Monthly Archives: November 2014

10 Christmas Tree Crafts for Kids to Make!

10 Christmas Tree Crafts for Kids to Make - Our Little House in the Country

10 of my favourite Christmas Tree Crafts for Kids! 1.  Scrap Ribbon Tree Ornament (Fireflies and Mudpies) – a delightful ornament made from scraps of ribbon and twigs! 2.  Pom Pom Painting Christmas Tree Craft fro Toddlers (Fantastic Fun and Learning) – a simple and fun Christmas activity fro very young kiddies! 3.  Marbled Christmas Tree Craft (Buggy and Buddy)

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Letters from Santa (review and GIVEAWAY!)

Letters from Santa Giveaway

A couple of weeks ago I was intrigued to find that “Letters from Santa” had started following me on Pinterest.  As I am slightly obsessed with Christmas I had to investigate further!  I was so excited to find a Pinterest account full of amazing Christmas ideas and resources (I highly recommend that you check Letters from Santa out on Pinterest)

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10 Christmas Wreaths for Kids to Make!

10 Fun Christmas Wreaths for Kids to Make - Our Little House in the Country

Christmas Wreaths are always fun to make at this time of the year.  Here’s a list of 10 fantastic wreaths for children to create! 10 Fun and Fantastic Christmas Wreaths for Kids to Make 1.  Easy Christmas Wreath for Toddlers (Blog Me Mom) 2.  Simple Christmas Wreath Collage (Kids Activities Blog) 3. Tissue Paper Wreath (Happiness is Homemade) 4.  Handprint Christmas

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10 Gorgeous but Easy to Make Advent Calendars

10 Stunning and Simple Advent Calendars to Make - Our Little House in the Country

These 10 gorgeous Advent calendars are easy to make and a lovely festive craft to share with your family. There’s not much crafting and activities going on here at Our Little House in the Country this week as we are having some renovations done.  So while I’m waiting for the dust and debris to clear before making our Advent calendar,

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The Further Adventures of The Owl and The Pussy-Cat – a great gift for kids this Christmas(Book Review)

Book Review of the Further Adventures of The Owl and The Pussy Cat by Julia Donaldson - Our Little House in the Country 1

Review of “The Owl and The Pussy-Cat” and “The Further Adventures of The Owl and The Pussy-Cat” – a great gift for children this Christmas! We were recently lucky enough to receive copies of the Owl and The Pussycat by Edward Lear and The Further Adventures of The Owl and The Pussy Cat by Julia Donaldson, both illustrated by Charlotte

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10 Snowman Playdough/Snowdough Activities (including our snowdough recipe)

10 Snowman Playdough Snowdough Activities - Including Our Snowdough Recipe - Our Little House in the Country

Do you want to build a snowman?  10 super fun playdough (snowdough) snowman activities to enjoy this winter! We had a lot of fun making snowmen with our playdough yesterday!  We got our inspiration for this activity from Nicola, the fantastic blogger at Multicraftingmummy!  Here’s a quick peek at what we did plus 10 more fab activities for you try

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Gingerbread People –A Must Do Christmas Activity!

Gingerbread People Cookie Decorating - A Must Do Christmas Activity - Our Little House in the Country

Gingerbread Men cookie decorating kit – perfect activity for a stormy/wintery afternoon! If you’re a regular visitor to Our Little House in the Country then you’ll already know that I love to make things but I’m not a huge fan of baking.  I love to cook but baking has never been my thing except for the occasional birthday or Christmas

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