Mermaids` Makings

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Science Lab

I love seeing all these creations my lil on makes with recyclable materials. Yes I have been collecting them on purpose to use them in our play. I knocked this … Continue reading

December 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Cake Case Chairs

A week ago I was making some birthday cards and my little one was playing with cake cases… and suddenly I noticed that she had turned them into the chairs! … Continue reading

March 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

Fish Puppets

I absolutely love to see childrens’ own creations…when they do everything on their own, right from the beginning. So today after coming back from shopping I found Lil Mermaid very … Continue reading

February 25, 2012 · 1 Comment

Door Handle Decoration

Here`s something for the Nurture Store. Whilst I was busy making some cards Lil Mermaid took out some pipe cleaners, beads and grabbed a little piece of my leftover card … Continue reading

January 23, 2012 · 1 Comment

Meet Mr. Wolf

My daughters topic at school is fairy tales and they were taught how to make a hand puppet. So today she taught me  how to make one. She made paper … Continue reading

November 17, 2011 · Leave a comment

Milk Bottle Ghost

Whilst I was making the party bags, my little one surprised me with her own creation – a spooky Milk Bottle Ghost. The sparkly blue paint looks very nice in … Continue reading

October 18, 2011 · 4 Comments

Mice and Pumpkins

     My little one drew these pumpkins with four pens tied together with cellotape. For the pumpkins she tied together orange, brown, yellow and beige pens… for the background she … Continue reading

October 10, 2011 · 2 Comments

How to Write a Book

My daughter loves to write all sort of labels and notes and… books. To make books she takes an A4 sheet of  paper, folds in in half and then in … Continue reading

July 12, 2011 · 1 Comment


Whilst I was making the teddy bear`s baskets my little one was busy  making the rocket and… A Superbear! The bear has got pink wings and purple flames! Lil Mermaid: … Continue reading

June 4, 2011 · 1 Comment

When the child has other plans…

I made a lamp today for the dollshouse using an egg carton and a  little xmas tree light. Whilst I was in another room, Annabel had the brilliant idea of … Continue reading

May 26, 2011 · Leave a comment

Paper Cup Games

A week ago we had a little trip by train and on our way back all of us (there were five of us altogether) had a nice cup of tea. … Continue reading

February 25, 2011 · 2 Comments


This is a Dogfish. Whilst I was making my pom pom flowers Annabel got the leftover pom pom and cut out some circles from  cardboard. She them tied  yarn over … Continue reading

November 6, 2010 · Leave a comment



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