Christmas craft for Toddlers- Christmas Tree Twigs

These pretty Christmas Twig Trees are a surprisingly easy Christmas craft to make, and are perfect to make with younger children as well. It also involves a little fresh air first as you will need to go and collect some twigs beforehand.                   What you’ll need: Twigs PVA glue Secateurs Lollipop stick Sequins Step One: To start your Christmas craft, use the secateurs to trim the twigs *GROWN UPS ONLY*. The longest piece should be around 9cm long, and you want around 8 pieces, getting smaller in size. Step Two: Next, take the lollipop […]

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The New Meaning of Christmas

I have always been a “Christmas person”. I love decorating the tree, listening to the Christmas songs, wrapping presents, seeing a happy face when I give a loved one a gift they will really love. Above all I like the focus on family and friends. Before I had Lily I loved Christmas, but what I didn’t know was how amazing it is when you are a parent! The thing is I was sitting here thinking about how many presents I have got for Lily so far, there are so many great toys and games out there, and there is a […]

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Christmas Gift Guide 2016: Gifts for under 3s

It’s that time of year again, when I feel suddenly extremely under prepared for the big day that is Christmas. I often find myself turning to the internet and gift guides for inspiration, so here is my Christmas 2016 Gift Guide, to help you find a few presents for your family. My list is specifically aimed at the under 3s: 1. Leapfrog My Pal Violet/Patch I’m a big fan of the whole Leapfrog range, and the My Pal Violet/Patch toy puppy is just brilliant. Violet was bought for Lily for her first Christmas, she was 7 months old. If you’re […]

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