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Crispy Stars!

Crispy Stars!

Bake 2 of the bakes for the Pre-School Christmas fair wasn’t really a bake at all. More of a melt and stir. I got the idea from the fabulous Nurturestore site whilst browsing it for advent activities to do with the kids. Cathy made these very cute snowmen:   I adapted the recipe a little, … Continue reading

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

The Lego Party

The Lego Party

BigSmall was FIVE this weekend. And having somehow managed to have escaped the party ordeal for the last four years, we decided that we had to man up and Just Do It this year. After much deliberation and a little gentle prodding by me (as I had seen some REALLY cool Lego stuff on Pinterest) … Continue reading

Easiest Ever No Sew Pirate Costume

Easiest Ever No Sew Pirate Costume

Phew! What a weekend we have had. It was BigSmall’s birthday, so we had a Lego Party Extravaganza (more on this to come, stay tuned…), but ALSO had a friend’s Pirate Party to go to as well. All good pirate parties, need lots of little pirates, so we needed a pirate costume. And if you … Continue reading