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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

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

An old top and lots of options :)

A curtain, a tablecloth for the small table, a little dolly for the doll, a scarf and skirt for grandma, And tablecloths for the big table…all from one old top. … Continue reading

May 27, 2011 · 3 Comments

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

Väikesed kroonid

Lots of people have made these loo roll crowns in blogworld lately and we are no  exception. Actually I saw these lovely crowns in lilla a– s blog a while … Continue reading

May 7, 2011 · Leave a comment

Shoebox Fairy House

This is our Fairy House for lilla a’ s city :) Lilla a korraldab jälle ühe ühisürituse. Seekord tuleb valmistada kingakarbist maja, millest tuleb kokku terve linn. Meil tuli selline … Continue reading

May 2, 2011 · Leave a comment

Pretty Handprint Flowers

We visited  our little friend again today and Annabel wanted to make some huge yellow sunflowers  with her. But our little friend only loves pink and purple .. so the … Continue reading

April 26, 2011 · Leave a comment

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

Bottle Lid Stamps- Templid Pudelikorkidest

We made some stamps yesterday.. like these ones :) Väga vahvad ja odavad templid. Pudelikorkide peale liimisin craft foam– i (mis see eesti keeles on?). Aga vildiga võiks ka proovida. … Continue reading

March 23, 2011 · 3 Comments

Grandad`s Birthday

We celebrated our Grandad`s birthday last weekend. Annabel was so excited about organizing the food and seating as well as making the card and present. For the present she wanted … Continue reading

March 22, 2011 · Leave a comment

Let`s make music!

It was time to rearrange our music box. So we repaired some old instruments and made a few more. Now it`s daddy`s turn – not to make instruments, but to … Continue reading

March 16, 2011 · 12 Comments

Daffodil Invitation

I made a few daffodils and tulips. Two of the daffodils I turned into invitations for our lunch party next Saturday. On the picture there is one happy recipient :) … Continue reading

March 9, 2011 · 1 Comment

Room`s Makeover

We have a legend in Estonia that Tallinn can never be ready.. otherwise Ülemiste Vanake  (a little man who lives in Ülemiste Lake) will drown the town.  So this is … Continue reading

March 1, 2011 · 5 Comments

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

TV in the Bedroom!

Lots of people have TVs in their bedrooms now – children just as much as grown ups, including some of Annabel’s friends (and they are only 5). So we thought … Continue reading

February 15, 2011 · 8 Comments

At our Grandparents’ House

It is very important to value close family relationships. A very good idea is to keep a photo album or a scrapbook of your loved ones… but why not make a … Continue reading

February 11, 2011 · 12 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

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

Shiny Christmas Bells

Another piece of craft from my childhood- Christmas Bells made from yoghurt pots and covered in kitchen foil and decorated with shiny tinsel. Simple and cute :)

December 23, 2010 · 2 Comments

Presents for grandparents

A perfect present from a grandchild to her grandparents is a handmade one, isn`t it. Even better if it is made out of recycled materials, especially for our grandparents who … Continue reading

December 23, 2010 · 3 Comments



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