10 things our family want to do in 2014

Last year was filled with fabulous moments, we stayed at the Lego land hotel, I won a MAD blog award and started 2 new blogs.…

Review: Leapfrog Leappad 2 Power from Asda

Asda have an amazing deal on the Leapfrog Leappad 2 power at the moment. It is the number 1 kids learning tablet and built specifically…

Going Visiting? The Perfect Christmas Gift for a Family

If you are visiting a family over Christmas and are wondering what you could take along, rather than turning up with yet another poinsettia or…

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…

A Giant Tube of Moshi Monsters.

We have just come in from school and made hot choc. The kids are all pink cheeked and its Friday. Pizza for tea and a…

Lovely craft gifts for girls and boys

We have been sent some lovely craft items to review recently and I just had to share them with you . First of all we…

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 – the best spy toys for kids The Best Spy Toys for Kids What kid wouldn’t love Spy Gear! My son is fascinated by…

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 .…

Review: Clementoni Chemistry Set from Hobbycraft

Clementoni Chemistry My son gets very excited by science. He loves to figure out how things work, why they do what they do, what would…

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…

April Fools Day Ideas: A Box of Shocks

We have been sent a Box of Shocks to review in time for April Fools day and I have to tell you it has made…

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

Todays guest post is by Laura Potts. Can your kids live without you by their side? Survival camps let them grow strong and learn how…