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Halloween Fork Biscuits

Fork biscuits are a firm favourite in my house, so what better treat to make for Halloween? Only, Halloween fork biscuits require a little more imagination, right? Ingredients: How to Make Fork Biscuits: How to Decorate Your Biscuits: Content belongs to Sensibly Frugal Living Instagram Facebook Youtube

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Scavenger Hunt- Free Printable (Countryside Edition)

After scrolling through my past posts, I realised I only ever made a printable version of my indoors scavenger hunt idea. I do have a post for various scavenger hunt ideas, but not a free printable. I plan to correct that today with a printable of my countryside hunt. I hope you will find someContinue reading “Scavenger Hunt- Free Printable (Countryside Edition)”

Summer Bucket List Free Printable

When it comes to keeping the kids entertained in the summer, I am all for cheap or free ideas that we can do as a family. I have compiled 30 ideas into one free printable that you can download, print, and check off as you complete each task Download here: Summer Bucket List Have aContinue reading “Summer Bucket List Free Printable”

Fun Halloween Buffet Ideas

Are you celebrating Halloween a little differently and want some fun ideas for a buffet? Here are three of te fun food/ treats I have made for our Halloween buffet: Pond Scum Take natural yoghurt and mix in some green food dye. Spoon into little pots and serve. Jack O Tillas My children love chocolateContinue reading “Fun Halloween Buffet Ideas”

How to Celebrate Bonfire Night 2020

Large Bonfire Night displays have been cancelled due to Covid 19, and this leaves many people who do like to celebrate wondering what they can do to still make the night fun for their families. I have a some fun suggestions for making the most of your November 5th. *This post does not endorse fireworkContinue reading “How to Celebrate Bonfire Night 2020”

Summer Bucket List 2020

After receiving some messages about my 2020 summer plans, I decided to share our summer bucket list with you all. We make one every year, and list all the things we would like to accomplish. Of course, this year feels much different than previous years, but we still wanted to create a list of funContinue reading “Summer Bucket List 2020”

Lockdown VE Day Celebrations

It is the 75th VE Day anniversary this year, so there is no better reason to celebrate! Why not make Friday all about VE Day with some of these lockdown ideas? 2 Minute Silence and Toast At 11 am there will be a 2 minute silence. At 3 pm we are all encouraged to takeContinue reading “Lockdown VE Day Celebrations”

Stop Motion Fun

I promised I would share everything and anything that has entertained my children during this lockdown, and we have found a winner. My 9 year old has spent hours doing stop motion photography on my phone. All you have to do is download the FREE app called Stop Motion Studio to your phone from yourContinue reading “Stop Motion Fun”

Frugal Boredom Busters: Imaginative Play

This is the third and final instalment of my frugal boredom busters posts. If you missed the previous two posts you can find them here: Frugal Boredom Busters: Crafts Frugal Boredom Busters: Games If you want a little inspiration for ways to encourage your children to play by themselves or with their siblings, or toContinue reading “Frugal Boredom Busters: Imaginative Play”

Frugal Boredom Busters: Games

This post is part of a three part series. Yesterday’s post, part 1, was all about frugal crafts. Today’s is all about fun games to keep your kids entertained during lockdown. Tomorrow’s will feature ideas for imaginative play. If you missed yesterday’s post, you can find it here: Frugal Boredom Busters: Crafts Code Breakers MyContinue reading “Frugal Boredom Busters: Games”