Smart Ways To Reuse Plastic Milk Cartons

Smart Ways To Reuse Plastic Milk Cartons

As we become more aware of the damage plastics are doing to our wildlife and the environment as a whole we need to be much more careful with the plastic that already exists. I have to be honest I started researching this post after spotting a photo on Pinterest of the igloo and thinking how […]

Alternatives to chemical cleaning products

Six Alternatives To Chemical Household Cleaners

Disclaimer to start … I am not an expert but what I am is a regular every day person who is concerned about the amount of chemicals and plastics we use and who wants to try and improve things so we don’t leave an almighty mess for our kids to deal with. Having done some […]

Friends ... The One With The 25th Anniversary Bedding Launch

Celebrate Twenty Five Years With Friends … and the launch of the new officially licensed bedding range.

This year, 2019, Friends celebrates it’s twenty fifth anniversary. The pilot was aired on the 22nd of September 1994 in the Uk and after ten series of this iconic show millions of people tuned in to see the final episode which was shown here on the 28th of May 2004. We all had a Friends […]

Handmade Gifts For Father's Day

Handmade Gifts For Father’s Day

Following our handmade gift ideas for Mother’s Day we couldn’t leave the dads out. A hand made gift for Father’s Day makes it that little bit more special so here are a dozen ideas that you and the kids can create to make dad’s day. Of course some of the things we featured in the […]

How To Transform Your Childs Bedroom On A Budget With Wall Stickers

How To Transform Your Kids Bedroom On A Budget Using Wall Stickers

Although providing a safe and comfortable environment for our children to sleep in is important many of us can’t afford to keep redecorating as their tastes and ages change. It is possible to update your child’s bedroom on a budget with a little forward planning using wall stickers. If you choose a colour for the […]

Fun Ways To Reuse Cardboard Boxes

Fun Ways To Reuse Cardboard Boxes

As a company we reuse as many cardboard boxes and packaging items as we can to keep our waste down. Meanwhile if you have a box to hand you can re use it in lots of imaginative ways. Here are just a few for inspiration … Icecream Shop from Childhood 101 I loved playing shops […]

Activities You Can Do With Your Kids For National Gardening Week And Beyond

Activities You Can Do With Your Kids For National Gardening Week And Beyond.

Ok so just what is National Gardening Week? Well the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) started it eight years ago to celebrate gardening and to encourage people to take part in activities which they hoped would spark a passion for gardening and the great outdoors. Since then things have really taken off with all kinds of […]

Clever Ways To Reuse Plastic Bottles

Clever Ways To Reuse Plastic Bottles

We are waking up to the damage that the vast quantity of plastic we use is doing to our planet. It is much easier to recycle these days, although the individual rules of some councils can make it a little confusing at times, but if you would like to try your hand at some home […]

A Dozen Easter Egg Decorating Ideas

A Dozen Easter Egg Decorating Ideas

There are endless egg decorating ideas for children on line but while I was looking for inspiration for my own child I discovered that there are some really quite grown up designs too. Here are twelve which you might like to try and recreate yourself … some will have instructions to follow while some are […]

Recipes With Hidden Learning Potential

Recipes With Hidden Learning Potential

Kids love to bake and cook so what better way to sneak a little hidden learning under the radar than disguised as something that also happens to be a lot of fun. Here are a few recipes that you can make with your children which offer educational talking points. Of course you can just follow […]