The October holidays are in full swing here in Edinburgh, so I have two kids to entertain all week, and so far we have thrown ourselves in to crafting and baking. We made some really cute vampire bats out of
We love Hallowe'en at our house, and usually have some kind of Hallowe'en party or gathering. A few years ago, we went all out and had a costume competition and a pumpkin carving contest, and I created some prize rosettes
Apparently, the second best thing to going camping is role playing that you are going camping. At least according to my boys. So a while ago, I made them a little felt campfire to make their pretend camping feel a
I love decorating our house for the different seasons, and it's even more fun when you make the decorations yourself. So today I've got a cute Autumn craft for you - learn how to make a paper hedgehog decoration in
If you've been following along on the blog this week, you'll know I'm blogging about our wedding in honour of our 10th wedding anniversary. So far, I've shared our garden themed decorations and our crowdsourced buffet. Today, I’m going to
Today I have a fairly easy DIY to share with you, which would make a cute little 'back to school' or starting school gift.
These so-called 'Rechenketten' are very popular in Germany, but I've never seen them in the UK before.
We're half way through our summer holidays already here in Edinburgh and starting to think about the new term head. As mentioned before, my youngest will be starting Primary 1, something that is celebrated big style in German tradition. Three
With Easter only a week away, let's talk some more about decorating eggs. In Germany, decorating hard boiled Easter eggs is pretty much a national obsession. You wouldn't believe the amount of different kinds of egg dying and egg decorating
Today I have a really cute and easy Easter craft for you. We are having some friends over on Easter Sunday, so I wanted to make some little treats for everyone. These could also double up as table decorations, or
It's less than a month to go until Easter, time to get decorating! In the last years we've often been away over Easter, so haven't gone to that much effort, but after our big trip in February we're having Easter