Printable, colour-in Easter paper chain!

Click here to download a printable version. Simply print onto white or coloured paper and cut into strips. Then use as they are or colour them in first for an afternoon of Easter loveliness! Secure the ends with glue or tape, and loop through to make a beautiful paper chain.  

Easy and cheap Easter craft ideas!

For us, Easter is just another excuse to get crafting and have some fun. If you are craft crazy too (or the kids are driving you nuts stuck indoors!) here are some cheap and cheerful ideas to get you started… Bunting Cut old fabric into triangles, or chop pieces of coloured card for the kids …

Easy Easter baking that the kids will adore!

Baking is the perfect way to fill a rainy afternoon, and your tummy! 😂 My two love it, so here are a couple of simple recipes with an Easter twist… Cookies With the help of some cookie cutters and some coloured icing, these cookies are pretty simple to create. (Warning: they may look nothing like …

How to have a fun Easter at home

We aren’t religious but, like a lot of families, we do love to celebrate Easter! This year will sadly be a little different, with the absence of family around us. But let’s do our best to make it as fun and as positive as possible for the children. Here are my top tips for celebrating …

How to blow eggs!

Blowing eggs is good fun and you can make some really cute Easter decorations with the kids using the shells. Save the yolks too – omelette for lunch anyone? You will need:  Fresh eggs in an egg box A safety pin A toothpick A straw A bowl Pens / craft materials to decorate Wooden skewers …

10 ways to have a fun (but frugal!) Easter!

We aren’t religious but, like a lot of families, we do love to celebrate Easter! It’s great fun, it keeps the kids busy and it’s the perfect excuse to spend time with family.  Here are my top tips for having a fun but affordable Easter break… 1. Get Crafting The kids love an excuse to …