Toilet roll owls
Your little one will really enjoy making this easy owl craft. Help him make an owl family that represents the members of your own family.
- With your thumb, bend the top of the toilet roll down until you have a U shape.
- Repeat the process on the other side.
- Using a felt-tip pen, draw in the details of your owl family.
A memory jar can be more fun than a journal or diary and takes the idea of scrapbooking to a new level. Everyone in the family can contribute to it, offering their favourite item from the holiday to be added to the jar.
The example we’ve put together is of a beach holiday memory jar.
Here’s what we did:
- Start with some sand at the base and work your way up.
- Lay down some shells collected on beach walks.
- Re-size and print out small photos and mount them on ice cream sticks from the holiday.
- Add in other little reminders – here a toy dog symbolises the dog the children befriended on the beach.
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