I was a huge fan of Miffy when i was younger so i couldn’t resist including the uber cute Miffy inspired bunny garland from Mini Eco. They even include a template so you can make your own.
It’s mother’s day in Ireland this weekend and in an effort to avoid that awful plastic wrapping you get with most shop bought mothers day cards I’m making my own. Personally I wouldn’t mind not getting a card as long as there was some gesture of appreciation, but I think my mum would be heartbroken […]
I was thrilled with how my son’s birthday cake turned out this year. I’ve been making cakes for my kids birthdays for the past 5 years and I think I’m beginning to get the hang of it now. I adore the How to Cook that videos by Ann Reardon, who is a complete cake and […]
Not up to the effort of making an entire Hallowe’en costume? Well paper masks are a great way low-waste way to create a costume. These cute ones are available to download for free for personal use from Mr Printable
I try to repurpose clothes for the kids Hallowe’en costumes, or swap with other parents or buy second-hand but some years these avenues come up short and this is one of these years. It’s a real struggle to find ideas for spooky low-waste Hallowe’en costumes but I did come across this stylish paper skeleton by […]
Found on Left Brain | Craft Brain I know Hallowe’en was originally a Celtic ‘New Years’ celebration and believed to be a time when departed souls would return to their home and were visible, but for most kids now it’s about two things; costumes and treats! Every year I like to have a Hallowe’en party […]
Love the wall art on the Drury Buildings restaurant on Drury St, D2 I know low-waste is all about minimising your waste and so a low-waste shopping trip sounds like a contradiction but the reality is that we all need to replace stuff from time to time.
I have to admit that I hate kids activities that generate a load of waste, stuff that i have to clean up and deal with when all the excitement has subsided so I’m always on the look out for activities that either generate very little waste or keep the kids entertained long enough to justify […]
Painted Ladybird stones by Crafts by Amanda It’s that stage of the summer when I’m hearing the word ‘bored’ a lot. So after scouring the internet I’ve found a few kid friendly craft ideas to keep us going!
We’ve been searching for the best homemade pizza recipe for years and i think we’ve finally cracked it. Not only does homemade pizza make me feel less guilty about this as a dinner choice it also produces substantially less packaging than ready-made pizza.