Things to do - Make and Bake

Free VE Day 75 poster to colour

Free VE Day 75 poster to colour

Are you looking for ways to mark VE Day 75 with the family on Friday's bank holiday? We've something that might help.

7 easy ways to create a coronavirus time capsule

7 easy ways to create a coronavirus time capsule

Are you recording your family's time in lockdown? We've 7 easy ways, including some fantastic downloads, to help you craft a quick time capsule.

How to be on the lookout for wildlife without leaving home

How to be on the lookout for wildlife without leaving home

Nature experts from the Kent Wildlife Trust give their top tips on encouraging wildlife into what outside space we have - no matter how small.

How many basic cooking skills do your kids know?

How many basic cooking skills do your kids know?

From boiling an egg to melting chocolate - how many of these cooking skills can your offspring get to grips with whilst they spend more time at home?

Children adorn windows with rainbows

Children adorn windows with rainbows

Children across Kent are filling their front windows with rainbow pictures. Here's how to get involved.

50 things to do with the kids at home

50 things to do with the kids at home

If you're wondering about how best to keep the kids occupied, here's 50 suggestions of things you can do with them at home.

M&S unveils Little Garden collectables

M&S unveils Little Garden collectables

Following the success of the Little Shop collection of miniatures, M&S has launched Little Garden for green-fingered youngsters.

Family fun for Pancake Day

Family fun for Pancake Day

From the best pancake recipe for cooking with kids to races and where you can dine-out on pancakes, here's our fun-filled guide to Shrove Tuesday.

Christmas makes and bakes for kids

Christmas makes and bakes for kids

If you're looking for a Christmas craft or a suitable festive recipe to enjoy with the kids in the run up to Christmas, we've got the lot here.

A tasty traybake the kids can make

A tasty traybake the kids can make

If you're looking for some festive recipes suitable for cooking with the kids, this chocolate and salted caramel traybake could be it.

Chocolate brownies for a Christmas treat

Chocolate brownies for a Christmas treat

This simple Chocolate Chunk Brownie recipe could be the perfect alternative to a mince pie for Santa on Christmas Eve.

6 Christmas crafts for kids

6 Christmas crafts for kids

Kent presenter and Cbeebies personality Mister Maker shares his top Christmas crafts for keeping the kids busy.

'Simply the best' gingerbread recipe for kids

'Simply the best' gingerbread recipe for kids

If you're keen to cook with the kids Christmas, this gingerbread recipe is ideal for making sweet treats, present ideas or for leaving our for Santa.

Cookery classes with Bake Off finalist

Cookery classes with Bake Off finalist

Great British Bake Off contestant Jane Beedle is sharing her top tips with budding young bakers. Here's how to book:

Easter slime and craft workshops

Easter slime and craft workshops

Keep the kids busy over Easter with these fun workshops that won't break the bank!

Picture perfect pancakes are latest trend

Picture perfect pancakes are latest trend

Do a flippin great job with the family's pancakes this year by joining the latest fun food trend for 2019 to hit the high street...

Mum invents healthy ketchup brand

Mum invents healthy ketchup brand

A mum-of-two who launched her own brand of healthy ketchup has had interest from customers in the US, South America, Australia and China.

Christmas baking with the kids

Christmas baking with the kids

Looking for a festive family activity? Here's a biscuit recipe the kids will love.

Pick and mix your family's favourites

Pick and mix your family's favourites

Could this halt festive fights over the best sweets? A Kent store is among just 11 nationwide getting pick and mix Quality Street tins this month.

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Basic cooking skills: how many do your kids know?

Basic cooking skills: how many do your kids know?

From boiling an egg to melting chocolate. How many of these cooking skills can your offspring get to grips with?

Ready, steady...cook this summer!

Ready, steady...cook this summer!

A children's cooking competition is looking for budding young chefs to take part and there are cash prizes for the winner!

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