Our Spring Swimming Update

Swimming

Back in January, Isaac and Eliza took part in a club run swimming gala. At 8 years old, Eliza isn’t allowed to compete outside the club so we are restricted to events run by Swim Bournemouth. Isaac, on the other hand, is able to compete and had improved his time so much that he was able to compete in his first Level 3 meet this weekend. We headed to Millfield School in Street, Somerset on Friday night, ready for an… Continue Reading “Our Spring Swimming Update”

Gift ideas your little ones will cherish forever

Birthstone Charm

Choosing the perfect gift for your little ones can be tricky, especially when it comes to selecting something meaningful that they’ll be able to cherish for more than just a few months. While you may often feel roped into buying them the latest must-have toy or gadget, it’s almost a certainty that they will lose interest sooner rather than later. So, this time around, why not treat them to something they will value forever? Here are three great gift ideas… Continue Reading “Gift ideas your little ones will cherish forever”

Primary School Handwriting Essentials

Nursery School

Despite the use of digital devices amongst children, handwriting is still an essential skill for pupils to learn in primary school and one that they will use for the rest of their lives. With National Stationery Week (29th April – 5th May) quickly approaching, what better time to celebrate the educational supplies that have become handwriting essentials, along with the activities that are integral to children learning how to properly write. Pre-Writing Activities Before children even reach the stage where… Continue Reading “Primary School Handwriting Essentials”

How to find the right childcare for you

Childcare

When you have children, nothing quite prepares you for the enormity of your new role and it can often feel overwhelming. Then, just when you have got used to your new role and have found your parenting feet, your maternity leave ends and you need to make the decision whether to stay at home or head back into the workplace. Finding the right childcare for you can be a tricky business as there are many different types of childcare options… Continue Reading “How to find the right childcare for you”

Treads shoes, now for girls!!

Treads Girls Shoes

I dread buying school shoes! The kids spend most of the week wearing them, so investing in a pair that are hard wearing, look great and are comfortable is a must for me. As the kids get older, they also have their own mind about what they will, and will not wear too, which only adds to the “shoe shopping” pain. Treads shoes have been designed to solve the problem faced by many parents of constantly having to replace their children’s… Continue Reading “Treads shoes, now for girls!!”