Crafty Makes

Ugly Bug Ball Costume

Homemade Child's Butterfly costume for The Ugly Bug Ball We all get those last minute school letters "We have decided It is Dress Up day this Friday" Just when you think you had it all organised all year with the World Book Day costume and BAM then the end of year day turns into a… Continue reading Ugly Bug Ball Costume

Crafty Makes

Egg Carton Turtle

As a mum of two boys I really enjoy craft activities, however, my sons have short attention spans. Quick little crafts that capture their full attention for no more than 20 minutes are best in this house! This is one of those quick easy crafts and the items can usually be found around the house.… Continue reading Egg Carton Turtle

Crafty Makes

Garden Toadstools

Easy little craft for Adults and Children. After seeing all those beautiful Fairy Gardens and Fairy Houses, I asked my eldest if he would like one? He replied "I don't want a Fairy one though!!" So I had a think and decided some Toadstool houses with mini Gnomes would be a great alternative! They are… Continue reading Garden Toadstools

Bargains, Crafty Makes, Family Life, Organising, Reviews

Christmas – Burton Style!

Christmas Burton Style. How we celebrated Christmas this year, the cooking, the kiddies fun, the games, the mistakes and the bargains. Ideas and tips to share and a little look into our few days of family time.