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Ultimate List Of Autumn Activities For Kids

  • September 21, 2018
Ultimate List Of Autumn Activities For Kids

It’s that time of year again… where I’m crying over the fact that summer has gone and cold, rainy weather is on its way. However, as much as I don’t like the cooler British weather, I do like lots of the things we get up to in the autumn months. I guess it’s because if you wrap up warm it’s still not too cold, and a bright sunny autumn day >>

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52 Free Things To Do Outdoors With Kids

  • March 4, 2017

We try to get out and about at the weekends as much as possible, and now that Spring will (hopefully) be here soon we’ll try and get outside after school as well. If you’re looking for some ideas to get the kids outside and away from iPads and TV screens, here are 52 free things to do outdoors with kids… Go for a walk in the woods Hunt for bugs >>

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8 Fab Stocking Filler Ideas For Daddies

  • December 14, 2016

How’s your Christmas shopping going? Have you almost finished, or is it going to be more of a last minute panic? I find that the men in the family are the hardest to buy for, both my own Dad and my husband especially. If you’re struggling for gift ideas for the Dads in your life, here’s 8 fab stocking filler ideas for Daddies… 1. Polar FT1 Heart Rate Monitor If he’s sporty, >>

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Realistic Ideas For Healthy After-school Snacks

  • November 28, 2016

The first words Little H says to me at home time every single day is “Have you got anything to eat?”. Like I had time to whip up a sandwich on my drive from work to the school. I usually have some kind of snack in my pocket for her (if I remember!) but the second we walk through the door, before we’ve got our coats and shoes off, she >>

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What’s the best first pet for a child?

  • January 22, 2016

Sometimes I feel a bit guilty that my little only child will get lonely growing up without any siblings. Not quite guilty enough to have another baby, but just enough to consider getting her a pet of her very own. The problem is that I’m not really a big animal person. I like animals just don’t really like the idea of one in my house, so we’re not doing very well >>

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