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School’s Out For Summer!

School's Out For Summer

With the school holidays around the corner, families up and down the UK might be wondering what activities they can do with the kids to keep them entertained this summer. So to help you out, we have a list of recommended fun and family-friendly events taking place during the summer holidays, so here’s hoping you’llRead More »

April Showers: 7 Fun Indoor Games for Spring

Indoor Play Hide and Seek

Spring may well be here, but before you let your rabble loose in the great outdoors, remember: April means showers.

Alternative Gift and Celebration Ideas for Mother’s Day

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Mothers deserve much more than a bouquet of petrol station daffodils and a bottle of Cava on Mother’s Day. We’ve put together a list of seven alternative gift and celebration ideas to surprise the mums in your life on March 15.

Spooky Play Inspiration for Halloween

Happy brother and two sisters on Halloween party

The spookiest time of the year is upon us and however you are celebrating Halloween with the kids this year, here are a few games the whole family can get involved with.

5 Easy Halloween Costume Ideas to Make at Home

halloween costume ideas. Flickr creative commons: Will Montague

Halloween is not just a time for ghosts and ghouls. It is a time to dress up in the most bizarre, and sometimes humorous, costumes and trick or treat to your heart’s content.

Five Brilliant Games Tables for Indoor Play

Table Football, or Fussball. Flickr Creative Commons: Michael E.

As well as keeping the kids (big and small, alike) entertained for hours on end, indoor games tables are fantastic for developing spatial awareness, dexterity and improving hand/eye coordination. Here we explore five of the best games table available for your home.

The secret to finding a perfect Halloween costume

With Halloween just around the corner, it is time to start looking for the perfect costume for your little ones. Here are some simple tips to finding a costume that’s guaranteed to score your monsters a ton of sweets. When it comes to Halloween, spooky is great. Whether your child wants to be a vampireRead More »

10 of the Best Rainy Day Activities for Kids

Despite a brief respite in the form of a mild Indian summer casting itself over the UK throughout September, the inevitable 7 months of rain are approaching fast. Keeping the kids entertained and excited during rainy days can be incredibly difficult and stressful – here are 10 great rainy day activities that will keep theRead More »

The Ultimate Guide to Organising your Child’s Bedroom

With the summer holidays over and the kids back in school, now is the best time to enter into the depths of their bedroom and have a good old clean and return some semblance of order. With no apparent start or end to the mess, organising a child’s bedroom can seem a daunting task butRead More »

Crafty Ideas for Rainy Day Play

After one of the rainiest summers on record, you may be struggling with new ‘rainy day’ games to play during wet weekends and dreary evenings with the kids. Here are a few fun craft ideas which will keep them quiet and busy for hours on end. Green Finger Training Growing plants indoors is the perfectRead More »