It’s that time again, and each month it comes round quicker than the month before! This is the time when I share all the positive things from the last few weeks. Things we’ve enjoyed, new discoveries and time together. It’s one of my favourite posts of the month and, after the last few weeks of
A Year of Nature Craft and Play is a new activity book by Becky Goddard-Hill and Catherine Hughes. Designed to inspire kids to get creative with nature, it’s filled with 52 crafts, gardening projects, games, art activities and science experiments to keep them busy all year. Each activity uses materials that are easy to find
Although our children love to read, I’m always looking for new ways to inspire their creativity and learn something new. We were recently sent a few issues of The Phoenix – a brilliant comic for children. It’s turned out to be the perfect thing for them to dip in and out of before and after
One thing that hasn’t changed since I was little is a child’s love of temporary tattoos. Whether we’re at a party or away on holiday, if there is the opportunity to have a temporary tattoo the child will jump at it. So, what child wouldn’t enjoy having beautiful glitter tattoos at home?
LP and Little Man haven’t had consistent swimming lessons for a while – due to the pandemic and our local leisure centre closing for refurbishment. But, next week they start lessons again and they couldn’t be more excited, especially with brand new onesies to wear afterwards thanks to Cookie Dough Kids.
It’s no secret that LP and Little Man are really creative and they love nothing more than getting the pens or paints out and letting their imaginations run wild. Over recent weeks they’ve enjoyed using watercolour brush pens and painting rocks but this week we had something new to try – window markers from Chalkola!
It’s that time of year where I start thinking about what to buy the dads in my life for Father’s Day. I have quite a few men to buy for and this is actually one of my favourite annual occasions to shop for too. Here are a few Father’s Day gift ideas to give you
Having a new baby was definitely one of the most exhausting times of my life. With so much to think about and the constant needs of a new little person to think about. At a time like that it’s great to have even one less thing to think about.
Today I’m working with Reading Chest to talk more about World Book Day – something our children have been looking forward to for weeks. World Book Day is something that most children absolutely love. They get to dress up as their favourite characters from their favourite books and have fun at school. But, what do