Having Fun this Half Term with Baker Ross Spring Crafts
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You might have read my post that I wrote a few days ago about what the kids will be doing over this half term. One of the things was making our Baker Ross Spring Crafts that we received. We had 6 different craft packs to try out. these were : Creative Colouring flower Wreaths  – £2.50 for a pack of 6 …
Getting Ready for Christmas with Baker Ross Christmas Crafts
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Can you believe that Christmas is less than 3 weeks away! Our family are really looking forward to Christmas this year, even more than last year. We actually put out tree and decorations a week earlier than we normally do and we put them up on the last Sunday in November. Baker Ross sent the kids a great bundle of …
Having Fun with Baker Ross Autumn & Halloween Crafts
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I have been a Yellow Moon brand ambassador for the last year, but this year I have moved over to their sister company Baker Ross. I am not sure completely what the difference is between these two sites are as things that you order from the Yellow Moon site come in Baker Ross packaging. I will have to find out. …
Paper Aliens and Paper Robots Review + Giveaway
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These are two books with a difference. Paper Aliens and Paper Robots books have 20 different models in each to press out, glue together and play with. There are also 36 press out playing cards in each book that can be played with, like top trumps. The books are published by Ivy Press and are priced at £8.99 each. The …
Yellow Moon Sand Art + More
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We really love receiving our Yellow Moon goodies. This time we got some great items. In our box was : Pastel Coloured Sand- 6 pk – £9.99 Seaside Sand Art Pictures – pk 8 – £2.96 Teddy bear Sand Art Bottles – pk 5 – £2.99 Cat Foam Stickers – pk 120 – £2.99 Pull Back racing Snails – pk …
Yellow Moon Easter Themed Crafts
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Me kids really look forward to receive their Yellow Moon craft bundles and this time it was Easter themed!! This bundle of Yellow Moon Easter themed crafts contained some really great items. Easter Grass (tissue paper) £2.45 Spring basket Kits – pk 8 – £2.95 Mini Glitter Eggs – pk 100 – £2.50 Easter dotty Sticker Art – pk 8 …
Making Mother’s Day Crafts with Yellow Moon
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I love receiving our craft bundles from Yellow Moon, and this time it was Mother’s Day crafts. In this bundle we received : Heart Jigsaw puzzle (pack of 8) £2.40 With Love Pets Cards (pack of 8) £1.99 Mother’s day Sand & Glitter Art Picture Sheets (pack of 6) £2.40 Heart Weaving Blanks (pack of 10) £1.99 Wooden Jewellery Hands …
Mini Weekend Box Review
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We have tried the Weekend Box before, but they now do a new type of box, The Mini Weekend Box. The original bumper box has 4 activities, while the Mini box has 2 activities. The theme of the box we received was ‘Rainforest’ and the two activity’s where to make a mini rainforest in a plastic bottle and make a …
Pixels Film + Pac-Man Craft + giveaway
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Last week we received a limited edition Pac-man head and blu-ray of the new film Pixels. The film stars Adam Sandler and Kevin James. The film is about aliens who find a time capsule that humans sent up in space in the early 198o’s a message of war. They retaliate by sending down alien pixels in the form of 80’s …
Yellow Moon Halloween items
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This post was meant to go up last week, but I have just been so busy, but better late than never, hey? Anyway, we got some fantastic Halloween packs from Yellow Moon. We got a pack of colour-in skull masks, Halloween Mosaic Wand kit , stick on moustaches and some bouncy skull balls. The bouncy balls come in a pack …
Fun Autumn Crafts from Yellow Moon
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You can tell Autumn is well and truly upon us, I have started putting the heating on in the evenings and I hate getting up now has it so cold and dark outside. But to cheer ourselves up we did some Autumn crafts from yellow moon. We were sent some pom pom hedgehogs and some Autumn leaf coasters to make. …
Rugby Crafts with Yellow Moon
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With the Rugby World Cup under way we were sent out some rugby themed crafts from Yellow Moon. We are not really big fans of rugby in our house, My husband and eldest son are into football and I am more into F1. But we thought we would get into the spirit of things and try our hand at these. …
