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We played checkers today. And of course we made our own board out of cardboard and little yoghurt pot lids. We glued some punched out  snowflakes on top of the … Continue reading

May 5, 2012 · 3 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

Octonauts Galore!

We finally finished our Octopod. It took ages because we needed the handles of 6 pint milk bottles. I got the handles idea ( I think it`s great. It looks … Continue reading

March 14, 2012 · 3 Comments


It is such a joy when your child takes out your handmade toys to play with! So today whilst I was doing the dishes she took out the playground and played … Continue reading

January 29, 2012 · Leave a comment


Play a game! Take a pipe cleaner and attach a cone on top of it with sticky tape. Scrunch up a small piece of tissue paper.. put it inside the … Continue reading

January 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

We Played A Gingerbread Man Game!

Found here through Pinterest. Cut out a gingerbread man shape. Write some numbers from 1 to 6 as many times as you want. Now throw the dice and mark off … Continue reading

November 29, 2011 · 2 Comments

Two In One

I wanted to make a basketball game (inspiration from Mister Maker) and was looking for a pole.  Then I saw this old game and the cardboard tube fitted exactly, so … Continue reading

November 5, 2011 · 1 Comment

Mouse Village

As you already know some of our mice decided to live here, but some of them waited until we built them nice country houses. Just like   these .

October 20, 2011 · Leave a comment

Don`t Eat Jack

. The idea of the game is to eat all the chocolates, except for “Jack”. You put chocolates on each of the squres on the board – we made the … Continue reading

October 14, 2011 · Leave a comment

Halloween Bingo

For a couple of years now we have been playing  Halloween Bingo from Crayola website around Halloween time. It is really fun. I printed out the sheets and from one … Continue reading

October 1, 2011 · Leave a comment

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

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

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

Railway Play

This started off as a simple game of trains, but then we started building, until the railway became the means to deliver all the materials needed to build……some bridges and … Continue reading

June 26, 2011 · 1 Comment

Ahoy Mateys!

We had a lovely weekend with our favourite Uncle.   As he is always so much fun to be with we thought we would include him in our pirate play. … Continue reading

June 20, 2011 · 3 Comments

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

When history came alive..

We had a LOVELY visit to our English grandparents last weekend. Grandma surprised us by bringing out an old dolls house that had belonged to Annabel’s aunty and has been … Continue reading

May 24, 2011 · 11 Comments

Playground Makeover

Do you remember this playground? It looks a bit different now. As the playground has been a great hit lately we needed to make it sturdier to make it last … Continue reading

April 10, 2011 · 6 Comments

Train People- Rongipiletitest nukud

Se7en made a brilliant  card family.. we didn`t have any cards.. so we made some train people using train tickets. They are such fun to play with.. just perfect for … Continue reading

March 30, 2011 · 1 Comment



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