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  • Modeling clay Christmas tree ornaments lacing activity for kids

    Modeling clay tree ornaments [lacing activity]

    Home made Christmas decoration is special, especially made with small hands  – somehow they shine a little more. The moment you look at them you can see the kids making them, even if it was years back. Today I’ll tell you how we made very pretty modeling clay tree ornaments. We first made them 5 years ago, …

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  • How to make a DIY birthday calendar with kids

    How to make a birthday calendar with kids

    This is such a nice project (and apparently a ‘very Dutch‘ thing), making a birthday calendar with kids, especially as you will keep the ‘final product’, the birthday calendar. In fact, it will actually be useful: you’ll never forget a birthday!     Think about each month For each month, sit down with your child and …

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  • Easy tutorial for making cold packs

    Easy sewing project: DIY cold pack

    Rice filled cold packs: an easy sewing project, pretty result and very very useful! Use them at home or give them to other parents. These cold packs go a long way! Every parent needs to comfort bumps and bruises every now and then. Small knees, elbows, foreheads and wrists, well they get hurt. Usually you …

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  • Granola recipe with oats and seeds

    Home made granola recipe

    A recipe for a deliciously nutty granola mix – I make this every fortnight. I eat it with yoghurt and the kids eat it from their lunch boxes. Delicious! It contains heaps of oats, nuts and seeds and has a hint of sweetness due to the presence of a little butter, honey and vanilla. Nothing …

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  • Teacher gift idea from kids

    Perfect teacher gift idea: a pretty glass jar filled with home made granola. Add a child-made gift tag and you have the perfect ‘thank you’ gift! // The perfect teacher gift idea The end of the school year is in sight! It’s just incredible how quickly the years are passing. A cliché, I know, but …

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  • Lego activities and games for kids: LEGO DUPLO croquet

    LEGO croquet or LEGO golf: great LEGO activities for kids

    A fresh idea for playing indoors LEGO activities: play lego CROQUET or Lego golf! So simple and so much fun! Build arches and bridges, make a parcours and roll a ball through the openings. Let the kids figure out the pitfalls.. Easy, educational and fun! And mom can enjoy a cup of tea.. Remember croquet? We used …

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  • Lego stamped cookies: baking with kids

    Lego stamped cookies

    Lego stamped cookies! Cookie dough (always good) plus LEGO (a household favourite) equals culinary fun! With Lego-obsessed kids it’s pretty easy to make up activities: fun guaranteed! As we love baking as well, I thought: “Why not combining these activities?” So.. when I entered the kitchen with a ball of cookie dough and a tray of …

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