Planning A City Getaway for The Easter Break

London Eye

As Easter is approaching there’s a lot on offer for families looking to spend a long weekend exploring the city, and something to suit everyone in the family (even the adults!). London can be a great option, with plenty of pop up activities and permanent tourist attractions. If you’re thinking of visiting the capital this Easter, here are something to consider. Put together an itinerary If you’re kids are into science, art or history then it’s worth looking at the… Continue Reading “Planning A City Getaway for The Easter Break”

Gift Ideas for a Sugar-Free Easter

Kingston Lacy Bluebells

Now that we are into the month of March, my attentions have turned towards Easter and cannot believe it is only 4 weeks away! Like all kids, mine love nothing more than a visit from the Easter Bunny with some chocolate eggs but when you have friends and family buying them chocolate treats, and joining in with Easter egg hunts it can all get a bit much and the chocolate starts taking over the house. A few years ago, Hubby… Continue Reading “Gift Ideas for a Sugar-Free Easter”

My Top 5 Alternative Easter Gifts for Kids


Just walk into any supermarket and you are bombarded with shelf upon shelf of chocolate treats all ready and waiting for Easter. In our family we avoid Easter Eggs, although the kids receive them from friends and family so they do get a couple to enjoy. Instead we buy them a little gift, usually toys or clothing, depending what they want or need. Easter is the perfect time to teach children all about new life, why things grow and getting… Continue Reading “My Top 5 Alternative Easter Gifts for Kids”

Easter Roast Lamb


Lamb is one of my favourite meats but I have to admit that we don’t eat it as often as we would like as the younger kids are not fans and it is quite expensive, so we have it as a treat every now and again. The team at New Zealand Lamb invited us to try a new Easter recipe over the weekend and it was amazing. Ingredients A half shoulder or half leg of New Zealand lamb (thawed from frozen or chilled) 450g… Continue Reading “Easter Roast Lamb”

Join Fluffster’s Easter Egg Hunt and #Win with Hopster


Hopster, the ad-free children’s playroom for pre-schoolers, is the UK’s favourite and top grossing children’s app and in celebration of Easter, Hopster TV are giving away special Easter goodie bags and it is really easy to enter. Can you help Fluffster, Birdee and Rabbit spot the 5 differences? Found them all? Use the rafflecopter form and comment below with your answers for a chance to win these Easter goodies, or why not download the app for more fun games, nursery rhymes… Continue Reading “Join Fluffster’s Easter Egg Hunt and #Win with Hopster”