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    5 Things to do with Grandma on Mother’s Day

    March 20, 2019Celebrate with us, Celebrations, Things To Do

    Not long to go now until Mother’s Day! No matter how long you’ve been a mum, Mother’s Day never stops being exciting. Our children show us their love every day in tiny, ordinary moments, but it always touches our hearts when they go the extra mile to make us feel special.

    The same goes for your very own mum! Now that she’s a grandma she’s a different kind of mother figure, and that deserves celebrating just …

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    How to Choose the Right Nursery School for Your Child

    February 11, 2019How to, Lifestyle, Parenting, Things To Do, Uncategorised

    The first day of nursery can be scarier for parents than it is for children. It’s hard to believe your little one is already heading out into the world! When you’re dealing with separation anxiety, the last thing you need is a bad feeling about the nursery school.

    The good news is, it’s easy to find a nursery where your child will be happy and well-cared for. You just need to do a little research and …

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    Easy Christmas Crafts for Children of All Ages

    December 20, 2018Lifestyle, Things To Do

    Crafting at Christmas is a wonderful way of spending time as a family when it’s too cold or rainy to head out of doors. Our children love to get their mitts on glue, tissue paper, paint and glitter, and it’s actually vital that they do so. Craft projects help them hone their essential fine-motor skills, plus it gives kids a great sense of pride and accomplishment to make something with their own two hands.

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    What’s Your Christmas Spirit Animal? Take Our Quiz to Find Out

    December 18, 2018Lifestyle, Things To Do

    Christmas means something different to every parent. For some of us, it’s the most wonderful time of year and we just can’t get enough. For others, it’s time to turn into a giant ball of stress. We all have our own ways of celebrating, too. Maybe you’re the type who likes to go all out, or maybe your perfect Christmas is all about keeping it simple.

    No matter what your Christmas style, there’s a Christmas Spirit …

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    How to Bring the Santa Story to Life for Your Children

    December 14, 2018How to, Lifestyle, Parenting, Things To Do

     One of the great joys of Christmas is sharing the story of Santa with your favourite little people. We all remember our own childhood Christmases, listening with wide-eyed wonder to the timeless tale of a jolly white-bearded man from the North Pole. It’s one of the few, precious chances we get in life to truly believe that magic is real and happening all around us. Now we get to pass on the story to our …

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    Find Ways to Bring the Family Together in Our New Christmas Video

    November 12, 2018Information, Lifestyle, Parenting, Things To Do, Uncategorised

    These days, bringing the family together is more of a challenge than ever. Many of us live far away from our loved ones, relying on video calls and chat groups to check in. Even when we’re close by, our hectic schedules can keep us apart. Work, school and extracurriculars take so much time that it’s hard to get everyone around the same table. But, as our new Christmas video shows, it doesn’t have to be that …

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    The Best Family Picnic Spots in The Uk

    August 1, 2018Lifestyle, Things To Do, Uncategorised

    Who doesn’t love a picnic? Putting down a blanket and tucking into tasty sandwiches and juicy strawberries with the sun shining down – it really is the best feeling. If you love to dine al fresco you’re in luck as the heatwave shows no signs of leaving. Whether you live in the North of England or the South West coastline we have found a spot for your family to enjoy a yummy picnic.

    Heaton Park – …

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    6 Tips for Taking Beautiful Holiday Photos of Your Children

    July 23, 2018Advice, Lifestyle, Parenting, Things To Do

    Words and Images by Suzi Mitchell of Little White Photography

    Holiday photos are so important, they’re an opportunity to capture some of our most precious memories for our children to look back on. Whether you’re going abroad or having a staycation in the UK, that time together as a family is priceless.  Plus the photos you capture will always be there to remind you and your children of the time you spent together. The games you’d play …

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