No-bake Shortbread Caramel Bites

Caramel shortbread bites

This no-bake shortbread caramel bites recipe is one of those incidental recipes! I had to make something sweet for a get-together and did not have access to my oven(house painting so the kitchen was a mess). I only had two ingredients: shortbread biscuits and caramel treat, and that is how these yummy bites came to be! Ingredients Two boxes of shortbread biscuits One tin of caramel treat Chocolate optional   Method Crumble the biscuits. You can use a food processor … [Continue reading...]

Fingerprint Wreath Keepsake Ornament

Fingerprint wreath ornament

Here is a brand new keepsake idea for you: fingerprint wreath photo ornament. Is it not too pretty? You will need:  green salt dough(see this post for the ingredients) two circular items, one slightly bigger than the other Cookie Letter Stamps ribbon and bell red paint What to do:  Roll out the dough to 1cm thick. Add the smaller circular object(we used a lid) and let your child press fingerprints all around. Use the larger circular object(we used a small bowl) … [Continue reading...]

Special Kid-made Gifts

Kid-made gifts

We have been sharing special kid-made gifts for the past week and are they special! Nothing beats a handmade gift, especially if it was made by little hands! Make these Stamped Clay Dishes by Projects with Kids to keep special items in. Perfect for rings or jewelry. I do love keepsake gifts like this Christmas […]

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DIY Felt Board Gift

Felt board gift

I LOVE gifts that can be used from toddler age to school-going age. So, when my friend’s daughter turned one, I made her a felt board she can use now- to randomly stick and peel felt pieces to and from and later to learn her name and also to play with other felt pieces(I will […]

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Christmas Snacks for Kids

Christmas crafts

It is almost Christmas! I love to look at all the cute Christmas snacks and promise fool myself that I’ll make some every year, but it is still great to see it all and have the option of using these ideas, right? These snacks make great party food or even gifts! Click on the links […]

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Kid-made Gifts Series

Kid-made gifts

It is November and time for our annual gift series! Last year we shared over 20 kid-made gift ideas HERE and this year, for one week only, we’ll be sharing more fabulous gift ideas that are perfect for kids to make! Here is the schedule. (Please note that the post can go live any time […]

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Zoom Car Play Box

Zoom car box

It is the last day of our A-Z of Play at Home series (it was so fun!) and with that it is letter Z’s turn. I made my boy this Zoom! car play box, perfect to play with at home, or, in the car! I reused a flat box together with these great tape products. […]

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Yarn Lacing Matching Letters & Words

Matching words & letters

Make these low prep, frugal and fun yarn lacing cards for matching letters and words! You will need: A cardboard yarn straw marker Hole punch Decide on the words and the letters you want to use. We used CVC words with vowels for vowel recognition. Punch the corresponding number of holes at the two edges […]

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Thanksgiving Handprint Keepsake

Thanksgiving keepsake

This salt dough keepsake was inspired by our friends that celebrate Thanksgiving. (You can view our collection of keepsakes HERE.) We made this keepsake last year, but never gotten around sharing it, oops! But how cute is this Thanksgiving handprint keepsake? You will need: 1 cup of flour(all purpose) 1 cup of salt(fine) about 1/2 […]

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