ART AND CRAFT

BOOKBINDING

I love notebooks! I have always kept a collection of favourites. I love looking at notebooks, buying note books, but I rarely use my favourites. I love them so much that I have learned how to make them… So now I teach Book Binding (and other craft and art skills).┬áNothing Read more…

By Marie-Jeanne, ago
CHILDREN

PLAY DOUGH RECIPE

INGREDIENTS: 1 cup of flour 1/4 cup of salt 1 tablespoon of cream of tartar 1/2 cup of warm water Optional but nice: Food colouring Essential oil Glitter This play dough is best kept in the fridge in an airtight container. It keeps for over two weeks. HAVE FUN!

By Marie-Jeanne, ago
ART AND CRAFT

PAINTED PEBBLES

These are fun to make with children. They can be used as paperweights, to decorate flower pots or window sills or just as they are in amongst decorations in shelves. YOU WILL NEED: Pebbles Paint (acrylic paints are good as they are waterproof) Paint brushes Water in a glass to Read more…

By Marie-Jeanne, ago
Children meals

TURKEY BURGERS

INGREDIENTS: Turkey meat, mince Parsley, chopped Salt and pepper An egg Bread crumbs 1/2 onion, chopped Mix and form into burgers with wet hands. Lay on a greaseproof sheet. Cook for 20 minutes in a 200 degrees oven.

By Marie-Jeanne, ago
Breakfast

PORRIDGE WITH GRAPEFRUIT

Here is a very healthy breakfast option. Grapefruit is a wonderful, it can help lower bad cholesterol, is full of antioxidants, ┬ávitamin C and other goodness. Porridge will give you that slow release energy that will keep you away from bad snacking habits mid morning. INGREDIENTS: 3 tablespoons of porridge Read more…

By Marie-Jeanne, ago
CHILDREN

COLOUR MATCHING GAME

For this game I recycled a cardboard fruit container with 6 spaces. We used wax crayons to colour the inside of each space with blue, red, yellow, pink, white and green. We collected 6 small objects, each with a colour corresponding to the ones in the box. The game is Read more…

By Marie-Jeanne, ago