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Crafterie: Craft a-long Halloween class & Craft at Home Kits

Halloween Craft a-long class Mini is at a stage where she loves making and crafting things at home. When I saw an advert for a new Craft a long class with the Crafterie I knew she would love to go along. Crafterie is run by two local mums, Lyndsey and Eleanor. Over the last few … Continue reading Crafterie: Craft a-long Halloween class & Craft at Home Kits

Baking Emoji Cupcakes: Junior Bakes Subscription Box August Review

Emoji Cupcakes After surviving Mini's first full week of school, we planned to do some baking together. Mini recently went to see the Emoji movie and the cinema and was very excited to receive the Emoji cupcake kit from Bakes Box. Whilst baking I hoped that it would give us an opportunity to talk about … Continue reading Baking Emoji Cupcakes: Junior Bakes Subscription Box August Review

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Junior Bakes Subscription Box Review – July

Jammy Dodgers Do you like the idea of baking with children but aren’t sure where to start or which recipes would be suitable? We have been using Junior Bakes Boxes for a few months and have loved them. Each box contains a little chef’s hat, a bright and clear instruction card and recipe and all … Continue reading Junior Bakes Subscription Box Review – July

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The Big Sleuth, We’re going on a Bear Hunt

On a Sunday morning, fuelled by breakfast at our favourite Boston Tea Party, we set off on our bear hunt. The Big Sleuth launched in Birmingham in July and is a collection of 100 model bears spread throughout the city and surrounding areas. The Big Sleuth trail aims to raise money for Birmingham Children's Hospital … Continue reading The Big Sleuth, We’re going on a Bear Hunt