With the summer holidays coming round quickly (far too quickly for my liking!) are you worried about how to encourage your child to stay active and away from computers and TV screens? It can be hard work for parents to think of enough activities for kids to do to get them outside and burn off … Continue reading Ways To Encourage Your Child To Stay Active During The School Holidays
I've previously shared my thoughts about the school holidays as a working mum, and whilst it's lovely to have some time off with your kids, it's not that easy when you work. I've been through this several times now and I know first hand that school holidays require a hell of a lot of planning, … Continue reading How Working Mums Survive School Holidays
The school summer holidays are almost here, and to be honest they're a bit of an inconvenience when you have to work aren't they?! I wrote this post last year about why the summer holidays are stressful and it's all still true. I'm very jealous of the mums who are all excited about not having … Continue reading A Working Mum’s Thoughts About The Summer Holidays
It's that time of the year again when working mums everywhere are begging, borrowing and stealing to try and get childcare sorted for the summer holidays! The summer holidays certainly aren't all fun when you have to work. We're in our second year of school holidays now and it's certainly hard to manage it all. … Continue reading How To Sort Childcare In The Summer Holidays
The summer holidays are nearly here and everyone's getting excited about 6 weeks of no school runs and fun days out. Except for working mums. The school holidays when you're a working mum are a new experience - if anything I find them more stressful than term time. Here's my experience of summer holidays when … Continue reading The Summer Holidays When You’re A Working Mum
A handy little list of free summer holiday activities for when you need to drag them away from the iPad or TV...and I promise, no coloured spaghetti in sight!