How parents with different religions can raise children successfully

Kids Dress Kids

Not so many years ago, the idea that two people from different religious backgrounds might marry was shocking to many families. Now, it’s increasingly commonplace. As a result, more and more people are encountering the challenges that raising children in a religiously mixed family can bring. It’s a situation in which relatives are often unhelpful, but the number of people facing it means that you don’t need to feel isolated. Relationship experts have an increasingly clear idea of how you… Continue Reading “How parents with different religions can raise children successfully”

Fun days out with the kids

Thorpe Park

We all know how important it is to spend time together as a family and how much we can gain from spending fun days with our kids. Time is short, and there are so many memories to be made. Some people fail to realise just how many different types of experiences are awaiting them. It doesn’t matter how many children you have or how old they are; we are incredibly blessed with opportunities for days out in this country. Staying… Continue Reading “Fun days out with the kids”

New kids fashion from Europe with Mayoral


As a parent I often feel the kids are better dressed than I am. In fact I will go out with every intention of buying myself something new and end up coming home with something for each of the kids instead. I don’t really mind as I love the kids to look well dressed, especially if we are out and about enjoying days out, however, I do not like to spend a fortune on kids clothes as they often get… Continue Reading “New kids fashion from Europe with Mayoral”

Should Your Children Be Dressing Themselves?

Muddy Puddles

If you’ve ever picked your child up from school and noticed that they’re wearing their shirt inside out after a PE lesson, perhaps you’ll have thought they’re not ready to be responsible for dressing themselves. But, sticking-out labels aside, there’s a good argument for letting children dress themselves… particularly if they’ve been showing signs of wanting to have more control over what they’re wearing! For example, allowing children to dress themselves gives them a sense of independence -something they don’t… Continue Reading “Should Your Children Be Dressing Themselves?”

Swimming, swimming in the swimming pool!


Our children have all swam since they were babies as it is a life skill I think every child should have. We are now at the stage where they are all confident in the water and it is just Sebby that needs a water aid to swim, although I don’t think it will be long until he can swim completely unaided too. Before Christmas Isaac had a trial with Bournemouth Swimming Club who are a competitive swimming team associated with… Continue Reading “Swimming, swimming in the swimming pool!”