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If you’re looking for a super-quirky Christmas decoration project, this one is for you. These candy cane wooden Santa’s are so much fun. You can just rest them…

The kids and I love heading to the beach to go scavenging, and always bring home a bag full of beach treasure. Find out how we turned our floatsome…

I’ve just discovered the joy of making my own DIY bottle necklace. The initial idea to make one was because I was thinking about creating some more craft…

I’ve always loved making robots with kids. As a school teacher I used to love letting my kids go crazy with a bunch of recycled items to create like…

This year, I made it my mission to start creating a set of quality dress up’s for my kids that don’t cost the earth. We have a special…

My daughter loves to challenge me. Last week she had me making her a rainbow shelf and this week it’s a pompom cactus. I’d been looking online for some…

Here’s a couple of the easiest Christmas decorations anyone can make up. They don’t take too long to make and look great hanging on the tree. They also make…

“They are not airplanes!!,” my six year old yelled. Followed by, “They are not pteradactyls.” And a fit of giggles. He knows he’s funny. Isaac is happily wiggling…

This is easy to make, looks fun and would make a great gift. Peppermint oil works well but you could use whatever oil you like the smell of…

This craft is an oldie but a goodie, I used to love making these as a kid and have to admit I rather enjoyed making this guy. Added…

Occasionally figures are published regarding how much it costs to raise children. The costs are often eye-watering! One of the major costs for kids is clothes. But clothing…

One of the things that makes Aotearoa/New Zealand special is the Māori culture and language. Although it is only spoken in New Zealand, the Māori language (Te Reo) is…

Home education, also often known as home schooling, is the term used for the practice in which children receive their primary and/or secondary education in the family home…

The kitchen is a fascinating place for children.  From pulling the pots and pans out and playing with the wooden spoons, right through the years to being able…