Mermaids` Makings

Monthly Archives: September, 2011

Marble Painting Cobwebs and Bottle Lid Spiders

Marble painting is always so much fun, isn`t it! Even if you use only one colour paint. So this is how we made the cobwebs. We took some black card … Continue reading

September 29, 2011 · 3 Comments

Halloween Necklace

Here`s a  Halloween necklace for my daughters Halloween costume from the magic wand leftovers.

September 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Halloween Magic Wands

Have an annoying neighbour? Want to turn them into a FROG? Here is a magic wand for you! We took two black pipecleaners, bent one into a heart shape, attached … Continue reading

September 26, 2011 · 1 Comment

A Photoshoot- Meet Our Conker Creatures!

So here we have Ellen- the Horsie, Jack- the Farmer, Rose-  the Farmer`s Wife and John- the Animal! We used lollipop sticks and a piece of cardboard for stands. *** … Continue reading

September 25, 2011 · 3 Comments

A Story about a Snowman and a Cat

Today we had fun making  comics. We got the inspiration from Nurture Store. And here`s the story: Once upon a time there was a snowman. He went outside and then … Continue reading

September 24, 2011 · 2 Comments

Halloween Witches

These cute witches have been quite popular on Pinterest lately. We made some for our Halloween bunting.

September 23, 2011 · Leave a comment

A Card and A Present for Grandma

This is another popular find on Pinterest. Originally from here. My little one made this card for her grandma. And this is the present- a little notebook for important telephone … Continue reading

September 23, 2011 · 2 Comments

Apple anyone?

Walked through the woodland today and picked some apples. They were.. ummm.. a bit old but.. maybe still edible? I found this through the “Printerest” and couldn’t resist doing something … Continue reading

September 22, 2011 · 8 Comments

Leaf Printing

One of my favourite activities in autumn is leaf printing. Aren`t they just beautiful!!!! *** Linked to: “It`s Playtime!” “Craft Schooling Sunday!      

September 21, 2011 · 8 Comments

A Cute Little Wormie

Worms are so cute when you are doing craft but not at all cute when you find them in a real apple, are they? *** Linked to: “Kids Get Crafty” … Continue reading

September 20, 2011 · 3 Comments

Party under the Apple Tree

We made some apple trees today. For the apples we used crunched up tissue paper and for the little baskets- egg cartons. The tree trunks are made from paper towel … Continue reading

September 19, 2011 · Leave a comment

Pat- a- cake, pat- a- cake..

I was so happy to see that my little one found lots of other ways to play with our bean bags. I absolutely LOVE it when children make up their … Continue reading

September 18, 2011 · 1 Comment

An Apple Picking Game

This is our Apple Picking Game inspired by this post. You all have visited Frugal Family Fun Blog already, haven`t you! If not then it`s about time to do so … Continue reading

September 17, 2011 · Leave a comment

Happy Birthday!

September 17, 2011 · Leave a comment

Bean Bags Toss Game

Today we played a Bean Bags Toss Game.. well it`s actually a Rice Tights Toss Game :D I have been thinking of making bean bags for a while but sewing … Continue reading

September 16, 2011 · 4 Comments

Apple, Pear and Pepper Printing

We did some printing today using a half cut apple, a pear and a pepper. Printing is always fun, isn`t it? We are going to use our prints for backgrounds, … Continue reading

September 15, 2011 · Leave a comment

An important day

Today was a very important day – my daughter learning how to ride her bike without stabilizers in the garden, with daddy holding her.  We could do with a bigger … Continue reading

September 14, 2011 · 3 Comments

Peg Racing Cars- Pesulõksust rallikad

I fancied some nice Swedish cake the other day and as Sweden is just that little bit too far I headed to Ikea instead. So after finishing my beautiful cake … Continue reading

September 13, 2011 · 3 Comments

Cute Minibeasts

Little Mermaid came home yesterday with the big news that they were learning about minibeasts. She had painted a red bug at school but couldn`t remember which one :) Anyway, … Continue reading

September 12, 2011 · 1 Comment

Back To School

Following Estonian tradition our little one took some nice flowers to school to give to her teachers on her first day back. This is one of my sweetest childhood memories- … Continue reading

September 11, 2011 · Leave a comment



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