Make Some Sweet-filled Gingerbread Houses We are having another frugal Christmas. What am I saying? Every Christmas is frugal! I’m sure you know exactly what I’m talking about…or maybe you don’t? But I’m going to assume you landed on this page because you are looking for cheap and cheerful little “gifts”. And can anything be […]
How to Make Elmo Cookies with Royal Icing My Jaco is crazy about Elmo, so I made these cookies for his Elmo-themed birthday party almost a year ago. I remembered the photos of the party being a lot better than they are. Imagine my sadness when I went to finally write this post only to realize […]
How to make a Cookie Cutter Skull When I went to make some Halloween Cookies the other day I realized that I didn’t have any suitable cookie cutters. I though: “Hey, a tin can is metal, isn’t it? And it’s bendable. I don’t know if it’s safe, but there’s only one way to find out…” […]
My eldest recently turned 4. To celebrate the occasion we had a Superhero Pop Art Party. We only invited 6 other children as our house and garden is rather small and you can never tell what the English weather will do. As it turned out we had a beautiful day, but if it had been […]
There has always got to be a story with me, hasn’t there? And this one begins with a wonderfully wet walk. Christiaan has gone to work today after two weeks of annual leave. That means that I had to do the nursery run with all three boys in tow and it was RAINING! Jaco and […]
These crochet fortune cookies work up in just 15 minutes. They are the perfect addition to any child’s play kitchen.
Rolled Sugar Cookies are so simple to make. And if you dip them in sugar glaze or flood them with royal icing you can create no end of cute cookies!