Peppa Pig Easter Craft & Activities - Easter Hat

Peppa Pig Easter Craft & Activities

Peppa Pig is a huge favourite with kids, and if you're looking for some easy Easter craft and activities for the school holiday period, here are some printables for you: Bunting Easter hat Easter card Colouring in sheets Simply click on the picture for the printable you want to … Read More...

Famous Painting Colouring Pages

Famous Painting Colouring Pages

I searched around the net to find the best famous painting colouring pages.  I set this up as an after school activity one day. I simply printed out the colouring pages, did a collage of corresponding famous paintings and cut them out.  I found a heap of great ones over at Super … Read More...

Corn Fritters Recipe

Corn Fritters

Ingredients 1 ½ cups of sweet corn kernels (fresh corn is so yummy - need about 2 ears, but I often use frozen corn in this recipe) 1 onion, finely diced 1 tablespoon coriander, … Read More...

Easy nest cupcakes - Fun for Easter, baby shower or birthdays

Nest Cupcakes

I'm not flash with cake decorating. Let's just say this: I make the cake part of the birthday cakes in this family, but my husband usually does the decorating because he's far more precise and patient … Read More...

Decorate Plastic Easter Egg - Easter Egg Faces

Plastic Egg Faces

Plastic Easter eggs are such useful things. They are great for Easter Egg Hunts (reuse them every year), glow in the dark Easter game and craft. One idea is to make cute egg faces. Wool, … Read More...

Fun Play Jars

Fun Play Jar

I'm working on an article (for another website) about chocolate-free (or minimising chocolate) Easter ideas and one is to make a fun play jar. Take anywhere! There's hours of fun inside the … Read More...

Printable Play Mat: Road

Printable Road/Garden Play Mats

This is a great idea for travel or those times when kids have to wait somewhere with you...and you want to bring something little for them to play with. Print out a paper play mat, grab a small … Read More...

Frozen Blueberry & Yoghurt Kebabs

Frozen Blueberry & Yoghurt Kebabs

Well, this was a hit with my kids! They gobbled them up for afternoon tea. It's a slightly different take on Frozen Yoghurt Bites I've made before.  Kebab Sticks Blueberries Thick … Read More...

acorn

Adorable Acorn People

We collected acorns (and a macadamia nut) on our walk home from school.  How cute are these little people?  We glued them to cardboard and they are sitting proudly on a shelf. All you need is: Craft glue Acorns Googly eyes Permanent marker My son worked out that if you put a … Read More...

Elsa and Ana from Frozen - illustration by Punziella

Disney Characters in Regular Clothes

Pauline (who blogs over at Punziella) is a Disney-lover in her 20's, and she draws very cool stuff. Like these popular Disney characters in regular clothes. I asked Pauline about her love for Disney, her favourite chapter to draw and where she finds her inspiration. Why do you … Read More...

Wholemeal Pizza Bases

Wholemeal Pizza Base (2 ingredients)

Hi again! Last week I posted a recipe for a vegemite & cheese pull apart and wanted to show you how versatile that dough recipe can be. I have used the same dough but instead used wholemeal flour and turned a pull-apart loaf into mini pizzas. They are great for a snack or lunch box item and will … Read More...

Paper Plate Bunny Bag

Paper Plate Bunny Basket

I recently did a Paper Plate Bunny Ears tutorial for Mother & Baby Magazine. While I was at it, I decided to make a basket bag to go with it. So easy and it holds heaps of Easter eggs. Materials 2 dinner paper plates Bunny ears template Ball point pen Black & pink … Read More...

hobbiton movie set matamata

Hobbiton Review

Brought to you by Nuffnang and Expedia Travelling and experiencing adventures together is high on the priority list for our family.  We recently visited the Hobbiton Movie Set (a place on our bucket list) and I'm sharing a comprehensive review over on the Expedia Out There blog. In … Read More...

Click here to see all posts