Apple Swan!

    The other day I saw a gorgeous friend of mine Jason make an Apple Swan and INSTANTLY I thought, “I can go on NO LONGER through life without having made one!” Don’t ask me why it seemed so important to me, (Ha ha ha) but it looked so darn adorable and I just could […]

Best Ever Cinnamon Scrolls.

Click on the link below for a free printable recipe: Best Ever Cinnamon Scrolls Cinnamon is not only a beautiful, tasty, soul soothing spice, but it also has so many health benefits, that means that I am constantly on the lookout for new and tasty ways to incorporate it in to our diets. One of our […]

Entomology Exploration: Fun with Insects!

Having three little boys, of course they are fascinated in anything to do with bugs and creepy crawlies (and other animals too!), so I decided to buy a beautiful, educational reference guide for them to use in everyday situations where they might be interested in a particular animal.  If we ever have a spider in […]

Tips to help your children to settle to sleep faster and stay asleep!

Lack of sleep affects children and adults in different ways, and can have a negative effect on behaviour, emotions, attention, social relationships and school or work performance. For example, your child might be moody, have trouble concentrating on school, act difficult and defiant and get run down and get sick a lot. When you as a […]

Glow Bubbles!

I will pre-position this post with the fact that this post is for the older children who will absolutely, definitely not suck in on a straw when you tell them not to, but blow out to make bubbles, my 7-year-old is totally fine with this, so was okay for this activity, however I wouldn’t offer this […]

Glowing Construction with Straws and Pipe Cleaners.

My boys are such avid, little builders, they are happiest when they are building with Lego, blocks, connecting toys or anything they can use to build structures and towers, etc.  They love being imaginative, designing, constructing and then playing imaginatively with ther=ir wonderful inventions, it allows them the freedom to use their engineering skills, logical thought, […]

Chocolate Marshmallow Spiders. Fun recipe for Halloween!

 A fun recipe and cooking activity for the kids for Halloween (or any time at all really) is to make Chocolate Spiders. They are so easy to make and so super cute! My boys loved making them AND especially loved eating them! The kids can either help you do this or they can do this all […]

Glow in the Dark Water Beads.

  Coming up to Halloween we are doing a few more Glow In The Dark Activities at our house at the moment, so I thought I would sure them with you too!!  So stay tuned for a couple more in the next week! In our house we have a thing for water beads, we love […]