Get your Kids Crafting this Xmas

It’s now spitting distance until the kids break up. And with all the excitement around the build up to Xmas comes the inevitable moaning – I’m BORRRRRRED, can I play MINECRAFT, can I watch TELLAYY – or maybe that’s just my kids? Either way – it would be good to have some fun activities that do not involve cursed Screen Time! So here is one of my favourite Christmassy ideas from pal of the blog Babble Dabble Do – Mini Winter Terrariums.

Mini-Winter-Terrariums-Kids Xmas- Tutorial

This is an amazing blog where you will find ideas for art, design, scienceand many other projects for kids. Ana the owner believes in the power of art, design, science, and other problem solving projects as a way to engage young imaginations. I believe in anything that gets my kids fingers away from keyboards or remote controls!

To make these you will need:

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It’s Daddy’s Day

It’s almost that time of year again when we make a giant fuss over our husbands – Fathers Day. I’m eyerolling whilst writing those words. Like they did THAT much. But in the interest of keeping the peace, and more importantly having something to throw in his face when he forgets Mother’s Day AGAIN, I bring you something fab that the kids can make, courtesy of a brilliant site called Technology Will Save Us.

A DIY Electro Dough Penalty Shootout……let’s go!

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Keepy Your Kids Artwork

Every child’s artwork is a masterpiece for any parent, and it deserves a spot on the refrigerator door. However, if they like mine – they create their erm..masterpieces on a daily basis, storing them could be a huge problem.

Enter Offir Gutelzon and his team, who have developed a digital way of storing these works of art and sharing them online. May I introduce you to your NBF – Keepy.

Keepy Kids Art Sharing App iOS Devices (2)

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