Pumpkin Salt Dough

I love Pinterest. I can spend hours and hours browsing tasty recipes, fun activity ideas and beautiful images. I saw this Pumpkin salt dough where you shaped out a pumpkin and then added a photo of y...

Dinefwr Park (October Half Term Fun)

Dinefwr Park is an 800 acre estate. It is on the outskirts of the quaint little town of Llandeilo. As you drive up the long sweeping driveway you will see the 17th Century manor, Newton House. The vi...

Halloween Treat Bags

I have been helping to organise a fundraising half term party for a local charity. We have been busy making these brilliant little treat packs. I thought I would share them with all my followers as th...

Blowing Up Ghosts

This is probably my 4 year olds favourite home experiment to date. It is a great activity for young children as it is quite simple, mess free and fun to watch. Equipment 1/2 Cup White Viniger 1 tbsp B...

Nature’s Paint Pallet

This is a wonderful activity which my friend Sarah showed me. Sarah used to be a primary school teacher but now holds wonderful child activity groups. She is very inspirational and fantastic at creati...

Autumnal Salt Dough Printing

To make these beautiful little ornaments you need a great recipe. My 3 ingredient simple salt dough recipe is easy to make and takes only 5 minutes to prepare. I love this activity as it teaches my ch...

Simple Salt Dough Recipe

Salt dough is so incredibly easy to make and all you need is three ingredients. I often add spices to mine, especially around Christmas time. I have just added cinnamon to a dough that I made tonight....

Conker Roll and Paint

This week we went to a beautiful local park where there are these huge old horse chestnut trees. I love these trees in autumn as they produce and release the famous conker. The tree that we went to ha...

Fundraising Rainbow Run for Ty Hafan

On Saturday the 17th September 2016 I entered my first ever run. I am not a runner, never have been. Even in school I would either pretend to be ill to miss the running events or I would walk around t...

How To Make A Rain Gauge

I didn’t quite believe people when they said it rained a lot in Wales. The first year that we lived here we hardly had any rain and there was so much beautiful sunshine but this year has been a di...