6 Ideas To Entertain Children Without Relying On Screens

  • May 27, 2018

It’s half-term – are you already stressing about how you’re going to get everything done with the kids at home?! Now she’s 7, Little H isn’t really fussed about playing with toys so my go-to activity when I need to get a bit of housework done or get myself ready, is her tablet or Minecraft on the PlayStation. Like most parents, I’d rather not resort to using screens to keep >>

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Why Busy Mums Need Alexa In Their Lives

  • January 8, 2018

We have a new addition to the family! For Christmas, I bought the husband an Amazon Echo Dot, and since then we’ve been firing all sorts of questions at Alexa. Originally I wasn’t convinced when my husband told me Alexa can turn the lights on and off, turn the lights different colours, control the heating etc. I thought it would be a 5-minute wonder and a waste of money, but >>


How To Keep Kids Amused When You Go For Lunch

  • August 18, 2016

When we’re out for lunch with Little H a lot of people comment on how well behaved she is. I personally think half of it is down to pure luck. The rest is down to her having no siblings to fight with and us taking a backpack full of child entertainment with us. Oh and quite a bit of bribery. If you’re struggling to get your children to sit still when you’re eating >>