Eighteen

Kian 18

Well, it’s official – we have successfully grown three humans into adulthood. Kian turns 18 today!! My biggest baby at 9lb 1oz, he was born on 20th August and was officially nicknamed after Hubby’s pregnancy craving, Ben and Jerry’s Chunky Monkey ice cream. Taking after his Dad, he was my first non-sleeping baby and introduced us to the idea of the ‘power nap’ – let him fall asleep at the wrong time for mere seconds and he was re-engerised for… Continue Reading “Eighteen”

What to buy a tween boy for their birthday

Kylo Ren Pop Vinyl

Isaac’s 10th birthday is fast approaching and we have got to the stage where he is fast outgrowing the need and want for toys. At almost 10, Isaac has a clear definition of what he likes and dislikes which has made present buying tricky, especially for friends and relatives. I find buying presents for girls much easier at this age, as they tend to love getting clothes, shoes, beauty accessories etc, whereas boys often seem to act much younger. So… Continue Reading “What to buy a tween boy for their birthday”

Birthdays on Demand from Netflix!

Netflix Birthday on demand

According to The Office for National Statistics, the most popular birthday in the UK over the last 20 years falls on 26th September. To rejoice this celebration of love and festivities, Netflix have released their brand-new Birthday’s On-Demand feature. Netflix can reveal that two thirds (64%) of children’s parties are themed after their favourite TV shows and movies, so have decided to take matters one step further by creating a feature, where parents can simply press play anytime and anywhere, and their… Continue Reading “Birthdays on Demand from Netflix!”

6 Children’s Party Ideas That You Should Have

Bouncy castle

How do you ensure that your children’s birthday party is the best in the neighbourhood? There is no right answer, other than simply making sure that all of the kids who attend have a great time and in dire need of an early night! When you are tasked with throwing an unforgettable birthday party for your young son or daughter, you, of course, want the day to be perfect. Although the party will only last a few hours, the planning… Continue Reading “6 Children’s Party Ideas That You Should Have”