Christmas Crafts

Christmas Wishlist Craft

Christmas Wishlist Craft

Now that Halloween is out of the way, dare I say it is time to think about Christmas! What better way to get children even more excited (like they need encouragement) than by getting some Christmas Craft on. These do not have to be long and complicated – but something simple that they can do(…)

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Easy Nativity Craft with White Stuff #ad

Easy Nativity Craft with White Stuff #ad

There are two things that I believe are really important about Christmas and what makes it really special – and they are spending time with family and appreciating why we celebrate. One of the ways I do this is by making Christmas Crafts in the run up to the big day – which helps really(…)

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Christmas Ornaments RedTedArt

Christmas Ornaments RedTedArt

I am so excited to be guest posting from Red Ted Art for you today. At Red Ted Art, we ADORE all things crafty and spreading the love and enthusiasm for crafts – especially when they are fun, easy and thrifty too! We particularly adore DIY Christmas Ornaments. They make fabulous little gifts at this(…)

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Donkey Costume – Home made, cheap and easy

Donkey Costume – Home made, cheap and easy

There are many occasions when children (or adults) need to dress up and it need not cost the Earth! Today I am going to show you how quick, simple and cheap it can be to make a donkey outfit. I made ours for festival attire, but I can see that this could come in very(…)

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Snowie and Jazzie filled Santa Buckets – Teacher Gifts

Snowie and Jazzie filled Santa Buckets – Teacher Gifts

Despite the fact that many people think that teachers have it easy, with lots of holidays, it simply isn’t true. They work REALLY hard and have taken on one of the most important jobs of teaching our children – not only the educational stuff but they reinforce the morals, manners and values that (hopefully) have(…)

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Christmas Tree Decorations

Christmas Tree Decorations

I made these Christmas Tree Decorations with my two youngest children and I would say that they are almost mess free, suitable for toddlers and really allow the imagination to be utilised. Materials needed for a Christmas Tree Decoration Screwball ice-cream containers (empty and washed – what an excuse to eat ice-cream!) Crete paper –(…)

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Christmas Crafts with Toilet Roll Holders (TRH)

Christmas Crafts with Toilet Roll Holders (TRH)

Christmas Crafts are a great way to build up the excitement for the big day. I love Christmas Crafts with Toilet Roll Holders as they are cheap and there’s always an abundance of them . The series of crafts we made were good for helping the boys development too (patience, understanding, hand-eye, fine motor, and(…)

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Salt Dough Star Gift Ideas

Salt Dough Star Gift Ideas

I love Christmas it is such a great time to get crafting with the boys in building up the excitement to the big day. A great place for inspiration for all things crafty is over at RedTedArt. This is where I found the Salt Dough Stars Garland. I thought that they would be a great basis(…)

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