Paddington 2 coming soon on Blu-ray and DVD

Paddington 2

One of 2017’s best films, Paddington 2, is now heading for its home release here in the UK. Paddington 2 finds Paddington happily settled with the Brown family in Windsor Gardens, where he has become a popular member of the community, spreading joy and marmalade wherever he goes. While searching for the perfect present for his beloved Aunt Lucy’s hundredth birthday, Paddington spots a unique pop-up book in Mr. Gruber’s antique shop, and embarks upon a series of odd jobs to… Continue Reading “Paddington 2 coming soon on Blu-ray and DVD”

#Win an hours’ party entertainment with Poppy’s Parties worth £150

Poppies Parties

Party season is already unfolding in our house, with Eliza having her birthday in late January. I love organising a good birthday party, but always find Eliza’s a bit more of a challenge as having a January birthday means that many local venues are either closed for winter or not suitable. We tend to hire out our local community hall and invite entertainers in to organise, entertain and play games with the children, which always works very well. Let me… Continue Reading “#Win an hours’ party entertainment with Poppy’s Parties worth £150”

The importance of a dental check on babies by the age of one

Child blue cup

A campaign to encourage all babies to be taken for their first dental check by the age of one was launched at the BSPD’s (British Society of Paediatric Dentistry) 65th Annual Scientific Conference in Manchester in September.  As a committed supporter of babies’ oral care since 1925, Bickiepegs Healthcare, which was a sponsor at the conference, has identified the key role Health Visitors can play in the education of parents of infants.  To that end, Bickiepegs has launched an initiative… Continue Reading “The importance of a dental check on babies by the age of one”

Celebrating Changing Rooms for Everyone


Five years after launching the first Baby Changing Room Awards and sponsoring the National Childbirth Trust Baby Change App, Britain’s leading nappy cream brand Sudocrem is once again pioneering the way with a new category to recognise the importance of Changing Places toilets for disabled children. There are 800,000 disabled children in the UK but only 1058 Changing Places toilets to meet their needs. This means that parents like Laura Rutherford, whose son Brody, 5, suffers from GDD, epilepsy, hypermobility… Continue Reading “Celebrating Changing Rooms for Everyone”

#Win a THORPE PARK Resort Annual Pass for the Family

Thorpe Park

Having a family of kids with ages ranging from 4 to 24 years old, finding a family day out which they all enjoy can be a tricky one. There is one place, however, where they all enjoy going! Thorpe Park Resort! For the older ones, it is the lure of the big rollercoasters such as Swarm (my favourite), Stealth, Saw and Colossus. For the younger ones, it is the Rumba Rapids, Angry Birds or just getting us all soaked on… Continue Reading “#Win a THORPE PARK Resort Annual Pass for the Family”