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Crafty and Creative Hobbies You Can Do With Kids

**collaborative post** The return of the cold weather means we’re all spending more time indoors, and it can be increasingly difficult to keep kids occupied. If you’re wondering what to do with them at the weekends or over the Christmas holidays, here are some fun, creative ideas.    Baking The Christmas period always inspires the nation to dust off their baking equipment and get into the kitchen, and there are tons of fun, festive bakes you can create from stunning showstopping tiered cakes to cookies, cupcakes, pastries and more. Baking is a fun hobby, and you get to treat friends […]

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Knitting – A New Hobby For Autumn

Post in collaboration with Deramores The evenings are getting darker and there’s a chill in the air. It’s definitely starting to feel autumnal now. I think this time of year is awesome. It’s still relatively warm during the day, but as the evenings draw in it gets a bit cooler. It’s the best of both worlds, nice days out and cosy nights in. I’m loving being able to close the curtains that wee bit earlier, shutting myself in for the night. This time of year is perfect for taking up a new hobby. With the light fading earlier and earlier, […]

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DIY Christmas Eve Box – Make Your Own!

Christmas is just around the corner, and I cannot wait. I love Christmas, and all of the festive traditions. Writing our letters to Santa, leaving a carrot for Rudolph on Christmas eve, watching The Muppets Christmas Carol, there are lots of my childhood traditions that I have carried with me in to adulthood. One tradition which is pretty new to me is the Christmas Eve box. I found out about Christmas Eve boxes last year, and was keen to begin a new family tradition. The idea is that you take a box, and fill it with magical goodies, which you then […]

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