Introducing Boo

I've finally been able to get take a moment to introduce you to our newest family member, who arrived in November, 2014. On the blog she will be known as 'Boo'. I have to say, giving her a special online blog name has been harder than picking her real name! The name 'Boo' quickly become a nickname that older sister Possum (aged 3 years) began calling her from the moment she arrived. It has consequently stuck within our home and is now used as a sweet term of endearment.  When Possum met Boo for the first time in the hospital, it was quite clear that she was … [Read More...]

making wrist bands

DIY duct tape bracelets

Children love to make jewellery and these DIY duct tape bracelets are fun and easy. With the many different varieties of colourful tape available these days, … [Read More...]

Yarn wrapped shapes for learning

Yarn wrapped shapes

Children will develop a greater understanding of basic shapes and their features with this fun and simple wrapping activity. Yarn wrapped shapes will also help … [Read More...]

Paper Plate Birds

Paper Plate Birds

There really is so much to love about the humble paper plate. They are easy to get and can be used in such a wide variety of craft activities. I'd seen paper plate … [Read More...]

how to make Aussie damper bread for Australia Day

How to make Damper Bread

Do you know how to make damper bread? Damper is a traditional dense Australian soda bread that long ago was made by stockmen traveling long distances and carrying … [Read More...]

Shaving cream art activity for kids

Shaving Cream Art Activity

Here is a fun shaving cream art activity that your children will love to play with. It doesn't require many materials and is very quick and easy to set up. Before … [Read More...]

binoculars craft

DIY Eye Spy Binoculars

I always find it very heart warming listening to Possum (aged 3 years) discover new things. When we are out and about she is constantly pointing to things she … [Read More...]