Snowman Baubles

Snowman Baubles

There’s nothing I love more than a craft which features pom-poms, because it means that Arlo will love it. There are so many different ideas for fillable baubles – this is simple and so effective…. so here’s another easy Christmas craft for you to try along with us. For this project you will need: Transparent … Read more

All that glistens….

All that glistens....

I decided last week to buy some gold leaf on Amazon for the mirror above my fireplace. I painted the mirror bright pink in the summer and I loved the flashing colours but as we approach winter and I’m thinking about the Christmas decor I have planned I wanted to go for something a little … Read more

The house that chaos built

The house that chaos built

DIY is slowly taking over my life and I am enjoying it. I think being stuck indoors staring at the same walls for the best part of 2020 must have caused me to have some weird hallucinations because I have become obsessed with colour….. well more so than usual anyway. I have always said my … Read more

Here we go again…

Here we go again...

I can’t quite believe that we’re heading for another nationwide lockdown. It barely seems like five minutes since restrictions were lifted and we could head out to the zoo for Arlo’s birthday. It’s safe to say that we have really made the most of the summer, following all of the rules with social distancing we … Read more

Halloween decorations

Halloween decorations

This Halloween tree was one of Arlo’s favourite things this season. We made all of these Decorations together and used plaster of Paris for the first time. You will need: Plaster of Paris Silicone mould Jug Water Wooden skewers String Paints Pens This one was a messy two part project but so much fun. Mixing … Read more

Halloween Party food Ideas

You guys know that in this house we will celebrate the opening of an envelope with a huge party – but Halloween is literally bigger than Christmas for us. I always like to create themed food and put on a spread for the family and so here’s some of the Halloween party food ideas we … Read more