Potato Head Felt Busy Box

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Are you Familiar with Mr and Mrs Potato Head? Here is a fun felt busy box idea for you to try ou: build Mr and Mrs Potato Head from felt scraps! (Affiliate links included for your convenience.) I reused the blue lunch box I used for the Ocean Themed Box and these felt scraps: I have found these free quiet book pages templates which I looked at(it's a bit too big to use as is inside my lunch box)when I made the cut outs. I added some more later on and some bling here … [Continue reading...]

A-Z of Animals Series Complete

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For the past 26 days, during the A-Z of Animals Series, we have been sharing about animals: fun learning activities and crafts! Each kid blogger chose a letter of the alphabet and an animal that starts with that letter and showed us how to learn, or craft, about that animal! Preschool Powol Packets used a paper plate to make this Albatross craft. My Bright Firefly had fun outside with water and rocks to build a beavers nest: B is for Beaver. Playdough and Popsicles showed us how to make … [Continue reading...]

Classic Barbie Cake

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So, my daughter turned six! Where did the time go?! We did not have a big party this year(had a class party with Peppa Pig cupcakes and cups for pig noses and took some friends to Spur after school), but there had to be a cake and she wanted a Barbie cake! I remember having […]

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Cardboard Roll Printing

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It is time for Project: Recycle & Create and this month we are reusing cardboard rolls! We used cardboard rolls for this fun process art activity.  Prepping  I added bubble wrap, elastic bands and foam stickers to cardboard rolls. One could add other stuff as well to explore different textured printing. Drops of paint were […]

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Captain America (Recycled)Shield

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My son is going through the superhero phase. So far we have made Superhero Capes, Superhero T-shirts and held a Superhero Party. He wanted a Captain America shield, so we improvised with recycling a lid and made one! We reused a large plastic lid for the shield, together with a pipecleaner as handle: I made two holes to put […]

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Top Ten Girly Parties

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Today’s theme for the Top Ten Lists Blog Hop is Party! Here is the top ten girly party themes I found online! (In no particular order) Rapunzel Party Flower Birthday Party Unicorn Party Little Girls Spa Party Little Mermaid Party Hello Kitty Party Princess Party Minnie Mouse Party Fairy Party Frozen Party For more best […]

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Monkey Finger Puppet

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Today’s letter in the A-Z of Animals Series is the letter M. M for Monkey! We made this cute monkey puppet from pipecleaners, so easy, but so cute!    The most common monkey we get here in South Africa is the vervet monkey. These monkeys are not brown though, but a blue-ish grey and in my language […]

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