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Advent Activities

Advent Activities

As Christmas of My Make Do and Mend Year approached a couple of years ago, I had a rant about advent calendars, and blogged about my idea for doing an activity each day with the Smalls. I totally LOVE this idea, probably more than the kids do. They have been bought Lego calendars by a … Continue reading

Planetary Playdough

Planetary Playdough

First off, apologies if you have neither kids, nor grandkids, as this post may bore you senseless. OK. Summer holidays. 6 weeks and 3 days of time to fill. I am afraid I am not one of the mummies who is beside herself with excitement at the prospect. I love my kids, but there is … Continue reading

Moonsand…

Moonsand…

We have made our own Moonsand! Those without Small people will be unimpressed by this, as would I have been until about a week ago, having never played with the stuff before. But it’s brilliant! And cheap! And very easy to make. Hurrah! This is what you need: 8 cups plain flour 1 cup baby … Continue reading