Having Fun with Yellow Moon Kids crafts
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I am now a brand ambassador for Yellow Moon, which I’m so excited about! I love doing crafts with the kids and Yellow moon have a large range of great products.  I was sent out a craft bundle for us to try out.   We received : Fish C – raft Boxes – £2.99 for 4 Sealife Sewing Decorations – …
Easter Egg Surprise Kids Craft
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Easter Egg Surprise My little boy Aaron, made this Easter Egg surprise for me at nursery last week. It is just so sweet and really easy to make so I thought I would share it with you. All you need it to cut out an egg shape from some thick paper and cut in half in a zig zag shape. …
18 Spring Flower Crafts
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Spring is almost here and it’s time to brighten the place up with some pretty flowers. But don’t worry, if you don’t want to go out and buy some fresh flower, just make your own. I have found 18 fantastic spring flower crafts to make and do from crochet flowers to paining sunflowers with a fork. come take a little …
Boredom Busting Fun with #FloraFamilyFun
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We had fun the last few days of half term with our boredom busting kit from Flora. We received some craft and baking supplies to join in with #FloraFamilyFun First we started off with some baking. We made some yummy cupcakes and blueberry muffins. Me and my youngest two, got to work making some yummy cupcakes. ingredients: 150g Flora butter …
Weekend Box Review
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My kids love arts and rafts, especially my youngest two. Caitlin, 5 and Aaron, 4. So when we was asked if we would like to try out a Weekend Box, of course we said yes.   In each box there are four different activity’s or crafts. Each one is represented by a cute woodland animal Something to Cook Something to Make Something …
Recreating Sunflowers by Vincent Van Gogh with Galt
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Me and my kids was recently asked if we would like to recreate our own version of  ‘Sunflowers’ by Vincent Van Gogh. We was sent out some felt tips and art jar from Galt The art jar was very impressive and there was loads of fun stuff in it We printed the sunflowers template out and got to work making …
Resist Art with Easter Eggs
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Yesterday I showed you the resist art I did with my kids. Today we did the same kind of thing, but on eggs. to make these you will need : eggs (hard boiled or blown) cup of water food colouring vinegar scissors Magic Scotch Tape kitchen paper 1. Take your blown or hard boiled eggs. (Tip: if you are working …
Kids Resist Art
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We decided to do some resist art the other day. for this all you need is Paper Scotch Magic Tape Paint Paint brush My youngest Aaron was feeling a bit ill, so just my and Caitlin, 4, did this project. Caitlin has been learning her name and things that being with the letter C. First I made a letter C …
45 Rainy Day Activities
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Here in the UK it has done nothing but rain all year.Some places are so bad that 1,000’s of peoples home have flooded. So if you’re stuck in doors here are some great rainy day activities to do with your kids Paper Plate Lions Free Preschool Transportation Worksheets Coffee Filter Umbrellas Tie Dye Cupcakes Egg Carton Dragon Puppets Magic Painting …
Smiggle Products Review
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I was recently contacted and asked if me and my kids would like to review some Smiggle products. You may of never heard of them before as they are an Australia based company selling kids stationary and school items. But on the 20th February 2014 they are opening their first UK store in Stratford, Westfield! and soon a few more …
25 Cute Penguin Things to Make and Do
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Did you know that it was National Penguin Awareness Day on 20th January? I love penguins, they are one of my favourite animals besides owls and to celebrate I’m sharing with you a round up of 25 Cute Penguin Things To Make & Do, which are perfect to make by yourself or with the kids.  Which ones will you be trying …
Magic Painting Pictures
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The kids loved these. they thought they were magic pictures and are so proud of them. All I did was get a tea light candle and draw a flower on some plain white paper. This was a lot harder than I thought it was going to be as I couldn’t see where I had drawn at all! Then get the …