With the children home for the holidays, it’s time to think about fun activities to keep them entertained. Take a look at these Grinch crafts for Christmas, which can ben used around the home or used as gifts.… View Post

12 Fun Grinch Crafts for Kids

12 Fun Grinch Crafts for Kids

With a visit to the cinema to watch the new animated version of The Grinch on most family bucket lists this Christmas. You may also be looking for crafts to complete with the children to keep the fun going. Take a look these fun Grinch crafts for kids…… View Post

13 No Carve Pumpkin Ideas

13 No Carve Pumpkin Ideas

Who actually enjoys carving out the pumpkin? Whilst the design process can be fun when it comes to the guts of it – it’s usually left to mum or dad to complete.  This year, why not opt for a no carve pumpkin design idea?  Still making that statement or keeping up with the neighbours but without the mess.  Take a look at the thirteen no carve pumpkin design ideas I have collated to get you started…… View Post

How to use the Stabilo Woody 3-in-1 this …

How to use the Stabilo Woody 3-in-1 this Halloween

It’s no secret that children just have this calling to draw. And sometimes, that calling means that they don’t necessarily draw on paper, but on other objects around your house as well…Walls, pictures, the dog…you name it, if it’s got a surface, they want to draw on it or colour it. As a parent, how many times have you found yourself staring in disbelief at the art that your little one has done or an object that you know will never come clean, ever again? … View Post

LoveKnitting for Christmas + #Giveaway

LoveKnitting for Christmas + #Giveaway

As the days get a little colder and the nights start drawing in, we’re starting to think about, dare we say it, Christmas! Of course for us, here at LoveKnitting, that means needles at the ready and time to get planning how many socks to knit, what Christmas jumper to make and all the baby outfits we’ll be gifting.  … View Post

Knitting – the multigenerational hobby

Knitting – the multigenerational hobby

For many, knitting is a time to bond. Time tends to slow down a bit, and the beauty of watching the hands create is mesmerizing and sparks many meaningful conversations. Those who love knitting know that with each and every movement, a memory of what they are creating is being made.… View Post

Boxing clever for family fun…

Boxing clever for family fun…

This letterbox-sized activity box is posted to the homes of subscribers across the country. Every fortnight, a colourful new box arrives, containing fun and engaging activities that can be enjoyed by children… but, crucially, with support from an adult.

The Weekend Box is designed to encourage quality time between parents and their little ones, something many parents say they struggle to fit in…… View Post