Minnie and Mickey birthday bits.

So this weekend just gone myself and some friends through a surprise hot tub birthday party for our lovely friend Hayley. We all had set jobs to do, mine were to make the cupcake toppers, cake topper and a personalised dressing gown among others. The cotton dressing gown I found online, and using my cricut…

Off to the cupboard with you now Chip. 

I have finally got my hands on this little beauty!!!  My lovely friend Helena found him for me and then my amazing cousin Becky did too, so now Bunny has one too!! Hers of course will be in her bedroom up high so she can’t break him, I’m thinking maybe putting a little plant in…

Our Anniversary 

Yesterday was mine and Toms 13 year anniversary. So this year is probably the first year he has ever forgotten. I’ve probably forgotten atleast half of them! My sister used to remind me about a week before but she’s pretty useless at that now but luckily I’m getting better. I searched Pinterest for a Anniversary…

Snail DIY

As you know J bear is in Reception at school, the term just gone they have been learning about bugs and mini beasts. They have caterpillars which will hopefully be butterfly’s soon after they go back to school next term. Just before half term us parents were treated to a Bug Ball. This is where…

My first feature

Yes, Ive had my first esty listing featured! Would love to say my work was found out of the blue, but I actually came across Clares post on facebook looking for nautical themed items. I sent her the link to my Ahoy Matey downloadable print and to my astonishment she has picked my product to…

Our Little Donkey

In a local garden centre I came across this beautiful hanging decoration. There were some with owls but I loved the Donkey one.  An idea popped into my head, this would make a lovely reminder of J Bears first nativity! In which he played the Donkey! We can hang it on the Christmas tree every…

Merry Kissmas

Mistletoe hung, where you can see, every couple tries to stop!!!  This year I got myself a bunch of Mistletoe and divided them up into smaller ones, made little Merry Kissmas tags and wrapped them around the bunch! I loved how these looked, ours is hung above out front door. For looks only, I’ve not…

New Baby Gift 

One thing I love is babies, another thing I love is making crafts.  Our friends gave birth to their little bundle of beautifulness recently. Birth of babies always brings out my creative side,  today I’m showing you the card I made for them and also one of his presents that I made.  Cute as a…

Dolls house project

This morning after dropping J off at school me and Bunny were walking though the village with my school mummy friend Carla and I spotted this adorable wooden dolls house in the window of a charity shop for £7.  As soon as I saw it I said to my friend I thought it was lovely,…

Autumn – Crafting with Kids

On our mornings walk home after dropping J at school today, we collected some leaves.  Both the kids love walking through fallen leaves and listening to the crunch and the rustle. Bunny in particular is a fan of collecting them. She last done so on a dog walk with a friend on Tuesday morning, they…

Autumn themed card

It was my friend 1st Wedding Anniversary at the beginning of the month.  If you have been following me for atleast a year you may remember the Wedding Cake I made them!  For this card I used autumnal colours for the watercolour background. Embossed in bronze some feathers, leaves would have been better but I didn’t have…

My week at the start of Autumn

I went into Hobbycraft totally child free the other morning! That was because J has now started in reception!  After dropping him off for his first day me and Tom dropped Bunny off at nursery then went out for breakfast before going to Hobbycraft.  This was a nice idea of Toms, of which also distracted…