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  • christmas crayon DIY / tutorial
    A Creative Life

    Christmas Crayon DIY

      If you have a toddler like mine – who likes to join her sister colouring in but is also going through the destructive phase – then you probably have a growing pile of…

    3rd December 2016
  • Christmas Activities for Little Ones
    A Creative Life

    Christmas Activities for Little Ones

    We have a ‘tree’ in our kitchen – well it’s a jug full of twigs – that we hang seasonal / celebration stuff on. So photos and numbers for birthdays, eggs for Easter etc.…

    24th November 2016
  • Adventures Memories

    Advent Round Up – Days 18 to 24

    Where oh where has December gone? The last week has gone by in a flash. We’ve been busy getting ready for Christmas (not sure I will ever feel ready though!). Day 18 – Music…

    24th December 2014
  • Frozen Inspired Snow Play

    Frozen Inspired Snow Small World Play

      On Tuesday I asked Seren if she would like to make some snow for her polar bear. She did, so we went to the shop for a magic ingredient (cornflour). I had wanted…

    19th December 2014
  • Lifestyle Memories

    Advent Days 11 – 15

    We had a social few days and did some crafting and baking too! Day 11 – Christmas Crafts  On Day 11 we went to a very festive Tumble Tots and followed by a playdate…

    17th December 2014
  • Adventures Memories

    Advent – Days 5-10

    We went off the boil with our advent countdown last week, most of us were ill with colds (plus conjunctivitis for me, lovely!) and I think Seren was starting to get a bit ‘over’…

    15th December 2014
  • Memories

    Advent Days 1-4

    Here’s how we are doing with the Advent activities I wrote about a couple of weeks ago. I’m largely sticking to my plan at the moment. Day 1 – Christmas books When Seren went to…

    5th December 2014
  • Adventures Memories

    Ideas for Advent

    So, it’s only 2 weeks until the start of advent! I’ve been scouting for ideas of what to do this year. Last year we did a different Christmas book every day (mostly ones we…

    17th November 2014
  • Lifestyle Memories

    The build up to Christmas

    We’ve been celebrating Advent by reading a Christmas themed (or general star, snow, wintery themed book) each day. I’ve been putting them into an old Christmas sack of mine for LS to find and…

    24th December 2013