This October get ready to enjoy and experience the UK’s top shopping event for new and expectant parents. The Baby Show, with MadeForMums, will be taking place from Friday 19th until Sunday 21st October at Olympia London. It is a must-attend event that gives visitors the opportunity to compare, try and buy – all under one roof!  … View Post

It’s no secret that children just have this calling to draw. And sometimes, that calling means that they don’t necessarily draw on paper, but on other objects around your house as well…Walls, pictures, the dog…you name it, if it’s got a surface, they want to draw on it or colour it. As a parent, how many times have you found yourself staring in disbelief at the art that your little one has done or an object that you know will never come clean, ever again? … View Post

Some of you may recall me sharing a special Tots + Tykes hamper from Social Network Solutions last year.  Filled with an array of wonderful baby and children’s items including clothing, toys, accessories and food for the children.  So when I received an email a few months ago asking whether I’d like to receive another hamper this year – of course I said yes.… View Post

’m not one to exaggerate or be dramatic in any way, but is anyone else…

Literally. Drowning. In. Laundry?

Don’t answer in the comments. I know you are, and if you’re not, I don’t want to know that either. What happens when the children go back to school? It doesn’t really make sense, does it? You’d think with them being at home 24/7 over the summer months there’d be more clothes to clean during July and August.… View Post

For the first time ever, Disney On Ice audiences can watch Moana and demigod Maui live, which will be super exciting for so many parents youngsters. The show also features an additional eight tales from family classics, including appearances from Frozen, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella, The Little Mermaid and Tangled characters.… View Post

If you haven’t already, go, go, GO checkout Price I Want to Pay. The name says it all really. And this is how it works. Around about now or over the coming weeks, the kids will be writing their letters to FC. Whether the elves pick them up or they shoot up the chimney – however, magic goes down in your house, Price I Want to Pay makes the magic happen.… View Post

Whilst we can hope that others around us will add to our happiness it is something that starts within. Something that two amazing bloggers Penny Alexander and Becky Goddard-Hill (who I have the great privilege to say I know) have recently written an amazing book for tweens (7-11 year olds) – Create Your Own Happy. Their book showcases ways in which children (and adults alike) can create their own happiness. … View Post

Great British getaways aren’t exclusive to the southwest coast of the country. A little further north, just above the capital, on the east coast of England, Suffolk is the ideal Staycation location for the whole family.… View Post

Thinking about updating your home can be a bit overwhelming. Many times, the thought of tackling anything can immediately outweigh the amount of effort that you’re wanting and willing to do. Instead of psyching yourself out before you even begin, why not take a step back and think about home renovation ideas that literally anyone can do. If you have a bit of time, you have the ability to make changes in and around your home.… View Post