Kids activities

Sep 012014
 
Dirt kitchen and outdoor play area

A long-term project of ours has been to create an engaging outdoor play area for the kids. There was a few major boxes that had to be ticked: • Could be viewed from the most used areas of the house (kitchen/living/lounge areas). • Plenty of playroom for multiple kids – we like entertaining and pretty [Continue reading...]

Aug 062014
 
Worldly Wednesday - Easy Iced Doughnuts

Today I thought I would share this quick and easy cheats’ way to make great iced doughnuts. I love being able to take something fairly simple and pimp it up a bit to create something fun.  These little beauties are perfect for kids parties as you can custom create the toppings to any theme or [Continue reading...]

Jul 282014
 
Kids wash away play - chalk paint

My kids love ‘painting’ on our outdoor pavers with water (see my post about it here: Outdoor painting fun – just add water), but after seeing a gazillion Pinterest posts on liquid sidewalk chalk, I decided to up the ante. I only had natural food colouring, or my Wilton pastes, which I was concerned would [Continue reading...]

Jul 152014
 
Finlee and Me Product Roadtest - Take 2

A few weeks back Mel posted about some great items we received from Finlee & Me to test-run. Finlee and Me is a seriously awesome store.  I love it as its got fun, educational and interesting toys (not just plastic “stuff”) as well as great things for baby.  The things in this store reminded me of [Continue reading...]

Jul 142014
 
Exploring Sydney with kids - on a budget...

After a long night driving through from Yamba To Sydney (the start of the long drive home back to Hobart), we had a day to spend in Sydney before afternoon hotel check in -hello comfy hotel beds!! It’s the tail end of our holidays, so we were looking for things to entertain the children, without [Continue reading...]