Forget about the diamonds ladies. It turns out recyclables can be your best friend when you want to create beautiful earrings. Welcome to another Wacky Workshops project – use amazing material to create beautiful earrings. This is what I now like to refer to as my ‘lockdown’ collection as I played around and experimented
Welcome to another Wacky Workshops project – marvellous monsters. Not just fun to create, two of these projects are games that will entertain the kids way beyond finishing the crafts. The other will make a wonderful addition to your Halloween decorations and is a great way to encourage creative thinking.
Welcome to another Wacky Workshop project, creating a fun art space for kids. Let me assure you, these ideas are very budget-friendly. It’s amazing how many general household items can be used to create beautiful art and to store art and craft supplies. By avoiding an expensive run to the art store and instead,
Welcome to another Wacky Workshops project, fun Father’s Day gifts for kids to make. With three sons and a hubby, you’d think I’d be an expert at gift-giving to men. The fact is, I still find it challenging to decide on the right gift to give the male members of my family. These
It’s a bird, it’s a plane, no it’s Superman. He was, after all, an alien. Welcome to another Wacky Workshops project, fun space crafts to celebrate World UFO Day. Have you ever seen an unidentified flying object? Some people celebrate World UFO day on June 24, the date that aviator Kenneth Arnold reported what is considered
Welcome to another Wacky Workshops project – ocean facts and crafts to celebrate World Ocean Day (June 8). Whether you’re looking for treasure, the craziest creatures, the world’s longest mountain range, beautiful waterfalls or just air to breathe, the ocean has it all. The ocean covers around 71 per cent of the Earth’s surface.
It should be right up there with “please’ and ‘thank you’, but for some, the simple act of saying ‘sorry’ is nearly impossible. Learning to say sorry (sincerely) is a sign of emotional intelligence. It can turn despair into acceptance and fury into forgiveness. In fact, there is quite a lot of power and
Do you want to teach your child the value in gift-giving? If so, put away your wallet and encourage them to create something special to give. It’s that’s simple. If you are handing over your money so the child can choose a gift to buy or, worse still, buying gifts on their behalf, you are
Welcome to another Wacky Workshops Project, Easter bonnets to make. It’s so easy to fork out your money and buy all the trappings to make a cute Easter bonnet for your kids, but why deprive them of all the creative enjoyment? These projects are fun, easy to make and don’t have to break the
Ever wondered how it is your child can stay acutely focused on a screen for an indefinite period of time when any other activity, no matter how special, has them distracted at the smallest of things? It’s a question countless parents have asked. Many have concluded that screen time steals focus from all other