7 Parenting Hacks for School Organisation

Sending your child to school for the first time is a huge step.  That first day looms large in your mind! You’ve spent the summer thinking about whether they will cope with such a long day, whether they will make…

5 Top Tips On Navigating The School Playground

Your child is starting school and you’ve read up on how to make their first day as easy as possible. The uniform is neatly ironed, everything has been labelled at least three times over, and you’ve spent the summer encouraging…

Dear Teacher: Things I’d like you …

Dear Teacher I have been where you are many times before. I have been excited on the first day to meet my class and get to know them better. I have enjoyed the relaxation of the first few days –…

Wonderland – A Great Day Out With The …

Somewhere in the north of England there is a little known theme park. We stumbled across it when we were visiting Telford and Ironbridge and we were delighted! We had seen a sign for it on the previous day, and…

Top Tips For Visiting Legoland

We have been spending quite a lot of time at Legoland this Summer, and the kids absolutely love it. It’s only an hour away from home, and as we have Merlin passes it’s a great day out.  However, for the first…

Rosie Revere, Engineer: A Book Review

We have recently had birthdays for both Little Miss and Little Sir, and we were delighted to be given Rosie Revere, Engineer as a present for Little Miss for her birthday. The children love new books (almost as much as…

What A Difference A Year Makes In …

Exactly this time last year, we were sitting as we are now, watching CountryFile and listening out for any noise from Little Miss and Little Sir who had just moved in.  The weight of what we were doing was heavy…