Jun 27, 2014

School Holiday Fun!



It's the school holidays and the kids are on break for 2 weeks! Stumped on activities that aren't video games or TV? Here are some fun ideas on how to spend these school holidays.


Host a Onesie Pajama Party

If there's one thing kids love, its dressing up! Zebra's, dinosaurs, ponies, there are a great selection of Onesies to choose from. Put on their favorite Disney movie with some popcorn and hot chocolate for a snug night in.



For these cute Onesies and more visit: Costumebox Onesies






Caramel Nutella Popcorn

Shake up the usual popcorn into something more exciting with this Caramel Nutella Popcorn recipe. This is the perfect treat for a slumber party. Mouth watering delicious gooey caramel popcorn drizzled with Nutella. 

Find the Recipe Here.








Arts and Crafts

Handy crafts are a great way to get your kids creativity flowing. Here are a few arts and crafts activities that are a great way to spend the afternoon. All you need is some string, glue and popscicle sticks!


Woolly Polar Bear

   

Materials:
  • A ball of white yarn
  • 1x 5cm Styrofoam ball 
  • 1x toilet roll
  • Small piece of white felt or card
  • 2x googly craft eyes
  • glue
  • scissors
  • pencils
For more of these kooky craft animals, visit: Kids Cute Animal Crafts 



DIY Friendship Bracelets



This is an old classic, grab some coloured string and you're set to go!  Click here for instructions on a Step by step easy friendship bracelet. 








Baking with Kids


Baking is always a fantastic activity for kids and at the end they are rewarded with their own sweet creation!

Here are some easy yet delicious recipes to try with your child:


Maple Pecan Baked Apples



Healthy yet delicious these are perfect for brunch or afternoon tea!

Click here for the recipe: Maple Pecan Baked Apples








No Bake Chocolate and Coconut Cookies


Let your kids imagination run wild when decorating these delicious cookies! 

Find the recipe here: No Bake Chocolate and Coconut Cookies 






At the cinemas  

This school holidays at the cinemas they are screening two great movies for kids, How to Train Your Dragon 2 and The Fairy Pirate How to Train Your Dragon was a much loved hit when it was released in 2010 and there has been much hype about the 2nd movie. The story is set in the mythical world of Vikings and wild dragons. How to Train Your Dragon 2 takes you on another adventure with Hiccup and his dragon Toothless. 

Watch the trailer below:

 



The Fairy Pirate, centers on the much loved Disney character Tinkerbell and her fairy friends. The pirate and fairy world collide as Zarina runs away with a band of pirates and Tinkerbell and the fairies must set out to save their friend.


Watch the trailer below:

The Grill Team's flashback to the 80's !

This morning the boys from The Grill Team on Triple J hosted an 80's show! We were excited to send them our best 80's gear which included a Top Gun Flight Suit, a Video Rockstar costume and a "Made in the 80's" George Michael costume. 

Check out the Gus, Matty and Mark rocking the costumes below!

Get the gear and more here: 1980s costumes and accessories






Jun 16, 2014

Ole! Ole! World Cup 2014 Party Ideas



The 2014 FIFA World Cup has begun, get festive with these great party ideas and decorations!




Table Accessories and Decorations


Decorate your finger foods with mini country flags. Pies and hot dogs would be a sure winner!



Get these paper prints and more for free here: World Cup Print Decorations




Every great match deserves a toast. Check out these cool cups, available here: Double Victory Soccer Glass






Bites and Sweets


Appetizers- Pão de Queijo

Try these simple and delicious Brazilian Pão de Queijo (Cheesy bread bites). These are typically served for breakfast or as an afternoon snack but would be perfect as an appetizer! Find the recipe here.



Soccer Ball Cupcakes

For a simple yet effective soccer themed cupcake, add some hexagonal shaped cookies to the cake top!






And Lastly.....


Don't forget to show support for your team! Get these awesome face tattoos in your flag colours here: World Cup Face Tattoos










Jun 13, 2014

HAVE A KILLER FRIDAY THE 13TH!





"There's a legend around here. A killer buried, but not dead. A curse on Crystal Lake, a death curse. Jason Voorhees' curse. They say he died as a boy, but he keeps coming back. Few have seen him and lived. Some have even tried to stop him... No one can. People forget he's down there, waiting..."

Friday the 13th lives on as a day of dark superstition, fueled by the cult film Friday the 13th. The story of a masked killer Jason Vorhees, a madman who haunts Crystal Lake.The iconic mask has become a classic costume piece for Halloween and horror themed parties.

Here are some party and costume ideas for a killer Friday the 13th party!


Jason Voorhees Mens Costume

This terrifying costume set comes with a cool moulded soft mask, torn brown jacket with an attached shirt front. Complete the look with black pants, leather shoes and a weapon of your choice!

Available here: Jason Voorhees Mens Costume











Deluxe Jason Voorhees Adult Costume

The ultimate Jason Voorhees costume includes the classic torn-look blue jacket made to look worn, with an attached dirty shirt and the infamous hockey mask. Complete the look with dark torn denim jeans and black leather shoes for the full effect!

Available here: Deluxe Jason Voorhees Costume










Miss Jason Voorhees Costume


This sassy serial killer costume is a figure hugging jersey dress featuring a classic 'Jason' insignia. It comes complete with a Jason Hockey Mask handbag perfect to stash all of your slasher essentials. Also, remember to attack your hair with some hairspray!

Available here: Sexy Miss Voorhees Costume









Miss Jason Voorhees Accessories
Blood stained socks



These blood stained, white thigh high socks are perfect to team up with the Miss Jason Voorhees costume. You can also DIY and tear holes in some old stockings.










Black Patent Lace Up Boots



Take your costume to the next level with these sexy black patent leather boots and become the ultimate sassy serial killer.

Available here: Black Patent Lace Up Boots










Friday the 13th Accessories

Deluxe Pick Axe



This realistic Pick Axe is one of Jasons favorites
. It has a grimey looking handle with a metal looking head, which looks terrifyingly real!









Fake Blood



Amp up your costume with specks of fake blood, add to your clothing, face or hands!

Available here: Bright Red Stage Blood










Camp Crystal Lake Sign



Camp Crystal Lake was most infamous for being the home of serial killer Jason Voorhees and the site of many of his murders. This sign will definitely set the scene!

Available here: Camp Crystal Lake Sign









Jason Shot Glasses


Decorate your table with these awesome shot glasses!

Available here: Jason Shot Glasses














Visit our pinterest for even more ideas!- Friday The 13th Pinterest Board