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Make it Monthly December

Is it really December already?!  Happy advent! Welcome to Make it Monthly, a friendly linky hosted by me and Sarah from her brilliant blog Whimsical Mumblings. It is an opportunity to share your ‘makes’, DIY, Cooking and crafty creations. The linky is open for 3 weeks from the first Saturday of the month. Its easy to take part:  Add the link to your crafting post below, … Continue reading Make it Monthly December

Snowflake Christmas card craft

It might not snow this Christmas, but you can still bring some snowflake magic into your home with this kids craft.  Make some personal Christmas cards; just like snowflakes, each one is unique!  This can be adapted for different ages; toddlers can just stick with some doilies (or you could cut the snowflakes for them), older children can do the cutting themselves.  You can make … Continue reading Snowflake Christmas card craft

Make it Monthly November

Welcome to the November Make it Monthly! This is a link party I share with Sarah from her fab blog Whimsical Mumblings. Its an opportunity to share and showcase your arts, crafts, creative activities and DIY. It is a monthly linky which is open for three weeks, giving you plenty of time to join in the fun. Joining in is easy:  Simply add the link to your … Continue reading Make it Monthly November

Firework glitter pictures.

Firework glitter placemats

Re-create the colour, sparkle and pizazz of firework night with this simple glitter craft for kids.  The fireworks are easy to make and look really effective. These firework pictures make brilliantly glittery place mats for your dining table, to cheer the room up as the nights start drawing in and the weather gets colder.  Alternatively, you could use them as invitations to a firework party. … Continue reading Firework glitter placemats

10 things to do in October

I love autumn, it is a season of change: the air smells different, the weather gets chilly and leaves on the trees turn.  Of course, there is half term to fill and Halloween is a brilliant theme for some creativity.  Here are our top 10 things to do in October: Nature walk and leaf picture. On a bright, chilly autumn afternoon, its nice to go … Continue reading 10 things to do in October

Make it monthly!: October

Welcome to the October Make it Monthly linky! This is a friendly, linky hosted by me and Sarah at her brilliant blog, Whimsical Mumblings.  It is a chance for all of the crafters and makers to showcase their latest creations.  These can be seasonal crafts, gifts, DIY endeavours… anything creative and handmade.  Don’t be shy, come and share your creativity with like-minded people! We had … Continue reading Make it monthly!: October