Gazillion Bubbles

Active Fun For Children During Lockdown

There is no denying that lockdown has been difficult for us all. Our children have been incredible during this period, coping with such uncertainty and disruption to their typical routine. It has also been hard for them because they have not been able to play with their friends like they usually would. However, this does not mean that they cannot have fun. Active fun is important for your children to keep them entertained but also to ensure they are getting the exercise they need. There are a number of different things that you can do to encourage this, which is …

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Helping Kids Who Just Aren’t Into Sport Stay Active

Kids are little bundles of energy. Their default speed is “breakneck”. They never walk when they can run, they never run when they can jump and they never jump when they can cartwheel. Of course, all this energy needs to be exerted through the day, which is why sport can be such a healthy outlet. As well as keeping them physically active, it teaches them team-building and leadership skills, social skills and the power of cooperation. Yet, while enthusiasts will tell you that there’s a sport for every child, the simple fact is that some kids just aren’t into any …

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3 Kid Friendly Activities To Enjoy This Winter

The cold weather can make it a little more challenging to think of kid-friendly activities. In summer, taking a ball and a picnic to the park makes for a fun, simple day out for all the family, but in winter parents may have to get a little more creative. Here are three examples of fun activities that the little ones can enjoy even when temperatures start to fall. Winter Wonderland Winter Wonderland, in Hyde Park, has so much going on that it won’t just keep the kids entertained, adults will find plenty to do as well. If you’re looking for …

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Christmas activity packs from EYFS Resources

EYFS Resources was first set up to provide childminders with paperwork and resources, basically to lighten their work load. They did the work so the childminder didn’t have to and few months ago they launched their website – www.eyfsresources.co.uk and we are soon to launch our Membership Group. Since its launch EYFS Resources has grown rapidly thanks to its unique daily collaboration with the industry.  After all who understands better the hurdles of the professional childcare provider than another professional childcare provider?  As the pre-school field changes rapidly EYFS Resources remains committed to delivering everything that a competent practitioner needs.  It …

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Some time for me with Mark Warner Holidays

You will all know that as a busy parent you rarely get any time for you, especially if your children have not yet started school. At Britmums in June I entered a competition to win a short break with Mark Warner holidays.  At the time I “Hmmm’d and Arrr’d” about whether to enter as it wasn’t for the family, but just for me and Sebastian if I chose to take him as he would be under two. I made the decision that I had to be in it to win it and put my hat in the ring, not expecting …

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