cost you…

How to Make a Paper Plate Easter Basket

I love making things from everyday objects, and this Paper Plate Easter Basket was a lot of fun to make. It’s a fab simple craft to do…

Super Cute DIY Easter Headband

If you are lucky enough to have a little girl with wild crazy hair, then you will know that you can never have enough headbands…

How to Make a Simple Snow Globe

I love a snow globe, always have done. Not sure why really, maybe it’s the glitter, maybe it’s the magic of them, who knows. I’ve…