Video advent calendar 2015

Simple Character Bookmarks

Here are the step by step instructions to accompany my video ‘Simple Character Bookmarks’ for the Kid’s Make and Bake Club. Scroll down to the bottom for the video! 🙂 What you will need for your bookmarks. Scissors Pencil Coloured pencils Cereal box or similar White paper Thin white card Glue…

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Video Advent Day 25! MERRY CHRISTMAS!!

Oh my, it’s the very last day!! I can’t believe it. Thank you so so much to everyone that has been watching, it’s meant the world to me hearing from you all. I hope you all have truly fabulously sparkly Christmases and I look forward to seeing more of you…

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Christmas Eve Story Video!

Well it’s here my little elves! Christmas Eve and the story video!! Klara and Fred are needed to help out the elves with a very important job. I so hope your littlies enjoy this one, and it buys you a little peace to get your last minute jobs done…..or just…

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Video Advent Day 23!

We’re so nearly there! Our last craft today, ice lolly stick snowflake and Christmas tree decorations. Plus my favourite jumper of the whole series! 😀

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Video Advent Day 22

Hello hello! Day 22 of my video advent. Squee!! I just can’t believe it! Day are flying and we are so nearly there!!! You can find the paper plate penguin craft here.

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Video advent day 21!

Day 21 and I’ve found a way to use up the wrapping paper tubes!

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Video Advent Day 20!

It’s day 20, we’re into the 20s! Today is paper snowflakes. If you’re wondering about the hairband, I borrowed my daughters’, do I look like a Christmas present?? (I’m going to pretend that is the reason I’m wearing it and not that I’m insanely envious of her clothes still!)

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Video Advent Day 19!

Hello hello! Day 19 and today is paper plate angels! Here are some pics that should hopefully help, full tutorial in the video below. Get in touch if you need any extra advice, I found it a little fiddly in places! 😀

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Video Advent Day 18

It’s day 18! One week til Christmas Eve! Squee! Fingerprint snowmen today. So easy and look so cool…..geddit?! (mum joke!) 😀 Get in touch if you have anything to tell me! Twitter and Facebook  

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Video Advent Day 17

Today I’m feeling a little thoughtful after a very busy week of rushing about and poorly babies. Do you ever feel that you loose the magic at Christmas time in all the rush and mayhem? This post is the lovely one I reference today. It really made me stop and think.…

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Advent Video Day 16!

So it’s day 16. I’ve made some super simple angel chains. It really is so easy;  

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Advent Video Day 15

Well I can’t believe how quickly it’s going! Back on form tonight…..I think!! No videographer this eve so excuse me ducking in and out of shot, I have a poorly boy so no time to edit! If your children have anything to tell me, or you would like a hello,…

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Advent Day 14!

It’s day 14! I’m not totally with it as we were in a rush to beat the dying camera battery, (ok ok and there was some mulled wine involved earlier too!), but hopefully the kids don’t notice too much! 😀 There are some requests for pictures and tree toppers so…

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Advent Video Day 13!

I’m a little pale and off form today, a migraine laid me out for most of the afternoon but hopefully it doesn’t show too much. Thanks to the asprin! I learnt something new today which I’ll share with you, let me know if you knew it or not!

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Day number 12 of my video advent calendar!

It’s day number 12! I’ve run out of fingers! 😀

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Video Advent Day 11

Oh my goodness, how is it day 11 already!? No jumper today but I am talking about Rudolph biscuits. 😀  

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Advent Video Day 10

Day 10, what’s behind the door today? I’m getting so much positive feedback about these, thank you so much, and for sending me all the lovely pictures and photos from your children. Keep them coming in, they really do make my day! I am very easy to find, facebook or twitter are my main…

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Video Advent Day 9

So it is day 9 already! I’m pretty happy because I found a new Christmas jumper in town today…reduced already. I’m going to need an entire wardrobe for them if I don’t stop soon! 😀

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Video Advent Day 8!

Another day passes, how is that possible?!  In today’s video I’m making some super simple paper chains, there is a new jumper and lots of hellos. I’ve also had pictures of Christmas trees, a lovely drawing and even a video! So huge thank yous, I’m really enjoying these and knowing…

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Advent Video Day 7

Wow, day 7 already!! The days are flying. I have exciting news in this one, we bumped into someone pretty special…..any guesses who it might have been???? I’m also talking about my Christmas tree. Photos below if they ask to see! As always, a hello, let me know if I…

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Advent Video Day 6!

It’s day 6! I’m still battling through the lurgy but I think I’m winning! Woo! If any of your children would like to show me their pictures or have a special mention, you can contact me on facebook or twitter and I will do my best to say hello to everyone. 😀 I’m having…

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Video Advent Day 5

I’m really sorry but I’m full of a cold and feeling just a tad less sparkly then usual! Hopefully you can’t tell. :)The 5.24am wake up this morning didn’t help. ( The .24 bit is so important because I couldn’t see  the hour on the alarm clock and stupidly assumed…

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Advent Calendar Day 4!

Day 4 of my advent videos, I have a hideous cold but I am in a Christmas jumper and have started my hellos!

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Advent Calendar Day 3

I’m getting some great feedback from you that your littlies are loving these videos. I’m so happy! I’ve also been asked if I can do mentions and I think it’s a lovely idea so if you contact me on facebook or twitter or comment on the blog, I will try and say a special…

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Advent Calendar Day 2

It’s day 2 of our Christmas countdown! Hope your littlies are enjoying. 😀

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Advent Calendar Day 1

Yippee! It’s day one of advent and my very first video! I’m super duper excited, just in case you can’t tell. 😀  

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Did you see me?!

I was so excited when I spotted a plea for guest posts from the lovely Annie over at Mrs Crafty B. It meant an opportunity to get my Christmas craft on early & totally legitimately!! I originally had the idea for a 5 crafts for 5 minutes sort of thing.…

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My brand new, super exciting story venture!

I won’t say much, as it’s very late, but I was too excited not to share straight away! I’ve been working on a little story book idea for small people, with accompanying videos. Designed to keep little ones engaged for 5 minutes while you can send an email, phone someone…

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The amazing crochet diet!

So I may have hit on some kind of genius idea! A diet that doesn’t actually involve dieting. It has to work, right? Right?! Need to make some room in my clothes for Christmas. 😀

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