crochet, kids

Teaching crochet… the kids

I love teaching people to crochet.  The absolute joy when someone finally “gets it”, and then gets as addicted as I am just can’t be matched.   I have huge news, I taught the pink one to crochet this week!  She’s still only 6, and a big challenge is that she’s left handed, and me… Read More Teaching crochet… the kids

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Superhero Day

I’m a bit late posting this, the actual day was back in November but hey……. For Children in Need this year our school had the theme of Superheros.  Mission for Mummy to make 2 costumes for 2 little people. Every superhero needs a cape, and this was accomplished with the help of Pinterest of course!… Read More Superhero Day

Craft, kids, sewing


The pink one is obsessed with unicorns.  Everything has to about unicorns.  T-shirts, toys you name it!  She even asked Father Christmas for “A real alive unicorn” which she didn’t receive, however she did have a lovely letter from the man himself explaining that unicorns are so special they need to stay with him, and… Read More Unicorns

crochet, kids

A poem and a picture

My little boy is very clever, well I would say that, I’m his Mummy!  He loves Maths and Science, and his reading is brilliant, but trying to get him to write anything and thats a whole other story! He hates literacy, really can’t see why he’s writing things, and handwriting, well, well why write anything… Read More A poem and a picture