Learning with children at home – Art & Craft

Learning begins long before a child can look at books or hold a pencil. Learning starts at birth and parents play a key role in…

The Benefits of Board Games

Today -The Benefits of Board Games   The word “gaming” has taken on a whole new meaning in this increasingly technological world. The board games…

Spy Gear – The Best Spy Toys For Kids

Today  let’s take a look at the best spy toys for kids.   The Best Spy Toys for Kids What kid wouldn’t love Spy Gear!…

Kids birthday parties on a budget

Kids birthday parties can fill us with stress can’t they. It isn’t just the noise, the mess and the sandwich making – it’s the cost!…

When kids grow out of parks.

There is a dawning realisation in my head that my son is getting older. That sounds so silly of course he is getting older .…

Celebrate children’s art through poster printing

Celebrate children’s art through poster printing When my children were small I couldn’t stop their creativity if I tried. They made patterns out of food…

5 Garden Party Ideas for Your Child’s Birthday

Deciding to have a garden party for your child depends on a few aspects such as the weather forecast, space available and amount of friends…

Review: Revellutions RC Hell Storm Buggy

Today – Revellutions RC Hell Storm Buggy    We are loving the fabulous  Revellutions RC Hell Storm Buggy  It is very robust and you feel…

Five Fun and Affordable Family Activities

Today – Five Fun and Affordable Family Activities   Five Fun and Affordable Family Activities We’ve all been feeling the pinch lately, and many of…

What are the must-have art supplies?

Today – What are the must-have art supplies? I have a passion for art supplies. Buying new felt tips make me happier than it makes…

Six Tips to Keep Children Entertained on Long Car Journeys

How to Keep Children Entertained on Long Car Journeys Guest Post Accompanying the Easter Holidays is normally the inevitable long car journeys. Whether you are…

The Box of Shocks Review

Today – The box of shocks review We have been sent a The Box of Shocks to review in time for April Fools day and…

How to afford a musical instrument for your child

How to afford a musical instrument for your child When your children have a dream it is so hard to tell them you can’t afford…

Survival of the Fittest: Nurturing Independent Children

Today’s guest post Nurturing Independent Children is by Laura Potts. Can your kids live without you by their side? Survival camps let them grow strong…

Mucky and Messy at Half Term.

I have been a mummy now for 8 long (mucky/messy) years  I am well used to stain removal and a bit of an expert at…

Ten Ideas for Thrifty Family Fun

Thrifty Family Fun When I think about some of the best fun we have had as a family, shell collecting and strawberry picking, plane watching…

Review: iPieces – board games and pool for the iPad

iPieces  were a revelation to me. They are games to be played on  an ipad. Jumbo games have just launched Ludo and Pool games plus two…

Review: Angry Birds Star Wars Playing cards (£4.99)

I love it when you get a great Christmas gift for a great price and absolutely know it will bring hours of fun. Packs of…

Diary of a Wimpy Kid Cheese Touch Board Game Review

  Diary of a Wimpy Kid Cheese Touch Board Game Review – why it rocks My son has read all the Diary of a Wimpy…

My Family Loves: Glitter Studio from Galt Toys

Glitter Studio from Galt Toys is a fabulous idea for a Christmas gift. Suitable for 6+ years, Galt’s Glitter Studio retails at £10.99,and is  available…