Parenting

Top Tips To Help Your Teen Do Well At School

AD | Parents play a huge role in the educational success of their teenage children. A little support and guidance goes a long way and even though teenagers are seeking their own independence, parental involvement is vital. Here are some  top tips from a private senior school in Hertfordshire for parents who want to help… Continue reading Top Tips To Help Your Teen Do Well At School

Books · Kids

Book Review: Pasta Kidz -The Boing Boing Bushes By Bryony Supper

Pasta! A staple food that families up and down the country devour daily and not particularly interesting I hear you mutter! That's where you're mistaken as author Bryony Supper has taken this run of the mill cupboard staple and created a wonderful world filled with pasta inspired characters that even have their very own language!… Continue reading Book Review: Pasta Kidz -The Boing Boing Bushes By Bryony Supper

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Book Review: Magic Pie By Robyn Embrey

Children's imaginations are limitless! Everything in they encounter in their everyday life can be immediately created into something new! It's this imagination and fun that inspired Mum of two and author Robyn Embrey to begin documenting some of her own children's adventures. Her recently released children's book Magic Pie takes is inspired by her own children,… Continue reading Book Review: Magic Pie By Robyn Embrey

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Book Review: Who Do I See In The Mirror? By Vese Aghoghovbia Aladewolu

In today's modern world of social media and press coverage urging everyone to try and achieve the 'perfect' look, it really worries me the pressure that children growing up in this environment will feel.  I have always made sure to reinforce how beautifully unique and special each of my children are and urge them not… Continue reading Book Review: Who Do I See In The Mirror? By Vese Aghoghovbia Aladewolu

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Book Review: We All Need Friends By Dawn-Maria France

I recently posted a review of  The Naughtiest Girl In The World By Dawn-Maria France which I had been sharing with my son Leo and I was thrilled when we recently received the second book in the Jenny and Phillip series to read. This follow up story again features independent and self-assured Jenny and her magical… Continue reading Book Review: We All Need Friends By Dawn-Maria France

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Book Review: Absolutely Smashing It By Kathryn Wallace

As soon as I read the blurb for this brand new release I knew it was a must-read for me and I was thrilled when the lovely Kirsteen Astor at Little Brown UK offered to send me a proof copy. Promising to be similar to the novels written by Gill Sims by offering a humorous take… Continue reading Book Review: Absolutely Smashing It By Kathryn Wallace

Books · Kids · Parenting

Learning How To Behave Around Dogs With The Zara DogDog Kids Club

Growing up we always had pet dogs and I was taught from a very early age about the do's and don't's when it comes to approaching unfamiliar ones. I've never owned a dog since leaving home, but that didn't stop me instilling my older two girls with the same lessons I learnt all those years… Continue reading Learning How To Behave Around Dogs With The Zara DogDog Kids Club

Kids · Reviews

Winter Fun With Weekend Box

Parent's will know that during the Winter months when the weather is undoubtedly abysmal, entertaining the kids during the weekend can be somewhat of a challenge. Unable and quite possibly unwilling to get outdoors it can be difficult to find something to keep them busy that doesn't involve staring at a screen for prolonged periods… Continue reading Winter Fun With Weekend Box

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Book Review: The Naughtiest Girl In The World By Dawn-Maria France

It's been a while since I wrote about the books I've been sharing with Leo as things became extremely busy in the run up to Christmas. So, today I thought I'd share a book we've been enjoying ,that we were kindly gifted at the end of last year. As a parent the name of the… Continue reading Book Review: The Naughtiest Girl In The World By Dawn-Maria France

Parenting · Reviews

Babycchinos London: Stylish Bags For Modern Parents

Something every parent across the land will tell you is that kids don’t travel light. Despite being small in stature, from the day they make their screaming entrance into the world they require a full entourage just for a trip to the shop to buy milk. As new-borns that consists of nappies, wipes, formula and… Continue reading Babycchinos London: Stylish Bags For Modern Parents