Simple Gift Wrapping Ideas

Just over 5 weeks until Christmas ! Wow ! Can’t really believe it…. Where did the year go?! Usually,we go away for Christmas but this year we decided to host a little Christmas gathering at home … meaning buying and wrapping lots of presents ! Wanting to make our tree beautiful and special, i set…

Making a Magic Wand

We all know that crafting, making things and generally being creative with our kids is great for them but we all also know that finding time to do so is sometimes a real struggle. However, i have decided that from now on, i will try and make a real effort to do so. It won’t…

Baking with Kids – Pavlova

One day it is Pancake, next it is Pavlova …. we just can’t stop baking nowadays. At least this time we were out and about, and not just stuck at home doing it …. Blue Bird holds cooking/baking sessions for kids every now and then and when DH saw this one while browsing online, he…

Cooking With Kids – Strawberry Shortcake

This is a simple but fabulous Strawberry Shortcake recipe that the LOs tried out yesterday. Result ? Fantastic, considering it required very little assistance (apart from weighing, whisking, cleaning up, and oven control of course). This is what you need for 8 servings: Prep time : 15 mins (25 mins with kids, including a math/weight…