Why is it that when a fella tells people that he is making pom-poms, other blokes get uncomfortable and question his manhood? When are people going to publicly admit that everyone, and I mean EVERYONE, loves a good pom-pom? It's been a long time between dad-crafts but here I am, back with a cool Zootopia craft … Continue Reading ››
Summer is here! That means it's time to dust off the old Slip n' Slide and find the dishwashing liquid. But if you want to be an extra cool parent, then these trendy homemade Sponge Water Bombs are all the rage right now (click here to … Continue Reading ››
It's been a long time since I got my dad-craft on and poor Little E has been missing our arty explorations the past months. The juggle of newborn, new work and the chaos of having two kids now has not been kind to getting creative. Luckily those spectacular folk from CleverPatch have come up with … Continue Reading ››
This was a loooooong winter and I fear that I may have gone a teeny bit cabin fever crazy because I began creeping around our house whistling the Mission Impossible theme tune and leaping out at Phenom-A-Mum from behind chairs saying "Sssssssh. Secret Squirrel!". So what better way to celebrate the coming of Spring than by … Continue Reading ››
Tomorrow is Roald Dahl's birthday which has been officially retitled ROALD DAHL DAY!And, like every Aussie child of the 80's, I grew up mesmerized by the magical worlds of his books. People tend to go on about Charlie & the Chocolate Factory or Matilda but the book that was my Dahl favourite was … Continue Reading ››
How did that happen? We've been invading your personal lives for a whole year!
Today marks the first anniversary of the launch of the Big Kid Little Kid blog.It has been one helluva year and one huge learning curve for the Awesome Dad Bloggers; I had never even read a blog come March of … Continue Reading ››
A slight change to your regularly programmed dad-craft; I've been out sick for most of last week, and now doing the interstate family visit over Easter. Which means that I'll not be back at the old dad-work table in time for this week's reveal. So! Here's the crafty surprise item, but check back Friday week to … Continue Reading ››