Archive for April, 2011

Hobby Horses


My daughter came out with a long cardboard tube and decided it was going to be her horse.  She promptly set about making little paper ears and drawing on eyes, nostrils and hair.  This was enough to kick me into gear.  I’ve been meaning to make hobby horses for the kids for a while now […]

Easter Fun


With Easter this weekend I thought I’d do some craft activities with the kids.  Today we made Easter eggs.  We used real eggs (boiled), drew patterns on them with wax crayons and then dipped them in food colouring.  The kids loved dipping them in taking them out, drawing on them again and dipping again.  Some […]

Time  has sure gone past so quickly this last couple of months and it’s now 7 days into the new catalogue promotion and I haven’t even shared it with you.  So I’m making up for that by doing it now! Click on the catalogue cover and you’ll be taken to the online catalogue to browse […]

I finally decided it was time to use some fabric I’ve had for over a year.  I’ll be making a teepee with this fabric and of course the most logical thing to do with the remaining fabric is make a matching handbag.  That’s what you would do right? I’ve also had this handbag pattern for […]

Have you all seen the new Autumn-Winter Mini Catalogue from Stampin’ Up!?  If you haven’t, go and check it out now! This post is to show you one of the cutest punches ever.  It’s a little cupcake!  And that’s not all, there’s a stamp set that co-ordinates with it! I haven’t had a chance to […]