Tips for keeping your teen interested in school work

School Tests

Every parent is keen on helping their child excel academically, but kids usually don’t share the same concern. Teens are especially notorious in this and often refuse to do their school work. Although some teens are genuinely demotivated because of learning disorders, some are simply not in the mood for homework. Luckily, you don’t need a degree in psychology to help motivate your child to perform better at school. With these tips up your sleeves, you will do a great… Continue Reading “Tips for keeping your teen interested in school work”

Age Appropriate Ways Your Kids Can Help Take Care Of Your Dog

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A dog can bring years of joy to your kids and family as a whole. In fact, they can be just as much a part of the family as your kids are. Though, raising a pet is much more of a challenge when you have kids. Especially if they are small. Once you’ve picked the right dog for your family, you’ll need some tips on how to take care of her.  In this article, we will go through the different… Continue Reading “Age Appropriate Ways Your Kids Can Help Take Care Of Your Dog”

Top Gift Ideas for Grandparents to buy for a new baby

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You have found out you are going to be a Grandparent and quite naturally you want to help your son / daughter with some of the paraphernalia that you need when welcoming a new baby into the family. The thing is, times have changed since you last had a baby and what we may have done 20+ years ago is very different to what is recommended now. We are on countdown until our first grandchild arrives in the family in… Continue Reading “Top Gift Ideas for Grandparents to buy for a new baby”

Travelodge helps unemployed parents return to work with a pledge of 1,500 UK jobs

Travelodge

Finding a job that fits in with nursery and school can be a real challenge, with many stating they offer flexible hours, when in reality they still don’t quite fit with school runs etc. Travelodge, the UK’s first budget hotel chain, has just launched the next phase of its parents recruitment programme, targeting mums and dads looking to get back into work – as school’s reopen. The hotel chain which operates 567 hotels across the UK is looking to fill… Continue Reading “Travelodge helps unemployed parents return to work with a pledge of 1,500 UK jobs”

The Snowman Live Music Tour

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I am sorry to mention the “C” word so early, but in reality there are only 108 days until Christmas and I have started of thinking of Christmas activities for the kids already. On our list for this year is the magical live music performance of The Snowman at Salisbury Cathedral that arrives in December 2019 as part of its nationwide tour. Tickets are now on sale at venues across the country for Carrot Productions’ presentation of the iconic film… Continue Reading “The Snowman Live Music Tour”