How to Make a Cardboard Box Jet Pack

I know there are a whole bunch of Mums out there, looking for fun, craft based ideas to do with their kids. I also know there are a loads and loads of tutorials and Pinterest thingies, and other whosiwhatsits out there so you’re probably not looking for more “How to…

Craftily Creative

It all began relatively well. Hubby was heading off to work at just the right time and was able to do the school drop off along the way. Nice. Chippie remained home with me, as he wasn’t required at his educational facility till later in the morning, but had otherwise…

Family Fun Day Fun

I am a firm believer in switching off, tuning out and taking a break. I have had moments where I took every opportunity to work, and found I was working seven, fourteen, twenty one … days straight. Even if it was half an hour here, and ten minutes there, I…

How To Build Lego

This afternoon, I had the distinct privilege of spending quality time with Eldest Son, Monkey Boy. Said quality time consisted of building a Lego Star Wars Big Fucker of the Thing with One Bazillion Pieces. It was a Galacticon Battlezoid or a Republic Attack Shuttle or something. I think I…

Activities to fill the day

Tuesday is the day that throws me. I’m just getting back into the headspace of working, and attacking the To Do List with gusto and excessive amounts of coffee after a two days of “but I want to show you something on Mario Kart” and the Grumpy One making comments…