Mermaids` Makings

Monthly Archives: April, 2012

Sports Party Craft – Olympic Rings Printing

I got the idea of printing olympic rings from here, but instead of loo roll we thought we would use bottle lids and the bottle itself. Whilst my daughter printed … Continue reading

April 30, 2012 · 7 Comments

Sports Party- Trophies

This is a craft activity we are going to do with kids in our Sports Party. But for the party I`m going to purchase yellow cups.. then only decorating and … Continue reading

April 28, 2012 · 5 Comments

Accordion Folded Spring Flower Cards

I absolutely LOVE this Accordion Folded Spring Flower Collage at Make and Takes! Just have a look! Isn`t it adorable! We will definitely be making it very soon to decorate … Continue reading

April 27, 2012 · 1 Comment

Sports Party Invites

It is this time of the year again! A few months ago Lil Mermaid wanted to have a fairy princess party. But then she changed her mind and decided to … Continue reading

April 26, 2012 · 3 Comments

Cultural Exchange: USA- Tennessee

This is a package from the USA- Tennessee. We found lots of interesting leaflets , some nice stickers, a cd with songs and two pieces of craft- Shrinky Dinks and … Continue reading

April 26, 2012 · 2 Comments

Happy St. George`s Day

Today England celebrates St. George`s Day. St. George is the patron saint of England. His emblem, a red cross on a white background, is the flag of England, and part … Continue reading

April 23, 2012 · Leave a comment


To celebrate Earth Day we made these cute Earth pom poms.. and pipe cleaner sculptures And to celebrate my birthday I made two cakes and to celebrate Earth Day and … Continue reading

April 22, 2012 · 6 Comments

Egg Carton Sea Creatures

We turned these.. into these! And when we stacked up the octopuses and squid.. it looks like a Xmas Tree! (I covered them all in Sparkly Mod Podge as you … Continue reading

April 21, 2012 · 6 Comments

Cultural Exchange- Malaysia

This lovely package came from Malaysia. I absolutely LOVE  getting these Cultural Exchange pacakges. It is so different from what you get online. From the net you get mainly touristy … Continue reading

April 19, 2012 · 9 Comments

Cultural Exchange- Japan

Today we received an absolutely wonderful package from Japan. I loved how it was all  packed in a nice folder. And inside we found some beautiful childrens´ drawings, information about … Continue reading

April 17, 2012 · 5 Comments

Cultural exchange

At the end of last year we signed up for a cultural exchange at Little  Red Farm. In the first lot of exchanges we got six adresses and this time, … Continue reading

April 17, 2012 · 3 Comments

Retro Cards

Do you send retro cards to people? These cards were published 32 years ago. I remember buying them. And as I have got a few unused ones left I occasionally … Continue reading

April 16, 2012 · 2 Comments

Battleship Game- Laevade pommitamine

Do you play Battleship Game with your children? I used to play it often when I was a kid. So today I thought to introduce the game to my daughter. … Continue reading

April 16, 2012 · 6 Comments

Earth Day Craft

This is our other Earth Day craft. We cut out the Earth and continents´ shapes from old tops and glued them onto a background we had made sometime last year. … Continue reading

April 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Just A Little Note :)

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April 15, 2012 · 8 Comments

Mascarpone Cheese Pot into a Paint Palette

Just wanted to show you what we use for a paint palette. It`s a mascarpone cheese pot. We squeeze some paint onto the lid and after we have finished painting … Continue reading

April 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

Easter Holidays

One more day and  school starts again. We had lots of fun this holiday visiting our friends and grandparents, exploring Liverpool, doing lots of travelling by train, gardening, flying a … Continue reading

April 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

Pretty Easter Egg Easter Card

Just wanted to show you a very cute card our dear friend Jane gave us. Love the decorated egg and the glitter gives the card that extra festive look. But … Continue reading

April 12, 2012 · Leave a comment


A few years ago my mum gave me some tulip bulbs and the pretty  flowers greet us every spring. So today my daughter made a cute watercolour picture of them. … Continue reading

April 12, 2012 · 5 Comments

Handprint Bunnies And Cake Case Flowers

So cute :) *** Linking to: “Kids Co- op“,

April 12, 2012 · 1 Comment

Earth Day Art

I love this Handprints Around The World Picture! So this is our go! To print  the Earth we cut out a round shape from bubble wrap. And then the fun … Continue reading

April 12, 2012 · 8 Comments



April 2012

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