were sent a bundle of craft products, as we are one of the Yellow Moon
bloggers. It came in especially handy
as the boys had a friend each over for dinner, the eldest and his friend were
both quite calm and peaceful but youngest and his friend were a little more
wild and feral. It was a blessing to
have something in the house to distract the younger pair of boys!
The little activity packs are really useful if the weather
turns and you cannot get everyone outside to wear them out. Plus children are always proud of their
creations and it’s a good way to build confidence using different materials and
learning to follow simple instructions (like making an Easter keyring).
table got messy with glitter glue and feathers everywhere, but it was well
worth it to keep everyone occupied for a bit.
The foam buckets at £3.50 were an instant hit, after decorating you can
add some paper (topically called “Easter grass”, a big packet is only £1.75)
and nestle some treats inside. If you
worry they might be having too much chocolate you can make the Easter Keyring
Kits (£3.49) and put a keyring inside instead, add a chick jet ball (£1.99 for
6) and perhaps a Ceramic Egg Coin Box (£5.99 for 4) – all of which will be
quite exciting for kids!
Easter Crystal Glitter Stick-Ons (£2.99) were quite popular with everyone. They enjoyed sticking them on their Easter
cards (we were sent the Chick & Bunny Pop-Out Cards £2.75) and foam buckets
making them look the part ready for an Easter celebration.
can see the full range for Easter on their website. I think there is a good selection at
affordable prices. Seeing as the sun
has gone back into hiding a spot of crafting is one way to pass the time
productively and enjoyably (without wanting to pull your own hair out!).