Category Archives for Butterflies

The Spring Collection

It’s been a bit chilly lately. The boys have all learnt the sheer comfort that can only come from snuggling up to a warm, furry soft, hot water bottle and I’ve been thinking of how we can plan ahead during … Continue reading

15. February 2012 by Roze
Categories: Butterflies, card making, Coloured pencils, craft for kids, cutting out paper, Drawing, Homemade cards, Simple Pleasures, Thank you cards | Leave a comment

Making without goal or purpose in mind

It was too wet to go to the park after school today so we arrived home early. With half an hour to fill, we set up a printing session, with no goal or purpose in mind, just to be and … Continue reading

08. November 2011 by Roze
Categories: Butterflies, craft for kids, printing, Simple Pleasures, Stamping, Wellbeing | 2 comments

Making paper

Having caught George on numerous occasions trying to make his own paper in his room and using lots of my liquid soap and face cream in the process, I thought it might be a good idea for us both to … Continue reading

16. October 2011 by Roze
Categories: Butterflies, craft for kids, Fun, paper making, school holiday projects | Leave a comment

End Of Year Thank You Cards

We had a wonderful party at the weekend thanks to our guests, who were such good company. Whilst we wait for the photos to come through we’ve been keeping ourselves busy with end of year thank you cards for teachers. … Continue reading

05. July 2011 by Roze
Categories: Butterflies, card making, craft for kids, cutting out paper, Homemade cards, practical solutions for parenting, school holiday projects, Thank you cards | Tags: | 2 comments

Butterflies

I’m not normally one for drawing in books, let alone ripping out their pages and it does make me feel a little uneasy. However, I bought a bric-a-brac book for this very purpose and it’s taken me several years to … Continue reading

26. April 2011 by Roze
Categories: Butterflies, Coloured pencils, Homemade cards, Thank you cards, Water colour paint | Tags: , , | 2 comments