Animal crafts

Cute paper plate jellyfish

Cute paper plate jellyfish

If you’ve followed the blog at all you will know that my son is mad about all things under the sea. He loves learning about the ocean environment and its inhabitants though his books and we read some of national geographic kids ultimate oceanpedia almost every single day. He loves watching documentaries together too and more often than not hes the one teaching me something new! It was actually him who gave me the idea for this cute paper plate jellyfish

Cute pipe cleaner snail magnets

Cute pipe cleaner snail magnets

Today I’m back again with another pipe cleaner craft! We had so much fun making these yesterday and came up with some really fun little ideas. I think though that these pipe cleaner snail magnets are my favourite of the day. They’re just so adorable and once you get the hang of them they’re really easy to make too. We have a whole garden full of them on our fridge right now!

Pipe cleaner bumble bee magnets

Pipe cleaner bumble bee magnets

We have a massive collection of pipe cleaners that we have amassed over the last few months. For some reason though we never really use them much so our collection has just been growing and growing. After the millionth time of putting them back in the drawer after the kids have thrown them everywhere I decided it was time we actually made something with them. I actually came up with the idea for these pipecleaner bumble bee magnets whilst my son was sat twisting a brown and a yellow pipecleaner together. It took both him and me a couple of times to get the hang of it but now were bumble bee making pros!

DIY ocean squid windsocks

DIY ocean squid windsocks

Todays craft has been so much fun, how adorable are these DIY ocean squid windsocks? My son is still crazy about all things under the sea and has been particularly fascinated by one creature for ages. It's easy to see why he finds squids so interesting, there are many...

Handmade clay snake pots

Handmade clay snake pots

*please note that this post (handmade clay snake pots) contains Amazon affiliate links. This means that if you make a purchase from the links provided I may make a small commission. This comes at no extra cost to you and helps with the running costs of the blog. How...

DIY paper elephant craft

DIY paper elephant craft

DIY paper elephant craft After all the lovely weather we've been having lately it was a bit of a shock to wake up to the downpour that we had here this morning. After a busy morning indoors tidying my sons room and sorting his toy boxes we thought we would have a...

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    Hi, i'm Kay! i'm mum to two gorgeous and cheeky little monkeys. In this house we love crafts, messy play and fun educational activities and i started this blog to share some of our favourite ideas so that you can try them with your children too!