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!”

10 things that happen after you come home from Walt Disney World

Princess Elena of Avalor

It as been just over a month since we returned home from Walt Disney World in Orlando and there has been a definite shift in things the kids love to do. Once they have come down from all the excitement of telling absolutely everyone about their holiday, you think it would stop………wrong! The kids are now all-things-Disney obsessed. Things that happen when you get back from Walt Disney World 1. Our 14-year-old Disney CD that has been gathering dust in… Continue Reading “10 things that happen after you come home from Walt Disney World”

What we are watching on Netflix!

Being the parent of 20 somethings and teens, we are quite up together on technology and new things, but I have to admit we were very late to the Netflix party. We finally discovered it at the beginning of last year after hearing rave reviews about Orange is the New Black and we haven’t looked back since. We even made the decision to ditch our Virgin TV package. I am stupidly excited that we have been asked to be part… Continue Reading “What we are watching on Netflix!”

Keep the kids entertained with Amazon Prime this half term

Pokemon

Keeping the kids occupied during school holidays can be tricky, especially if the weather is miserable. Much as we love to be out and about battling whatever the weather throws at us, sometimes we just want to relax in front of the TV, watching a film whilst snuggled under a blanket with some popcorn. Last year we culled our Virgin Media package as we were finding it got more and more expensive to run and we weren’t really using all… Continue Reading “Keep the kids entertained with Amazon Prime this half term”

We’re going on a Bear Hunt this Christmas

I love Christmas for being the time we have all our favourite books adapted for the TV. We still have The Gruffalo, Stick Man, Gruffalo’s Child and Room on the Broom all saved on our planner from previous years and they are still regularly watched by the kids. This year it is the turn of We’re Going on a Bear Hunt to be made into a screen version which will be shown at 7.30pm on Channel 4 on Christmas Eve with a… Continue Reading “We’re going on a Bear Hunt this Christmas”