Make a Fathers Day Card

18th of June is Fathers day here in the UK.  I always struggle with ideas for cards for my dad as the usual greetings cards tend to focus on golf, ties or tools none of which feel very appropriate.  So here’s a few ideas for cards to make for your dad. The first two are really simple, provided you’re not too bad at drawing. If … Continue reading Make a Fathers Day Card

Havana, Cuba – what a totally fascinating place

Today was our first full day in Cuba so we did the touristy thing and went on a group tour that included Revolution Square, a rum and cigar factory, old Havana and Ernest Hemingway home on the island. A great tour guide explained the various districts we passed through and pointed out all the major areas and their history – a great start to the … Continue reading Havana, Cuba – what a totally fascinating place

Why Not Buy a Cheester Egg

With Easter approaching the chocolate manufacturers are looking forward to a bumper year but if you want to buy a gift for those who don’t have a sweet tooth cheese may be the perfect solution. How about buying a Cheester Egg A solid cheese egg created by Wildes Cheeses, an independent, award winning,  artisan company.  You can purchase these at     Continue reading Why Not Buy a Cheester Egg

Create an Easter Bunny

Easter is a great time to get crafty and with school holidays and children at home you often need a few little projects to keep them busy.  Making some little Easter decorations is a great craft project to do with children and in true Blue Peter style, why not create some Easter bunnies using empty toilet roll tubes and coloured paper. You Will Need Empty toilet … Continue reading Create an Easter Bunny