Family Life

Garden Activities & Crafts for Kids

With our first real taste of summer this week, we have been spending a lot of time in the garden doing various crafts and activities. We’ve been checking out the wildlife in our homemade bug and ladybird hotels, making perfume with our scented leaves and flowers and I’ve been teaching them how to press them,… Continue reading Garden Activities & Crafts for Kids

Travel

Hand Luggage Top Tips for Travelling with Toddlers

Being stuck in one place for any number of hours, with a toddler, is everyone’s worst nightmare! It’s a nightmare for parents of said toddler and potentially for everyone around you. Of course, if you are travelling on a plane that allocates seating on arrival, you can hope that your little bundle of joy is… Continue reading Hand Luggage Top Tips for Travelling with Toddlers

Fitness

Beginners Exercises to Tone and Strengthen your Core & Pelvic Floor in 10 minutes

This is the first in a series of posts to tackle strengthening your core and pelvic floor. The following exercises are for beginners and new mums, but look out for subsequent posts for progressions and more challenging exercises. The summer holiday is looming and we all want to look good in that bikini!! Spend 10 minutes… Continue reading Beginners Exercises to Tone and Strengthen your Core & Pelvic Floor in 10 minutes

Education · Family Life

Is Our Current School Calendar Working For You?

The end-of-term strops are upon us! My three primary school aged children, have now officially changed their names to Stroppy, Grumpy & Tired! Towards the end of term it’s always the same and I really can’t see what they can possibly be getting out of them at school, as it’s like refereeing a grudge match… Continue reading Is Our Current School Calendar Working For You?