Which films should every child see before they grow up?

Popcorn

As a family that spend a lot of time outside, it is a real treat to sit down and watch a film, snuggled on the sofa with a bucket (or two) of popcorn. When the older kids were young we had every single Disney film on video and I am still replacing them with DVD’s or digital copies, although with Netflix and Amazon Prime about these days I don’t really need to now. I asked my kids what there favourite… Continue Reading “Which films should every child see before they grow up?”

Fathers Day Giveaway – #Win a £50 Voucher to spend at Menkind

speeder-biker

If you didn’t already know, Father’s Day is on Sunday 18th June this year, but how do you make sure that Dad is treated to a unique Father’s Day present? Menkind has loads of cool presents for men and you can choose from their range of gifts & gadgets online or go to one of their gadget shops. For Star Wars Loving Dad’s you can choose from a range of Star Wars inspired gifts, including a rather cool Storm Trooper Decanter, Lightsaber… Continue Reading “Fathers Day Giveaway – #Win a £50 Voucher to spend at Menkind”

Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Star Wars

Star Wars

Did you know it is the 40th anniversary of Star Wars? Star Wars is something I have learned to love in my house. As a child I remember having a landspeeder to play with, but Hubby’s love of Star Wars is on another level. He would have been 4 years old when the film was released and he tells me stories of his Nan taking him to Woolworths to buy the latest figures every week and he still has his… Continue Reading “Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Star Wars”

Could Hygge Reduce the Stress of Parenting?

It’s no secret that Denmark is famous for being the happiest nation on earth, and now hygge-mania is sweeping the UK with thirteen books on the subject hitting the best seller chart in 2016. But can hygge, the untranslatable Danish concept of cosiness and quality time together, still be applied when you have a new baby in the house? Does living in the moment hygge style make parents more stressed because it raises their expectations, or is it the equivalent… Continue Reading “Could Hygge Reduce the Stress of Parenting?”

#Win Nairn’s Gluten Free Astro Bites

Nairns Astro Bites

Introducing brand new Nairn’s Gluten Free Astro Bites, the perfect bite-sized Gluten-Free snack that are sure to be a hit with children and parents alike.  Not only do they contain significantly less sugar than other kids products on the market*, they are packed full of wholesome wholegrain oats and nothing artificial.  They taste so good, you’d never know they were gluten free! As a parent, you want only the best for your children, and with few ‘healthier’ Gluten Free snacks… Continue Reading “#Win Nairn’s Gluten Free Astro Bites”