Kids love the beach, so when we got the opportunity to spend a day at the beach last week, we grabbed the chance
For their birthday, my kids were given a bug hunting kit each. You can easily make up your own kit for your little ones to enjoy a bug hunt…
Musical letters is such a fantastic game. It provides exercise, dance, music, fun and learning all in one!
When a friend asked if we’d like to join them visiting the Verulamium Museum in St Albans we couldn’t resist.
Create a fun activity, like our dinosaur ice break and the children will be eager to get out for some fresh air, especially on a bitterly cold day!
When it comes to parties and birthdays..it takes preparation. It is my three children’s birthdays next week much preparation has been required.
Some tips and advice on updating your kid’s room on a budget.
A few ideas for involving the kids in the decorating and furnishing of their rooms.
Reading is considered beneficial towards a child’s development, but have you ever wondered why that is? And how can you create quiet space just for reading?
A few tips on planning the perfect family holiday for single parents…
Some parents are capable of organising the most spectacular birthday parties … For the rest of us, there’s organised birthday party venues…
Coate Water Country Park is located on the outskirts of Swindon. A new place for us to explore, just 40 mins away. Well, it should have been, if we hadn’t got lost.
I am proposing a ‘screen-free’ day on January 19th 2014 in order to get kids away from their TVs and computers….
Our day at out at Kingston Lacy country estate in The New Forest, some very changeable weather and an organised Easter Egg hunt.
Every year I hear about the Crafty Craft race in Newbury just after the event. It looks so much fun, but I always seem to miss it, so this year I was determined to get there.
The children always enjoy seeing animals and we hadn’t been for a while, so we headed to Longdown Farm
Last weekend was daddy’s birthday and we wanted a family day out, so we headed to The Look Out. I am so glad we did, it was fantastic!
Our day out in Burley, New Forest and a pirate themed treasure trail…
Last year my children enjoyed helping me cut back the lavender bush, so I asked if they wanted to help again this year and they immediately leapt about with excitement!
Free play versus homework is a battle that goes on each week. Should young children be given homework every week?
There are benefits to kids of using technology but they shouldn’t become dependent upon it; playing outside has benefits too and as a parent I do all I can to encourage it…
A walk through the woods, the kids collecting sticks and using tools.
Into the woods we went and discovered a fungi walk we could do, little did we know it would also turn into a deer hunt!
How a family walk through the grounds of Basildon Park turned into a book trail…