Created Our Own Playhouse

I wanted to get a playhouse for Ayra as she loves watching kids role-playing with their Barbies and dolls on YouTube, but I didn’t want to spend too much money on a solid one that will stand through serious rough playing by toddlers (aka Playmobil). Not sure whether or not Ayra will want to continue playing with a playhouse and …

Altered Canvas – Fun way to display photos

One super easy and fun way to bond with your kids is to create fun art together! With recent washi craze I see popping up on my Instagram and Facebook feed, this art project is going to be easy peasy! Things you’ll need… Blank Canvas Board Few matching design/colors of Washi Tapes Tape Glue Mod Podge and a sponge brush …

Christmas Gift Idea – Handmade Photo Display Album

Here’s a quick and easy personalized gift you can create for your family and friends this Christmas! It is so easy, you can make one in less than an hour, and the more you make, the easier and faster you’ll get. And this will not look shabby at all, in fact, the receiver will love it very much I’m sure. …

Canon Pixma Workshop with Ayra

It was our first family outing at a massive public crafting workshop. And together with participants at Get Creative with Canon Pixma workshop, we made it into the Singapore Book of Records! What a way to spend an afternoon of fun together as a family.

What makes me want to keep pieces of memories in scrapbooks?

I’ve been asked many many times, why do you spend time creating scrapbooks and why spend so much money on it? Well, this is one reason why… I was lucky to grow up in a family where my Uncle owns a camera and loves taking photos of major events or outings. I’ve got quite a lot of photos from birth …

DIY a mini album with Canon Pixma Printer

It’s time for some DIY crafting fun! As an avid scrapper, when asked to share a holiday craft activity, a mini scrapbook is a must-have on my list! It takes a little more time than usual as I printed the papers and most of the embellishments on my own with my Canon Pixma printer, but it’s more cost effective and …

Simple projects with Canon Pixma Printer for Toddler’s Use

If you are looking for simple and fuss free craft projects for your kids this June Holiday, why not try out the projects from Canon Pixma Town? There are so many pretty things to make and they are relatively simple for kids who can handle scissors and glue. Or you can create them for your kids instead. Some of the …

Get Crafty with Canon Pixma!

I am SUPER pumped to be part of this campaign with OMY! Yes, I did get a complimentary Canon Pixma MG3170 printer and attended the Holiday Creativity workshop at Sheraton Towers some time back. But what gets me super excited is that I am part of a group of “Craft Gurus” who will be sharing crafting tips with readers at …

Dotting Fun

I bought this set of Do-A-Dot set when Ayra was still very young, then she didn’t know what it was when I tried to hold her hand to do some dots. After our visit to EatPlayLove Cafe, I took out this set of fun coloring tools and a set of crayons, then this girl got addicted to doodling in her …

Making my 1st Red Heel Sock Monkey Toy

So I bought this¬†Original Rockfords Red Heel socks from EatPlayLove Cafe over the weekend, and last night I spent 4 hours cutting, sewing, stuffing and putting this monkey toy together. It wasn’t a quality work of craft, if I had a sewing machine, the end product will be so much better and it’ll take half the time!

Mummy’s Amigurumi adventure

Sometime early last year, my hands were itching for some new crafty movement. So I picked up some crocheting books from the library and went shopping for materials at Spotlight… I had done crochet projects before back in school days, and I first picked this up from my Mum. In the past I only made small coin pouches and other …

A Scrapbook for Baby’s first year

During Baby’s first year, I made sure I snapped some photos of my girl every day. I accumulated more than 16GB of photos in total from the camera and the phone. When planning for her first birthday celebration, I had to do something to share her growth. And this is the end product… [This is a image intensive post.]

A Scrapbook for Baby’s first month

When Baby was born, we saw changes in her everyday. I want to preserve these memories and record down moments that I know I’ll forget over time. These thoughts gave birth to a day-by-day scrapbook for Baby’s first month. [Image intensive post.]

Projectlife Week 7 to 9

This will be the last of my projectlife sharing till I find them to continue with the remaining pages filled with photos. Week 7

High in the sky

Some time back we visited Singapore Flyer with our complimentary tickets from OMY Blog Awards. It was Baby’s first flight in the flyer and she wasn’t unexcited about the ride at first, not interested in the view nor the moving capsule. When we were at the top of the flyer, that was when she started to take notice of the …

Projectlife Week 5 and 6

Here are the pages from Week 5 and 6 of 2012. As you can see, some of the slots are still waiting to be filled! I have an entire year of projectlife to catch up on, this is project impossible for me! Am thinking of documenting important or memorable milestones in the year instead of a week by week record. …