I'll admit that this week's DIY Dad challenge took some extra thinking. It began with this surprise item:
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I've got the crafty bug!
The wonderful arty peeps at CleverPatch
sent me a box full of craft goodies to try out and review. In case you haven't heard, CleverPatch is a MASSIVE online craft and art store which, very importantly, is 100% AUSTRALIAN OWNED! … Continue Reading ››
(You can read D-Day by clicking here)
From what Phenom-A-Mum tells me, we had a party at our house yesterday. A party for a two-year old. I may have blacked out. All I can remember is:
I was the Party-Food-GOD.
Granted, it … Continue Reading ››
(You can read Day Six by clicking here)
I'm out of time! Tomorrow is D-Day! My personal x-factor-style judging panel (Phenom-A-Mum) will be arriving tomorrow at 2pm promptly. She'll decide whether I get a thumbs up for awesomeness, or a thumbs … Continue Reading ››
(You can read Day Four by clicking here)
Oh wow. Day five is wrapping up and I'm being hit with the realisation that I am officially on my own starting tomorrow! Phenom-A-Mum is off to a work commitment until the very … Continue Reading ››
(You can read Day Two by clicking here)
I think that I may have a male version of the 'Mummy-Brain' condition. It was only a few weeks ago that I wrote a whole post … Continue Reading ››
I've been excitedly inspired for this week's activity by the amazing range of magnetic discovery ideas here on www.racheous.com (click to visit the page)
. Paperclips, bits of pipe cleaner, assorted metal items and some magnets.
But, as always... NOT DAD ENOUGH! I've worked out how to turn … Continue Reading ››
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 ››