The kids had a whole lot of crayons that were worn right down, and were so short could hardly be held any more.
We took to them with a knife.
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We decided to make a volcano and watch it explode! We use the recipe from this site.
What You Need
6 cups flour
2 cups salt
4 tablespoons cooking oil
plastic soda bottle
dishwashing Read more [...]
Number 31 on my Bucket List is
Buy a blank canvas, get together with a child, and make a masterpiece.
For my birthday Mr S and the kids gave me canvas and paints.
Miss S and I made this masterpiece.
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The first thing is to make your braiding disc.
Use some stiff cardboard, and trace around a glass. You need as many discs as people doing the craft. So in my case, 4.
Cut 8 slots in the disc Read more [...]
Finished this for Master D. Made up of scraps. It's a great pattern, and I see more of these being made in my future!
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Whilst looking up how to make ice cream at home, amongst the many sites with recipe's for ice cream makers (which we don't have) I found a suggestion that required no special equipment. Most are really Read more [...]
What an awesome pattern this one is! It's free, and fun! Hat for sale here. Read more [...]
Finished a hat for Miss S the other day - a hat with owls all the way around it. It's a fantastic hat, and a surprisingly quick knit. It's a free pattern. Read more [...]
This has become one of my favourite patterns. It's available free here. Hat for sale here. Read more [...]
Nice quick, simple pattern this one, but made a lovely babies hat. Free pattern available here. Hat available for purchase here. Read more [...]
My latest socks - Hermione's everyday sock's free pattern using Three Eves Boutique Yarn
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Just finished these gloves, really quick to make, and very comfy on. Used a lovely Alpaca yarn, that I also used for the hat I made the other day, to match. Awesome free pattern. Read more [...]