Perhaps a hobby that you associate with your grandparents, knitting has, in fact, had a bit of a makeover and become a favourite pastime, particularly with millennials. This has led to a bit of a knitting trend, as more people have started to embrace the craft. But why is this?

If you’re considering a new hobby that will help you to zone out while allowing you to put you’re your feet up, then knitting could be for you. Read on to find out about some of the biggest benefits of knitting and you could soon be joining the growing numbers! … View Post

How to Create a Christmas Penguin from your …

How to Create a Christmas Penguin from your LEGO Advent Calendar

LEGO Advent Calendars are part of our Christmas traditions, and whilst the 24 LEGO items are used and loved throughout the year.  It is difficult to know what to do with the tray that comes inside of the advent calendar – currently, ours are separately LEGO into colours and parts. Children can now enjoy their advent calendars well beyond December 25th thanks to the LEGO Group, which has released its 2017 series featuring sustainable paper pulp trays inside the box.… View Post

Get ready for the festive season with Snazaroo

Get ready for the festive season with Snazaroo

The festive season is fast approaching.  A time for parties, nativities and dressing up.  So why not get ready for the festive season with Snazaroo.  The easy to use face paints will transform your children (and yourself) into festive wonders.  Take a look at the fantastic selection of Snazaroo packs that are available…… View Post

Great British Sewing Bee Sewing Studio

Great British Sewing Bee Sewing Studio

As a child, I can always remember my mum having her Singer sewing machine out to fix our clothes or make something new for us.  With her amazing skills, she made the first holy communion dress that my sister and I wore.  As well many Christmas and fancy dress costumes over the years.  My teachers at my primary school would often ask her to complete projects for plays, activities and such like.… View Post

Time to get doodling with BIC® Kids

Time to get doodling with BIC® Kids

From an early age, I can always remember sitting at the kitchen table with a handful of paper or a colouring book.  Scribbling away with the various colours to make masterpieces that my mum would hang on the fridge door with one of the many magnets on there.  My love of colouring has never really gone away, and with the arrival of my children, it is one of those activities that I am always keen to get involved in.… View Post