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CREATE a beautiful photobook with Kikki K

CREATE a beautiful photobook with Kikki K

I love a good photobook. Over the years it’s becoming easier and more affordable to create your own personalised photobook and now with CREATE by Kikki K, your photobooks can be cute and stylish too! Check out this featured project by Jen – Memories on paper – you’ll never regret taking a few afternoons to...
Potato Stamp Art - Not Just For Kids!

Potato Stamp Art – Not Just For Kids!

Hey Mums & Dads, this one is for YOU! Yes, the lost ancient art of potato stamping may seem like it should be a kids-only activity but there are amazing things we can do with a potato (other than make a potato salad or the sunday roast!). Potato stamp art is a fun and easy...
16 Easy Christmas Craft Projects!

16 Easy Christmas Craft Projects!

We’re only 1 week away from Christmas now, and I don’t know about you – but I’ve completed the Christmas shopping and am now looking to adding more Christmas cheer around the house. With school out, the kids are going to need a couple of projects to keep busy and lucky for you, I’ve found...
Nine Fun Craft Activities for the school holidays

Nine Fun Craft Activities for the school holidays

It’s that time of year again, time to discover new activities to keep the school kids busy during the holidays! Here are 9 fun craft activities for kids – one. DIY jersey knit bracelet One for the older girls/boys, or even mums – i love this simple bracelet that you can make out of left...
Let's Draw! Great Drawing Activities for Kids

Let’s Draw! Great Drawing Activities for Kids

We’re working hard on fine motor skills & creativity in our household. There’s always running & jumping & wrestling, so it’s easy to forget to practice handwriting & drawing with our preschoolers. It doesn’t need to be a strict session of ‘sit down and write out our ABC’s’ – anything to do with holding a...
Get Crafty with Djeco

Get Crafty with Djeco

It’s always a great idea to have a craft project handy – whether it’s for the school holidays, or a much needed, indoor time out for everyone (including mum and dad) – a ‘craft-ernoon’ is a great way to spend some creative time together and learn something new. For younger kids, it can be a...
7 Great Project Ideas for Kids for the Easter Holidays!

7 Great Project Ideas for Kids for the Easter Holidays!

With the school holidays once again around the corner, it’s time to take note of easy and fun activities to keep our kids busy! Whether it’s baking or crafting or gardening, plan ahead and pick one or two projects you’ve never done before and mark them on the calendar. I’ve picked 7 easy projects for...
9 Fun Craft Ideas for Kids

9 Fun Craft Ideas for Kids

We’re still in serious craft mode here at our house – my 4 year old wants to paint, glue, sprinkle and scrunch a new masterpiece every day, and it’s my job to direct his imagination into new and fun projects. The problem is, I’m not very imaginative when it comes to kid’s crafts – but...
Make Your Own Craft Box!

Make Your Own Craft Box!

My 4 year old is going through a big crafting stage at the moment – he can’t get enough of painting, gluing, building and dreaming it seems! I love the way little minds think when they’re creative. This week has been about creating little towns using old foam for buildings and then painting the roads...