The best summer project ever for teenagers

Have you heard of the National Citizen Service? Well, it is just the best summer project ever for teenagers. I so wish it had been…

Win a travel cot from Kiddies Kingdom

Would you like to win a travel cot? When it comes to visiting friends and family at Christmas I’m sure you will find a travel…

Micro Sprite Scooter Review – the perfect first 2 wheel scooter

About 7 years ago my daughter received her first ever scooter. It was a Mini Micro Scooter and it was a big hit. Her assessment…

Taking a Road Trip with Teenagers: Priceless Advice for Perplexed Parents

Sometimes taking a long road trip with teens can be even tougher than taking one with toddlers. When teens get bored it’s not a pretty…

3D Art Adventures

3D Art Adventures is  a wonderful new book which contain over 35 creative, artists inspired pojects for adults and children. All the project introduce 3…

Beautiful pens

Beautiful pens make me sigh. My daughters school has a system where you have to earn a pen license by showing how neat your writing…

What’s the best way to invest for my family?

Anyone who has children will understand what I mean when I say that the thing I worry about most is their future. Obviously it’s instinctive…

How to have stress free house move with kids

How to have a stress free house move with kids is a bit of an ambitious title I realise. Putting stress free and kids in…

The benefits of outdoor play tents

Children just love a space of their own don’t they. My two have been building makeshift dens for many years and my daughter in particular…

Do your kids send thank you cards?

My mum and dad were huge HUGE sticklers for manners and saying thank you was really important to them. A day or two after Christmas…

Learning to Read with the Oxford Reading Tree

The Oxford Reading Tree is considered to be the UK’s number one reading programme. Both of my gorgeous children have followed this reading programme through…

Why You Should Get a Will Today

The subject of death is a hard pill to swallow; there is nothing more daunting than confronting your own eventual end. Unfortunately for us all,…

Get Involved with The Big Draw

  The Big Draw is a  programme of hundreds of events that connect people with museums, outdoors spaces, artists, designers and each other this autumn…

A beautiful start for your baby

  After months of backache and fretting, your new arrival is here, and now you find yourself faced with a whole new array of worries.…