Fun ways to keep the kids fit and active

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Children need physical activity to build coordination, strength and confidence and whilst they do a variety of activities, sports, and games at school, it is important that they continue this at home too. Getting the kids involved in physical activities not only helps keep them fit and healthy, but also lays the groundwork for a healthy lifestyle as they get older. There are lots of fun ways to keep your kids moving at home and they often burn more calories… Continue Reading “Fun ways to keep the kids fit and active”

What kit do you need when you join a Swim Club?

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Isaac started swimming with a swim club back in January last year and the improvement in his swimming has been outstanding. What no-one does warn you when you join a swimming club, is just how much the extra’s are. I was expecting the monthly fees, but on top of this are annual membership fees for Swim England, the equipment the kids are expected to have and race / gala fees. Last month, Eliza was awarded her 800m swimming badge and… Continue Reading “What kit do you need when you join a Swim Club?”

Easy Ways to Cater for Your Own Wedding

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If you are on a tight budget, it is still possible to treat your wedding guests to a nice meal. You just need to be organised and prepare everything well in advance. Here are a few approaches that you could take: Opt for a hog roast If you have enough funds, hiring hog roast caterers could be the way to go. A couple of whole hogs can easily feed over a hundred guests. As a result, the cost per head… Continue Reading “Easy Ways to Cater for Your Own Wedding”

Learning to Swim with Individuality Swimming

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I am a firm believer that all children should be taught to swim and my kids have all had swimming lessons since an early age. With the older kids, we enjoyed lessons at local-authority run pools and whilst the teachers were great, the better the kids swimming got, the bigger the classes and I felt they were not progressing as well as they should. When Isaac was 5, we started lessons with Ruth, who soon became his favourite swimming teacher… Continue Reading “Learning to Swim with Individuality Swimming”

Yale Security Made Simple Campaign

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With independent statistics producer, the Office for National Statistics, recently revealing an 8% rise in the level of burglaries in 2017 compared to figures from the previous year, it’s now more important than ever that homeowners take on board the necessary precautions to keep their home safe. Home security is very important to us and not only do we have an alarm system fitted on our house, we have also taken other security measures like outdoor security lighting, Philips Hue… Continue Reading “Yale Security Made Simple Campaign”