Jewellery Crafts: Foam Shape Necklaces

foam triangle necklaces

After making our stick flowers the other day we had lots of small bits of foam lying around so I cut them into triangles until we decided what to do with them. As you can never go wrong with jewellery crafts (not in this house anyway!) we turned them into necklaces. I used my Glue Gun to stick… 

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Outdoor Crafts: Stick Flowers

stick flowers 2

I have another outdoor craft for you today, one that uses sticks. Following on from the stick flags and stick doll’s bed I made recently, it’s safe to say I am little bit obsessed with stick crafts! This time we made flowers out of them. I collected up some sticks out of our garden then… 

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Ice-Lolly Stick Play Mat


Over the last year we have had a huge toy clearout in our house. We’ve given bags and bags to the charity shop, Cherry loved getting involved and choosing to give away things that she didn’t want any longer.  I personally just don’t see the point in kids having too many toys, we had so many… 

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Jewellery Crafts: Foam Lockets

DIY foam lockets

We love jewellery crafts in our house, Cherry is really girly and loves wearing necklaces. We started making some lockets the other day out of card but then decided to use foam instead, you could use either though and the benefit of card is that they can be decorated. We started by cutting two shapes out… 

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Cardboard Crafts: Shoebox Laptop

cardboard box laptop

If you’re new here then you might not know about my other blog: Along Came Cherry. It’s where I started blogging over three years ago and where I still share all my stories of parenting. I started doing craft posts over there about a year ago, about six months before I started this blog, and was… 

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Rock Crafts: Flower Window Decorations

rock flowers 5

Last summer we collected a whole bag of rocks during our visit to the beach. This week (nearly a year later!) we finally got around to making something with them. I’ve seen some great rock crafts on Pinterest but I wanted to do something a bit different so decided to use them as the base for… 

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Outdoor Crafts: Doll’s Bed Made From Sticks

doll bed from sticks

Following on from my Stick Flags the other day I’ve got another stick craft for you, no doubt it won’t be the last either! We have so many lying around in our garden and I’m determined to make things with them, my OH on the other hand got back from work and thought I had… 

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