Cygnet Art School – Online Art Classes

This year has seen a significant rise in online classes. With Covid still on the prowl, online classes for children, teens and even adults have become extremely popular. Online Art Classes are perfect for anyone of any age looking to do something creative. Practising creativity is proven to boost mental health and be a form…

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Pupcakes for Cody’s Birthday

July is Cody’s birthday month and this year he turns 4! Every year for his birthday, he gets pupcakes and a new toy. A pupcake is a cupcake made for dogs using dog-safe ingredients. We usually buy Cody’s birthday pupcake from a local baker but I thought this year I would have a stab at…

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Toilet Roll Crafts For Kids

Were you one of those people who bulk bought TP at Tesco when the Lock Down began? Do you now find yourself with an abundance of toilet roll? Are you just someone looking for easy and cheap crafts to do with your kids? If so, toilet roll crafts are perfect! In this post you will…

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6 Handprint Art Projects for Kids

Since Lock Down, I’ve had to fill my afternoons with activities for my toddler. Going to the park or soft play or seeing friends/family isn’t an option, so I started doing things like: music time, story time, more garden play, messy play and painting! Olivia gets bored of painting quite quickly and she’s still too…

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Fluffy Blueberry Pancakes

Some of you may have seen pictures of these beauties on my social media (by the way, if you aren’t following me, you should!) so I thought I would share the recipe to my Fluffy Blueberry Pancakes. I try to make these at the weekend for the family. If you’re short on time in the…

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10 Ways To Do Self Care at Home

There’s a lot of stress in the world at the moment. I think we could all use some ‘me-time’ to relax and get rid of some tension. With Covid-19 still hanging around, it makes it a little more difficult as most of us are still stuck at home. Have no fear. I have created 10…

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How’s Your Quarantine Life?

COVID-19 has thrown all of us into a new way of life. With that, I want to know what you have done with this ‘new life’? Have you completed Netflix? Did you learn a new language? Did you boastfully show off your basic banana bread on Facebook? Did you play salon and cut/dye your own…

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How To Go Out But Stay In

Lock Down has cancelled a lot of our plans for 2020 but does that mean we still can’t do them? Well, sure you can’t go on your all inclusive holiday to Lanzarote but don’t let Lock Down tie you to your sofa! I have thought of 4 ways you can go out without actually going…

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Life of a Beagle Bum Mum

It was brought to my attention recently that this April is National Pet Month. I couldn’t let this pass by without introducing you to my pet, or what I sometimes like to call him, my other toddler in a fur suit, Cody! Cody is a Beagle. Now, anyone who has ever owned a Beagle is…

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