Recent Posts From All Categories

How to throw a Fabulous Gruffalo Party

Ideas for a Gruffalo Party I’ve never met anyone who does not like or...

St Patrick’s Day for Kids

Ideas for celebrating St Patrick’s Day with kids St Patrick’s...

How to Make a Gruffalo Cake

How to make a Gruffalo cake My son wanted a Gruffalo cake for his 4th...

16 Sanity Saving Toddler Activities at Home

With the cold wet weather encouraging us to stay warm and indoors it is no...

  • Creative Activities
  • Educational Activities
  • Family Activities
  • Make and Create Ideas
  • Organisation and Sanity Saving Tips and Ideas
  • Parenting & Child Development
  • Party & Event Planning Tips and Ideas
  • Shopping & Product Reviews
  • Yummy Mummy Recipes

St Patrick’s Day for Kids

Ideas for celebrating St Patrick’s Day with kids St Patrick’s...

Easy Kids Christmas Party Ideas

This festive season my children were invited to a Kids Christmas party at...

How to make your own Christmas Wreath

Make your own Wreath Get two circular wreath shapes....

Grow your own Christmas tree

The adventures of Jingle, Our Christmas Elf Day 15 How...

Fancy a Christmas Hat?

The Adventures of Jingle , Our Christmas Elf Day...

How to make Candy Cane Decorations

Christmas Candy Canes These are really simple but effective candy cane...

20 Ways to teach the letter D

We’re really getting into our letters! This week,...

Ways to teach the Letter M

Ways to teach the letter m We’re mmmmotoring...

16 ways to teach the letter n

How to teach the letter n Learning letters can be a little boring for little...

Grow your own Christmas tree

The adventures of Jingle, Our Christmas Elf Day 15 How...

13 Ways to teach the Letter i

How to teach the letter i Teaching sounds and letters should be fun for both...

10 things to do on Family Reading Night

How to read together as a Family We don’t often...

Easy Kids Christmas Party Ideas

This festive season my children were invited to a Kids Christmas party at...

Let’s pretend to be Elves

The adventures of Jingle, Our Christmas Elf  Day 18 3 Little Pretend...

It’s all about the jellybeans

The Adventures of Jingle, Our Christmas Elf, day 17 Jellybeans for breakfast...

Our Special Letter to Santa

The Adventures of Jingle, Our Christmas Elf Day 16 A letter to...

Grow your own Christmas tree

The adventures of Jingle, Our Christmas Elf Day 15 How...

Sparkly Jingle Bells and Christingle

The Adventures of Jingle, our Christmas Elf Day 14 Glittery Christmas...

How to make your own Christmas Wreath

Make your own Wreath Get two circular wreath shapes....

Oatie Cookie Kit Gift in a Jar recipe

Surprise your friends or family members with a little pre-prepared cookie...

15 Uses for Wrapping Paper scraps

Do you have a stash of leftover bits from wrapping paper? Don’t like...

How to make the Perfect Sugar Cookies

Plain Biscuits ala Carla   What you need: 225g...

3 Christmas Scent Recipes

There is nothing as wonderful as walking into a home literally smelling of...

Scottish Shortbread Mix in a Jar

What would Christmas be without some genuine Scottish Shortbread to nibble...

Celebration Ideas for New Year Children’s activities

As a child I always thought staying up late and going out on New Year was so...

How to have a Positive School Experience

Positive School experience Sometimes it is difficult to know how to make...

Meal planning , how to get started

Meal planning – how to get started Save each...

Bath time struggles-15 tips and ideas

Advice please! My 18 month old daughter has decided she...

25 Freezer Friendly Sandwiches

  If you’re anything like me, you too will...

20 Quick meal ideas for fussy kids

Sometimes it is just not possible to get fancy with the evening meal. Busy...

A Super Guide For Parents With Premature Babies

How to cope with your premature baby If you give birth before you complete...

If I have to say it one more time, I’m going to scream!!

Things that make me scream! I am sure I’m not...

Why don’t you listen?

Do you think your child doesn’t listen? Recently a...

How to have a Positive School Experience

Positive School experience Sometimes it is difficult to know how to make...

32 ‘Gained’ things since I became a mother

Last week I wrote about the 32 things I had lost since...

32 ‘Lost’ things…since motherhood

What things in your life have you “lost”...

How to throw a Fabulous Gruffalo Party

Ideas for a Gruffalo Party I’ve never met anyone who does not like or...

How to Make a Gruffalo Cake

How to make a Gruffalo cake My son wanted a Gruffalo cake for his 4th...

Superhero Party Food, Drinks and Cake Ideas

Superhero Party Food Ideas Superhero party planning is...

Marvelous Superhero Party Games and Decorations

A Super Superhero Party What little guy doesn’t enjoy playing dress up...

How to throw a very “Mad” Alice in Wonderland Party

Alice in Wonderland Party; A great theme! When my daughter turned 7, she...

How to throw a Teddy Bears picnic birthday party

When my daughter turned 3, we decided to have a Teddy Bear’s Picnic...

A Christmas Eve visit from the Pajama Elves

Well, Christmas eve arrived and was the usual flurry of activity. We...

Whatever Mingers! a Cinderella Pantomime…

We had the most wonderful time attending the Cinderella Pantomime at the...

Betty Crocker Lemon cup cake mix review

Betty Crocker cupcake box mix review I love to bake, I...

Have you got Pajama Elves?

The Pajama Elves URGENT DELIVERY by Hayden Edwards Our family already enjoys...

Make up I can’t go without!

What is your must have make up? My Step by step Make up...

Your baby needs The Gogo by PUCKABABY!

  The Gogo – perfect car seat accessory – The...

St Patrick’s Day for Kids

Ideas for celebrating St Patrick’s Day with kids St Patrick’s...

How to Make a Gruffalo Cake

How to make a Gruffalo cake My son wanted a Gruffalo cake for his 4th...

Decadent Apple & Chocolate Chip Loaf

Got an excess of apples, or some sitting in the fruit bowl that are a little...

Betty Crocker Lemon cup cake mix review

Betty Crocker cupcake box mix review I love to bake, I...

Apple fruit cake

Apples are such a versatile fruit. You can use them in...

Warming Pumpkin Bobotie Recipe

Looking for a delicious pumpkin recipe for the cold wintery months ahead?...