Under the tree with Joel

I'm no photographer. My camera settings are still stuck on auto, but I love to capture special Christmas pictures of my kids. I took these dreamy ones a few weeks ago. Here's how I put together this little photoshoot for my youngest. I started off by giving the kids playroom a festive makeover. We had… Continue reading Under the tree with Joel

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Hey Boo, Let’s Play

It's almost Halloween and time for some goulish fun! I've got a free printable that will give the kids (and you ) hours of boo-tactic fun. I've created a fun ghostly card game to print and create. There are loads of different ways to play that make this Halloween game both fun and educational. Here's… Continue reading Hey Boo, Let’s Play

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Free Halloween Dollhouse Printable

Hey witches, it's almost Halloween and that means something boo-tiful is coming your way! I've created a free printable dollhouse for the little monster in your life, complete with little puppets for some fab-boo-lous Halloween fun. This adorable paper playhouse conveniently folds into a little book, making it the perfect take-along-toy for car rides, resturant dinners and playdates this Halloween.

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A Halloween Boo Camp

When the little monster in your life is acting ghoulish, maybe it's time to send them off to Boo Camp! If you're looking for a little Halloween inspiration, and something ghoulishly fun to do with the kids? Why not try a Boo Camp! Here's how I put together this monstrously easy camp for Xav last… Continue reading A Halloween Boo Camp

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A Quick & Easy Gender Reveal

This post is only about a year late,  but I thought it deserved a place on the blog. We originally decided not to have a gender reveal,  but Xav was so excited about the baby.  She was also very adamant that she wanted a sister and that a brother was not an option. I think… Continue reading A Quick & Easy Gender Reveal

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Joel’s Nursery

A little DIY goes a long way, especially when creating a modern space for the newest member of our family.Hubby and I turned our guest room into a nursery for our son Joel, and the whole project was filled with so many DIY's, upcycles and crafty projects.

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Diy Tooth Fairy Starter Kit

My daughter lost her first tooth recently and this mama was not prepared. I mean she's only 5! I thought I only had to start thinking about this when she turns 6! I was caught so off guard, I nearly rushed her to the dentist thinking she chipped her tooth! Nope, my baby is a… Continue reading Diy Tooth Fairy Starter Kit

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The Swing Makeover

Growing up, primary colours and play sets went together like PB & J. These days we've learnt that kids play things don't have to be an ugly eyesore in our garden. They can be bright, they can be monochrome, they can be anything we like. It is possible that a kids playset be both fun and beautiful. Here's how I gave an old swing set a modern makeover that my kids...and I, love.

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She’s Young, Wild & 5

My sassy little wild child turned 5 while we were away at Sun City for a family vacation. I couldn't throw her the party I wanted, but I tried my best to make her birthday special. She had a blast and everything was so pretty. So read on for an easy to throw together birthday… Continue reading She’s Young, Wild & 5


Kids Valentine’s Bookshelf Makeover

I gave my kid's bookshelf a little love makeover for Feb. I've recently become obsessed with all the cute Valentine's Day Bookshelves popping up all over my social media feeds. I just had to attempt a little love makeover for my kids bookshelf. This bookshelf is a bit of a feature in our playroom passage.… Continue reading Kids Valentine’s Bookshelf Makeover