Tag Archives: He-Man

Misters of the Universe: Mr Men Meets He-Man. Soft Toys for Toddlers – CleverPatch DIY Dad Challenge

What do you get when you mix kids' favourite Mr Men, with 80's kids' favourites Masters of The Universe (that's He-Man, for all you heathens)? Nothing but AWESOME fun for your toddler! This week CleverPatch challenged me with these old-school craft favourites:

Felt Squares & Wadding (click here to check out … Continue Reading ››

Top 10 Dads of 1980’s cartoons

I'm sure that I'm not the only dad out there who is a child of the 80's, and that means that we all grew up gorging on a cavalcade of really weird cartoons. But look past the robots, barbarians and half elephant-half bumblebee freakazoids and you'll find, at the core of so many of these cartoons, a … Continue Reading ››

Funko Pop! inspired 80’s cartoon puppets: He-Man & Thundercats – Toddler Activities for Dads

I just read this great article on craftingconnections.net about the importance of storytelling and kids development (click here to read it). It's time for me to put away the repetition-induced-brain-melting books, and start making up stories that are completely ours. But how do you do it? Just … Continue Reading ››

He-Man: Cardboard Castle Grayskull – Toddler Activities for Dads

This has to be my favourite Dadded-up activity yet! Phenom-a-Mum stumbled upon this brilliantly simple way to entertain a toddler on the Berry Sweet Baby blog. Just an old cardboard box and some crayons. Hold your lazy horses for a second. A box. That's it? That is seriously NOT DAD ENOUGH! Behold my recycled masterpiece that I … Continue Reading ››