We decided to create a springtime themed Easter bath time… So we got to work cutting and colouring and collecting things from around the house to turn the bathroom into a haven of yumminess and relaxation… [Read more…]
Some people opt to paint the town red. We painted the hills green and became mobile artists masterpiece painters. We found a beautiful spot and created our canvases of the world the way we see it… [Read more…]
I collected some cardboard boxes of different sizes, you can do this on any scale, supersize would be cool. We made sure they all fit loosely into each other and then set about painting them. We used white emulsion to cover the boxes to give us a good base to add colour,once dried i carefully cut the heads off making sure that on the last box i only cut 3 sides so we could have a securing flip top. Then we used normal crayola paint to add colour. (You could use more permanent paint if you wanted to make them waterproof)….simple and effective and a good project, you could get creative and do different characters, Dr Who, Star wars, Ben and Holly, Spongebob, your family etc… you could even do a different design on each side. We love our Russian dolls.
We headed outdoors on a camping trip to make these. Here’s how they turned out… [Read more…]
Here’s how we did it..
We washed out some empty milk cartons.
To follow more of our daily fun, frugal & magical memory making ideas and activities during a childhood that’s fleeting you can find us on Facebook.
The kids decided they wanted to have a rap battle, so we set about making our own boom box and decks, we used empty boxes to do this. We took our guitar, play station microphones & our decks (play station dj hero & our original 1970’s FISHERPRICE record player)….
We found a perfect spot for our battle…
Here’s how we did..