Mermaids` Makings

Monthly Archives: January, 2011

Valentine Chocolate Flowers

We visited our friends yesterday and made these cute flowers to give them :) Lõikasin värvilisest paberist välja südamekujulise lille. Voltisin paberi kokku, siis oli lihtsam ning hiljem oli lihtsam … Continue reading

January 30, 2011 · 8 Comments

Valentine Wreath- Südamekujuline pärg

I got this wreath idea from scrumdilli- do! last Christmas. I planned to make their mini wreathes  but as we had so many things to do we just did not … Continue reading

January 30, 2011 · 5 Comments

Paper Plate Ring Toss Game

I had planned making a paper plate ring toss game for  a while now but as I wanted to use empty plastic bottles I had to wait until we were able to … Continue reading

January 28, 2011 · 3 Comments

Birthday Card for a Friend

Annabel made a birthday card for her friend. She drew her friend as a princess with two pretty flowers. I cut them out and glued onto a pink card. Underneath the flowers … Continue reading

January 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Love Bunnies

A year ago we made these bunnies for Easter. Today they had a little makover and are now Love Bunnies… before turning back into Easter Bunnies in April :) Jänkud on tehtud … Continue reading

January 27, 2011 · Leave a comment


Annabel calls it a magic picture :) Using oil pastels we made some lovely patterns on the white paper. Then we covered it in black paint. When it was dry … Continue reading

January 18, 2011 · 5 Comments

Fun With Food

Aren`t these Fun Food Friday posts at Meet the Dubiens adorable! I especially loved the Humpty Dumpty one. It looked such fun so I thought I would give it a go. And I must … Continue reading

January 18, 2011 · 1 Comment

Riding Stables

After showing Annabel these stables at Nuture Store she wanted to make her own straight away. As we were so excited about starting to play we did not bother to … Continue reading

January 12, 2011 · 1 Comment

Preparing for Next Christmas

Annabel decided that she wanted to make this cone Father Christmas!  Well, it can decorate our house for a little while. Some other day we will make different cone creatures. … Continue reading

January 12, 2011 · 1 Comment

Tihane ja leevike

Blue Tits and Bullfinches are very popular in children`s art and craft in Estonia during winter time. Bullfinches are very often used on Christmas Cards as well. In England it`s … Continue reading

January 11, 2011 · 5 Comments

Fish Race

Annabel`s grandparents brought her another issue of the lovely magazine “Wild Times”. And this is where we found this game. It took us five minutes to set everything up. We … Continue reading

January 9, 2011 · 3 Comments

Our Blooming XMAS Houses

There are some XMAS decorations that you cannot possibly take down on the 6th of January…It may be traditional but just how often do you see an “XMAS House Plant”. … Continue reading

January 9, 2011 · 2 Comments

Archie Goose Goose George

I LOVE pantomimes! I find them original, funny and something nice to look forward  to the whole year. I wish there were summer pantomimes as well then I  would only have to … Continue reading

January 9, 2011 · 3 Comments

There was a little snowman..

Annabel got lots of craft things for Christmas from her grandparents and uncle. She quicly made this little snowman here using pom poms and pipe cleaners just before going to have … Continue reading

January 9, 2011 · Leave a comment

Totally Different Post

I don`t like memes where I have to answer  millions of questions but I quite like this  kind of thing :) So this is my fridge. As it is covered … Continue reading

January 9, 2011 · 2 Comments

Three Kings` Day

Traditionally we take down the Christmas tree and all the decorations on the 6th of January. Here`s Annabel`s painting of our 2010 Christmas Tree. (Wax crayons and watercolours).

January 6, 2011 · 2 Comments

Our Christmas Tree and Reindeer Hats.

We decided to decorate our Christmas tree with handmade decorations this year, just as we did last year. Lots of the decorations are from last year.  But some are new. … Continue reading

January 4, 2011 · 5 Comments

Last Minute Christmas Present

Idea from here.

January 4, 2011 · 5 Comments

New Year’s Bunting

New Year is here. Hope it will be better and happier for all of us. I saw this lovely bunting a few months ago and fell in love with it. … Continue reading

January 1, 2011 · Leave a comment



January 2011

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