Sparkle our Elf on the Shelf has arrived…..

Elf on the shelf |


This year we have welcomed Sparkle our Elf on the Shelf doll. Isabell picked out the name, after Twighlight Sparkle (My Little Pony) of which she believes in her heart of hearts that Santa is bringing her for Christmas if she is a good girl.

For those not aware of Elf on the Shelf, it is a great activity you can do with your kids every year at Christmas time and basically involves a little doll (you can buy a boy or girl doll) and you hide it around the house everyday and pose it doing something funny, and then the kids have to find it. You can read more about it here.
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Halloween Crafts for Kids

Easy Halloween Crafts for Kids, Paper Plate Craft, GhostsGrowing up in Australia, we never celebrated Halloween (my Birthday is 30th October so I was more focused on my birthday party!), however over recent years we as a country are slowly starting to embrace it. We have noticed each year there appears to be more and more kids dressing up and knocking on our door with baskets out shouting “Trick or Treat”! Wether you like it or not it appears to be here to stay and as such why not try a few quick and easy Halloween craft projects get you in the spirit of the day.

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