Diy Toy Parachute Craft 2

This DIY toy parachute is simple enough to make with your children but also so engaging it will create hours of fun. In this tutorial, you will learn how to make your very own homemade parachute toy with only a few simple materials that you are likely to have at home.


Adult Colouring Sheets – Faces Free Printable

These fun free adult colouring sheets are perfect for when you need some downtime. I love that they are full of diversity and will be so perfect for when you need to unwind. I have always insisted that colouring pages are not just for kids and when my boys were young I used to always join in with them whenever they were colouring.


Free Printable Zoo Scavenger Hunt

These free printable Zoo Scavenger Hunt games are perfect for kids of all ages. Simply print and bring with you to the zoo. I am a big fan of scavenger hunts or eye spy for kids when visiting places as it gives them a sense of anticipation and fun.


Free Printable Grocery List with Categories

I designed this Free Printable Grocery List with Categories as since lockdown started my husband has been doing our weekly grocery shop and he hates it! So I wanted to give him a grocery list that was easier to read and that we can add to during the week. Free Printable Grocery List with Categories


Free Summer Reading Log Printable

Print out your own free summer reading log printable to encourage your kids reading this summer! These reading logs, book review and colouring printables are perfect for all ages from beginner readers to teenagers.


Free Summer Reading Bookmarks Printable 2

I love a printable bookmark and these summer reading bookmarks printable are perfect for using over the summer holidays to record what books your children or you have read.


LGBTQ-friendly books for Young Children

LGBTQ books for Kids under seven 2

Your children are never too young to introduce these LGBTQ books for Kids. Representation is so important. It not only invites those who identify as LGBTQ an opportunity to be represented – including those who have LGBTQ parents – but it teaches others about inclusivity and acceptance. So I asked my friend Kate from Lesbemums to help me compile a list of diverse books that are perfect for introducing to your children. So over to Kate……


Savoury Cornbread Muffins with spring onions and Cheese 2

These Savoury Cornbread Muffins are made from scratch using polenta and flavoured with spring onions, mature cheddar, chilli and sweetcorn. The first time we had cornbread was at brunch when we visited Boston years ago and I have loved it ever since, but whenever I make it at home I find it too dense and not crispy enough. Then I had an epiphany when making dumplings for Sunday Dinner that I could make cornbread muffins, like dumplings for my chilli.


Lockdown 2020 Time Capsule Printable

I love this lockdown time capsule printable that my friends at Epson have produced. It is the perfect activity to do with the kids as a record of this unprecedented time in our lives. Yes, I work with Epson, but they have not asked me to share, but I think it is ace and a great way to record some family history.


4 Easy Tips To Achieve a peaceful bedroom

4 Easy Tips To Achieve a peaceful bedroom is a paid collaboration with Yorkshire Linen. Isolation is really hard on all of us. Some days are harder than others and the current state of affairs has made for a lot of confusion. Something that can really help is looking after ourselves.


Thank You Colouring Pages 3

Printable Thank you colouring Pages is a paid collaborative post with Epson as I am an #EpsonAbassador and I have been so thankful of our Epson printers since lockdown. I wanted to share the love and I produced two fantastic Thank you colouring pages and Thank you cards to colour which are perfect for giving to keyworkers.


Szechuan Beef – A Chinese Fakeaway Recipe 10

This is my Sister in laws Szechuan Beef recipe and makes a fabulous Chinese fakeaway, that is simple to prepare and a real family pleaser

Serve with white rice or brown rice and if you like, you can complement it with a side of veg such as broccoli or crisp cool salad to make it a balanced meal for all the family.  


Teach Your Child Ukulele – The Parents Guide

The Parents Guide to Teach Your Child Ukulele is a paid collaborative post with Musician Authority which is a fab website that was set up to help people learn musical instruments. One of the most popular instruments to learn at the moment is the Ukelele, which is why I put together this parents guide to teaching your child ukulele.


Great gifts for Tween Boys, aged 9-12 14

What is it about tweens?   They really do not want to write a gift list.  I am just supposed to know what they want, but I know that I am not alone on this as Master Frugal is the same.  So I have been researching what gifts tween Boys really want and there really is something special about giving and receiving just the right gift.

tween gift guide

Sausage, Cheese and Bean Melt Recipe 1

Who doesn’t love a Greggs Sausage, Cheese and Bean Melt? In my house the teens really enjoy them, so we have a go at making our own and thought we would share with you are simple Sausage, Cheese and Bean Melt Recipe


Microwave Sponge Pudding Recipe

Bring a child of the 70’s I have a real soft spot for microwave sponge pudding. In fact, I remember just how much it transformed mealtimes when my mum got her first Microwave and realised she could make a steamed sponge pudding in 4 minutes rather than the standard 2 hours.


Fab downloadable Free Colouring Sheets 1

I have always been a big fan of colouring pages for adults and kids and with us currently being under lockdown, I know that I need something to help occupy myself as do lots of people. With this set of downloadable free colouring sheets, I have concentrated on teens and adults aad looked for things that are a little out of the ordinary.


Trolls Activity Sheets – Free Printables

These fun free trolls activity sheets and free printables will hopefully give you five minutes peace. The new Trolls World Tour will be arriving on Rakuten TV on 6th April and I have a fabulous set of Trolls activity sheets for fans to download for free.


Bored Jar Ultimate Activity List for All Ages 3

Do you have a Bored Jar? If not now is the perfect time to introduce them into your family. With millions of children being at home and many parents trying to work from home a bored jar is a fabulous resource for busy parents. So we have gathered together all our activity lists and printables for bored Jars.