Review: Daniel’s Painting

Title: Daniel’s Painting By: David Houghton and Miriam Vydrar Price: £5.99 Published by and available from: Onwards and Upwards Good for: children age 3-8 Best bit: I love the simple layout with pictures on one page and the text on a paint blob opposite, plus way the Grandad talks about Daniel’s painting Worst bit: It … Read more

Peg Doll Nativity Set

If you’re looking for a nativity set which can be played with, one good way to get one is to make one together. Peg dolls make simple people to which you can add as much or as little as you choose. I usually opt to leave faces blank or just draw on eyes with a … Read more

Angel Wrapping Paper

Make your own wrapping paper, keep it environmentally friendly and use it to pray for and bless the people who will unwrap it! Use an angel-shaped cookie cutter to print paint over a large sheet of paper. You could also make Christmas cards and gift tags in the same way. Chat about what the angels … Read more