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Fun Flower Activities for Kids of all ages.

20 Fun Flower Activities to enjoy with your children. Our list is full of ideas for making, painting, exploring and learning with flowers of all shapes and sizes. Taken from our own archives and sourced from our favourite bloggers from around the world. Which one will you try first? 20 Kids Flower Activities Take a journey back to your own childhood and recreate your Miniature Gardens memories with your own kids. Say it with Flowers next time you make a Teacher Appreciation Card. Gather all… Read More

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Imagination 800x600 Normal 0 false false false EN-GB X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0cm; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;} It’s been mid-term over here in Ireland this week and after week filled with trips out, going on playdates, catching up with the cleaning, referring the kids arguments, attempting to do some baking and trying to fit in a rest, it is safe to say that we are all ready to… Read More

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Normal 0 MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 st1:*{behavior:url(#ieooui) } /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0cm; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman";} Welcome back to another Frugal Family Linky.  Frugal Family Linky goes live every Thursday for all of your posts which encourage families to recycle, upcycle, save money and time in a positive and fun way! Thanks to everyone who linked up last week. I really enjoyed reading through your posts. I particularly enjoyed: Family frugal linky featured posts This… Read More

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Normal 0 MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 st1:*{behavior:url(#ieooui) } /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0cm; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman";} Welcome back to another Frugal Family Linky.  Frugal Family Linky goes live every Thursday for all of your posts which encourage families to recycle, upcycle, save money and time in a positive and fun way! Thanks to everyone who linked up last week. I really enjoyed reading through your posts. I particularly enjoyed:  How to make pompom sheep from… Read More

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Normal 0 MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 st1:*{behavior:url(#ieooui) } /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0cm; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman";} This week over here in Ireland we have said goodbye to winter and welcomed the arrival of spring. Spring arrives a whole month earlier to Ireland before the UK and a good month and a half before it hits the US. This is due to Irish Catholic tradition decreeing that St Brigid brings Spring each year on February… Read More

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Normal 0 MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0cm; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman";} I am delighted to be posting for the first time today, as a new co-host on the fantastic Frugal Family Linky. Frugal Family Linky goes live every Thursday for all of your posts which encourage families to recycle, upcycle, save money and time in a positive and fun way! You can keep up-to-date with my frugal crafting ideas on Twitter, Facebook… Read More

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Normal 0 MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0cm; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman";} This year rather than making big bold New Year resolutions, I am setting myself monthly goals. These should hopefully be more realistic and therefore more manageable. In January I pledged to: Create a 2014 Family Scrapbook – I have now had all of my photographs developed and I have created a time line of events, but I still haven’t quite… Read More

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Normal 0 MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0cm; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman";} We’re at the very end of January now, so the kids have been back to school for nearly a full month. Already we are starting to crave the school mid-term break, coming up in two weeks time.  Freddie especially is coming home exhausted from all the learning he is now doing in Junior Infants.  He has just started to read… Read More

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Sometimes you just need a Chocolate Brownie… document.write('‘); Here are some links to our favourite Valentine’s Day Posts on the blog:  We love penguins  An invitation to make…Love Bugs Valentine’s Heart Painting with Waterbeads… Read More

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Bubblewrap Salt Dough Hearts as featured on Red Ted Art Normal 0 MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0cm; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman";} This week I have achieved one of my writing dreams and it has left me feeling more hopeful about my long term future, as a children’s arts and crafts blogger. I was offered the opportunity to provide a guest post for Red Ted Art’s 31 Days of Love Series. Red… Read More

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