The Irish Fair Door Company

With the magical season fast approaching, there’s nothing more magical than giving your little one the gift of their very own fairy/elf door. You can spark your children’s imagination and get them fully wrapped up in the magic of Christmas (and beyond!)   The Irish Fairy Door Company offer a paint your own fairy/elf door so you can really get creative. Not only can you paint your perfect door, but it also comes with some gorgeous accessories that you can {Read More}

Personalised Christmas Cards with Snapfish

Everyone likes something a little personalised at Christmas and I’ve teamed up with Snapfish and Little Love Photography to test out how we can put a smile on lots of faces this year. Now our little family is complete, we wanted to get some family photos and make some personalised Christmas cards. We have wanted to get the family together to get some nice photos for so long and decided that Christmas was the perfect excuse. I take so many {Read More}

Snow Place Like Home

Isabella and I have had great fun creating our Isabella’s igloo to get in the festive spirit with Ocean loans. We love a good craft in this house and Christmas seems to bring out the crafting spirit even more. Ocean loans sent us an amazing cardboard igloo and a voucher to buy some decorations and here’s what we came up with.   We did have plans to spray paint the igloo silver but when we started decorating, it was raining and {Read More}

DIY foaming baby wash recipe

Many companies nowadays use toxins in their washing products for babies and parents are worried about the health of their child. The only alternative parents have is to make their own baby wash and use it instead of risking the health of their kids. More is less when we speak about cleaning ingredient for the skin especially of the newborns. Here are some recipes for DIY foaming baby wash that don’t contain synthetic agents, hormone disturbing fragrances and other dangerous {Read More}

Making a Quiet Book

I made this last year but it has to be one of my best makes to date. I had been serching for inspiration for ways to keep my daughter entertained on trips and came across quiet books; I hadn’t heard of them before but the more I looked into it, the more I liked them. Firstly, I took a trip to Hobby Craft and bought some A4 sheets of felt and some stickers and other items I was going to {Read More}

Easter crafts with no chocolate in sight!

Getting away from the idea of chocolate for Easter, why not try some fun Easter crafts? Baker Ross have some fantastic crafts that you could do as a whole family. There are the more obvious bunnies and eggs but they also do some more subtle crafts that you could keep up all year round. So we started off making these super cute chick and bunny pop-up puppet kits. They were really easy to put together and decorate as the holes {Read More}

Little Letters Company

So I’ve seen a couple of subscription craft boxes recently and it seems that the subscription box is becoming more and more popular due to its convenience and it’s lovely to see a local company getting involved too. Little Letters are a small company who started up in my childhood village so I was really excited to hear from them and be offered the chance to review the products that they offer. We had a beautiful box posted to us {Read More}

Get your FREE Weekend Box

With the chilly weather and a love of crafting anyway, the Weekend Box really appealed to me as a parent. They are designed for 3-6 year olds but my daughter, who is 2 and a half loves them too. Our first box arrived in the post and it’s so colourful and attractive, even on the outside packaging, that she was immediately drawn to it and wanted to crack it open right away so please excuse the just got up look! {Read More}

Valentine’s Crafts for Toddlers

I love a good crafting activity and I’m so excited that Isabella loves it too and she is really starting to get the hang of crafting; I just have to try my hardest not to take over get too involved and let her experiment and investigate colours, textures and more on her own. We have been looking at crafts especially for Valentine’s Day and were lucky enough to besent a pack of crafting goodies from Baker Ross to get us {Read More}

Decorate your own Christmas tree

I really do love crafting with my little girl especially when I see how much enjoyment she gets from it too so Christmas time (well any holiday really) seems like a perfect excuse to get a little extra craft on! I love stealing ideas off of Pinterest – it’s FULL of brilliant ideas and I can easily get lost in the world of Pinterest for hours at a time but I saw this idea and had to give it a {Read More}