Archives for "February, 2010"
This is another paper activity that is a favourite with my daughter – paper lady bugs. For 1 Ladybug:
My siblings and I had our first taste of Oreo cookies when I was a kid. As it was an imported item back then, it was a special treat when Dad brought home a package from the grocery store. I remember him doing this only once. I happened to click on bakerella.com when I was doing [...]
My daughter’s felt larder has increased in the form of donuts, sausages, lettuce leaves, and some disastrous looking cupcakes/muffins. The donuts were really fun to make.
A few months after my little girl was born, I learned to knit – using library books as guides. The reason was I wanted to knit her these adorable little booties by Lucie Sinkler. Alas, by the time I was confident enough to tackle them, her feet had grown considerably. But that didn’t stop me [...]
With all her new cooking gear and felt food, my little “chef” has taken over the living room floor. Can a frying pan box become part of the play process as well as a storage solution? YES!
I’ve finally started the mission of making felt food for my little girl. I had to as we received this wonderful package from my parents that contained these little stainless steel cooking pots and pans and a set of utensils to go with them. (These are from Ikea’s Duktig range for kids 4 Piece cooking set [...]
My little girl wanted to do some craft. I was out of ideas, and the Usborne Books has been returned to the library. Then, she told me she wanted to make a house. A house? I thought about the options: We could build a house with blocks, but technically speaking, that is “play” not crafts. We [...]
I think I went a bit overboard.
This is the bag I have been using for the last 2 and a bit years.