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Let’s Get Out the Slime – Sponsored Video/Post

Let’s Get Out the Slime – Sponsored Video/Post

| September 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
Let’s Get Out the Slime – Sponsored Video/Post When I suggested to my three boys that we try and make some slime that we could try and bash and punch,…

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Home-school Crafts – Paper Rabbit

Home-school Crafts – Paper Rabbit

| July 13, 2015 | 1 Comment
Home-school Crafts – Paper Rabbit This is another one of Ollie’s books that he is learning to read at the moment and so we decided to make the rabbit in…

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Homeschool Crafts – Paper Bird

Homeschool Crafts – Paper Bird

| July 6, 2015 | 0 Comments
Homeschool Crafts – Paper Bird Ollie has just started learning to read and this week’s book was all about how to make a paper bird so I thought we would…

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Homeschool Crafts – Papier-Mâché Bat

Homeschool Crafts – Papier-Mâché Bat

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments
Homeschool Crafts – Papier-Mâché Bat This week we decided to give papiermâché a go.  Ollie decided he wanted to make some vampire bats.  I haven’t tried this since…

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5 Fire Safety Tips for the Home

5 Fire Safety Tips for the Home

| May 27, 2015 | 0 Comments
Too often on the news I hear stories of people losing their homes from fire, kiddies being rescued from burning buildings by every day heroes… there are always the snippets…

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Colouring In for Adults

Colouring In for Adults

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments
Yes it’s a thing! If you are anything like me you will sit down with your kids to do some colouring in from time to time, but did you know…

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How to Make a Terrarium with Echo Bella

How to Make a Terrarium with Echo Bella

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments
This is a sponsored post for Echo Bella. I have been on the lookout for a small hanging planter, for a hook in the ceiling positioned over the kitchen counter,…

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DIY: 3 Steps to an Awesome Rustic Dining Table

DIY: 3 Steps to an Awesome Rustic Dining Table

| July 23, 2014 | 6 Comments
The kids went back to school and kindy yesterday and I should have been working but instead I made a table! Isn’t it amazing the things we will do to…

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Op Shopping in Rotorua

Op Shopping in Rotorua

| May 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
by Miranda Likeman I adore op shops and secondhand stores; the lure of finding unique, kitsch and memory filled items at bargain prices really floats my boat. I am pretty…

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11 Tips for a Small Kitchen

11 Tips for a Small Kitchen

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
Miranda has moved into an old house with a tiny kitchen. Over the past few months she has found a few ways to make a small kitchen workable. 1. Pre-chop…

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