Kids’ Craft Hacks

Craft

Crafts are a great way to keep your kids busy, particularly as we’re all spending more time at home than usual. As well as keeping youngsters entertained, crafting can also help to develop their motor skills and enhance their creativity, which makes it a superb way to have fun and optimise their well-being.  Of course, crafts aren’t always the easiest activity to enjoy at home, particularly when you’re the one doing all the cleanup! If you want to simplify the… Continue Reading “Kids’ Craft Hacks”

Do You Struggle with the Winter Blues? Try These Tips to Beat Them

5 Great UK Destinations for a Family Getaway this Winter 1

Everyone has their favourite season of the year, and for some people that season is winter, but for the majority of people – especially in the UK, winter is a struggle from a mental health perspective. Short, dark and rainy days don’t do much to boost moods, and whilst other countries may enjoy snowy winters that can make for fun days, the UK doesn’t really get lucky in this area, and when we do get snow, it tends to be… Continue Reading “Do You Struggle with the Winter Blues? Try These Tips to Beat Them”

Top tips on how to reduce food waste

Fresh Food

Did you know that every year, we throw away 7 million tonnes of food? This works out at a staggering £12 billion, and much of what we discard could have been eaten. Reducing food waste is so simple, and if you follow these tips below, not only will you spend less money on food (because what you buy will go further), but you’ll also be doing your bit to help the environment. Be smart when unpacking food When you unpack… Continue Reading “Top tips on how to reduce food waste”

What families can do to join the fight against Superbugs

Tablets

It is that time of year when the kids seem to pick up every cough and cold going – in fact, within the first couple of weeks of being back at school mine all went down with a cough and cold. Kids have a strong tendency to spread germs, especially at school as they touch surfaces and then touch their eyes, nose and mouths and although it is perfectly OK to send them to school with a minor cough or cold, there are some hints… Continue Reading “What families can do to join the fight against Superbugs”

Win the perfect weaning set from Doidy

Doidy cup soup

Have you started on the weaning adventure with your baby? It is a new and exciting phase for both you and your baby and I have partnered with Doidy to bring you a fab giveaway. Doidy is recommended by professionals, trusted by parents and has led ‘Weaning by Design’ for over 70 years as the makers of the famous open slanted Doidy Cup and the new Doidy Bowl with its super-suction base and high-lip to aid baby-led weaning.  Starting to… Continue Reading “Win the perfect weaning set from Doidy”