How to Paint Chairs – Part 2

This post is sponsored by White Knight Paints. Four extras for dinner? No problem. We have four lovely new chairs for them to use at our kitchen table! Don’t you just LOVE the colours!? Remember a couple of weeks ago I shared my painting project: How to Paint Chairs Part 1? I was a little… Read More»

Kids: The Lego Challenge

School holidays? Easter holidays? Rainy long weekends? Need something to keep the kids from bickering? Enter The Lego Challenge It is simple. Grab the Lego box and tell the kids one of the challenges from the list. READY? SET? GO! For older kids set a timer for 5 minutes – or 2 minutes for the… Read More»

Top Posts of March 2014

Let’s review… Top 10 Most Visited Posts of March How to Troubleshoot your Sewing Machine Easter Egg Hunt with Clues How to Finish Crochet Blankets Cross Stitch Rainbow Block 1 Balloon Powered Lego Car Rainbow Loom Essentials How to Cover a Chair Cushion Crochet Rainbow Blanket Tutorial Covered Coat Hangers Crochet for Beginners My Favourite… Read More»

Party Ideas: Garden Party

Remember the Garden Party I wrote about last week? I shared the crafts that the kids made – Egg Carton Bugs – but there were lots of other cool things that I thought I might share in case you ever want to create a Garden Party at your place. Cakes With two boys and a… Read More»

Kids Craft: Egg Carton Bugs

We went to a special birthday party on the weekend. Not 1, not 2, but 3 kids celebrated together with a Garden Party and I was blown away by Mummy T’s creative party skills! Now I know she would say that she is not at all ‘crafty’ but I have to disagree. The creative ideas… Read More»

Lego Zip Line

Need a quick activity for a rainy afternoon? This is it. Make a Lego Zip Line with a piece of string and some simple Lego pieces. The zip line is a piece of string that runs in our case from the back of a chair to the back of the couch nearby. The key is… Read More»