Christmas Guide: Tweens

Christmas Guide: Tweens

Roo is approaching that difficult age between being a small child and a teenager, more fondly recognised as the Tween years.  The Tween age makes them want to be older than they are, whilst their parents are desperately trying to slow time down and keep them...
Wrapping up for winter

Wrapping up for winter

Being a northerner at heart you’d think I’d be used to the cold weather, however after living in the south for the past 18 years it has made me go a little soft – I do still like the winter though.  Those cosy evenings snuggled on the sofa...
Christmas Guide: School Age

Christmas Guide: School Age

I quite enjoy Christmas shopping for school age children, they are not afraid to vocalise their likes and dislikes and most importantly what it is they want for Christmas.  Starting school and realising that their time spent playing with toys is suddenly cut...
Christmas Guide: Pre-School

Christmas Guide: Pre-School

The pre-school age group is an exciting time, they have just found their feet and are busy exploring the world.  Learning new things each day and seeing their little personalities start forming is amazing to watch.  Buying for a pre-schooler however is...
Why my children have highback booster seats

Why my children have highback booster seats

It’s Road Safety Week (17th-23rd November) and it has got me thinking about car seats for children.  I’d like to think that all parents are now aware of the child car seat law that they must follow, however watching parents on the school run...