arts and crafts

  1. How many sleeps? A DIY Christmas countdown roundup

    The countdown for the big man in red’s visit is nearing a start but if you haven’t found an advent calendar yet, never fear, there’s still time to craft your own! With a little crafty know-how and some great tutorials, you can make something pretty special yourself,

  2. 10 amazing birthday gift ideas for older kids

    The six-and-older crowd can test one’s gift buying prowess. By the age of six they’ve had a whole heap (well, six, to be precise) of Christmases and birthdays to collect stuff and what’s left to buy? With all my children in this age category, I

  3. Etsy find of the day – paper castle play set

    This charming DIY paper castle set is designed to be easy enough for kids as young as four to make themselves. Simply pop out the pieces, build and then play. The kit includes a castle, dragon, knight and princess. $21 from Infopapercat.