Tag Archives: craft

Story stones: how to make and use

I was tidying the desk in the study this morning when I found a small toy catalogue that had slipped beneath the printer.  I looked at the pictures and thought they would be great for making story stones, a project … Continue reading

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Grab n go bags for toddlers

Someone sent me a link about a clever mama who got a bunch of friends together and they each made multiple copies of a different toddler Montessori-style activity or game, and then shared them with the group. Well, aint nobody … Continue reading

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Radical homemaking

I’ve discovered a phrase (and a concept, a momentum, a lifestyle) that describes perfectly the journey I am on. I recently read the book Radical Homemakers by Shannon Hayes and it hit me like a punch to the stomach.  I … Continue reading

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A hand-made Easter

Last Easter I decided that I would not be purchasing any commercial Easter eggs for my nieces (for all sorts of reasons, including consumerism, commercialisation, concerns around ingredients such as palm oil etc.) and would instead make my own little … Continue reading

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