Category: family activities

10 Kids Fall Crafts

Need some inspiration to help you keep the kids entertained this Autumn/Fall? I have created a little round up of 10 kids fall crafts that you could do with your little ones. There is something every child will enjoy making. From collecting leaves and making some fun leaf collages to even making your own bug […]

Fast, fun fall family photos!

Are you looking for a fun way to capture the kids this fall? Here’s a quick, effective photo setup that’s great every time! Step 1: Get your child to lie down on the ground. Step 2. Cover all around your child’s face with leaves. Step 3. Say something ridiculous if they aren’t already laughing. If […]

Leaf Collages

Last weekend it was a lovely day so we decided to go for a little walk down by our local park   The kids love running about in the leaves and seeing who could make the biggest leaf pile before jumping in them almost head first! We talked about the different shapes and colours and collect some […]

Treat-filled Spiders

If you have small kids, you’re probably like me and always on the search for fun yet SIMPLE crafts. They need something different and fun, but their attention span isn’t going to last for too long. When I came across these little treat holders, I loved the idea! It was just crafty enough to keep […]

Summer Bucket List

Last year when we made our summer bucket list all we did was write everything down on a piece of paper and tick them off when we did them. But this year I thought we’d put a bit more effort in making our list. So we painted some clothes pegs in lovely summery colours. At […]

20 Summer Fun Ideas

Great summer fun ideas Styrofoam Cup Sea Crabs from Crafts by Amanda Friendship Braclets from Honestly…WTF Felt Photo Frame Magnets from Lines Across Painted Rocks from In His Grace Fruit Kebabs from Quick Dish   Funfetti Cupcake Cones from Poofy Cheeks Frozen Fun from Counting Coconuts Fishing for Letters from Growing a Jeweled Rose Ice Cube Boats from Alphamom Pipe Cleaner Bubble Wands from Pink […]

Horseback Riding {Guest Post}

There is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man Sir Winston Churchill Have you ever wanted to run faster than anyone else?  Ever wondered what it felt to fly? With horseback riding, you can achieve those feelings – and more.  Riding a horse gives you a […]

Activity Sticks

“Mum, I’m bored!” How many times have you heard your kids say this? Too many, if your kids are like mine So I made some activity sticks. On coloured lollipop sticks I wrote different activities, they simply pick one and do what it says. I couldn’t find anything to keep the sticks in so I […]

Busy Bags

I’ve seen loads of busy bags around on blog land and thought they would be great for my two youngest kids when I need a few minutes to write a blog post, wash the pots, iron, put clothes away etc. etc.. So I’ve made my own. Well, should I say I’ve made a start as I’ve only made 4 so far […]