How To Encourage Your Child To Love Music
Apr15

How To Encourage Your Child To Love Music

Ways your child can grow to love music A passion for music is something that everybody should have. There is such a vast array of musical styles out there that there is sure to be something for everybody. When you are a parent, you should introduce your child to the world of music. If, at first, it seems as though your little one does not like music at all, you should keep at it. Over time, they will start to adore particular songs...

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St Patrick’s Day for Kids
Mar01

St Patrick’s Day for Kids

Ideas for celebrating St Patrick’s Day with kids St Patrick’s Day can be lots of fun for your toddler. Make the most of the rainbow, pot of gold and shamrock images to create some festive decorations and cakes. Saint Patrick’s Day  Lá Fhéile Pádraig is an annual holiday celebrated on 17 March. It is named after Saint Patrick ( AD 387–493), the most commonly recognized of the Patron Saints of Ireland....

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Easy Kids Christmas Party Ideas
Dec23

Easy Kids Christmas Party Ideas

This festive season my children were invited to a Kids Christmas party at their cousins. Ages ranged from 6 month old twins to my almost 9 year old daughter. Ages 2,4 and 6 were covered by the 4 boys between. That’s 6 boys and one girl! Christmas Party Ideas My cousin arranged the event, I just had to show up and help out. Bonus! These are some of the lovely Christmas party ideas we enjoyed together. Jam Tarts: When we arrived...

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How to make your own Christmas Wreath
Dec16

How to make your own Christmas Wreath

Make your own Wreath Get a circular wreath shape. There are ones made from florists foam, willow sticks, polystyrene, and plastic. All you need to make sure of is that it can have wires poked into it. I have also used old tights-the leg bits-filled with empty carrier bags before and shaped into a circle. Great for decorating if you are not going to need to poke anything into it for attaching . It works great for wrapping ribbon or...

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Grow your own Christmas tree
Dec15

Grow your own Christmas tree

The adventures of Jingle, Our Christmas Elf Day 15 How to Grow your own Christmas tree Have you ever grown your own Christmas tree? We haven’t! I have always liked the idea of growing one that we can bring in once it is the right size and then plant out in the garden to have an outside on to decorate for the month of December. We finally have a garden big enough to cope with planting a proper Christmas tree (which our elf must...

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Fancy a Christmas Hat?
Dec12

Fancy a Christmas Hat?

The Adventures of Jingle , Our Christmas Elf Day 12 Today Jingle was found sitting on the windowsill in the kitchen  inside a sleigh ornament. He had put Christmas hat chair covers onto the 5 chairs and left 3 super shiny Christmas party hats and a pack of Christmas stickers on the table. He invited us to decorate and personalise our party hats using the stickers. It was a lovely start to the morning and the children even forgot...

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