Ramadan craft ideas

The fasting  month of Ramadan is here. We are lucky to share some ideas for cool crafts and healthy Ramadan snacking for the young ones by Manal from @Hello Holy Days, a popular blog that helps parents celebrate Ramadan, Eid & Hajj with fun crafts. Paper Bag Mosques How adorable are … Continue reading

Growing plants in tires

Heat of the tropics wears down car tires pretty quickly, but I had never paid much attention to the fate of the old tires. For some reason this time I had a brain wave for recycling the old wheels. I can't believe I didn't think about this earlier: growing plants in the old tires! A can of spray … Continue reading

Green Tomato Café and MyBatik Workshop

If one was looking for a change from hipster cafés and the laptop-tapping young professionals that one doesn't want to bother with the racket that lunching children create, one should perhaps head over to Green Tomato Café, that is hidden behind the busy Jalan Ampang, off Persiaran … Continue reading

Fairy Gardens Birthday Party

I had counted on my forever art-frenzied daughter to jump at an opportunity to have her birthday party at one of the craft centres but to my shock she wanted to do the party at home. Having planned to outsource the whole thing, I had to get back to the drawing board. Enter Pinterest (as … Continue reading

Cardboard princess castle

Ever since my friend made her daughter a fabulous Frozen castle out of cardboard boxes my own daughter has been dropping hints of a castle just like that. Don't you just love friends like that? Grr! I have obviously utterly failed as a castle-building-superhero-mum. However, I am a skilled … Continue reading