‘A safe playground’ -KidzInMind app review and giveaway.

A screen shot from the app KidzInMind, keeping kids safe online.

KidzInMind app review. Keeping kids safe online, it’s something that has crossed my mind but I’ve not really given it too much thought as mine are so young still but actually, I’ve recently heard horror stories about seemingly innocuous internet searches by children that have turned up some incredibly unsuitable…

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Bringing History to Life, The ECW Society.

Do your kids find history boring? Do you struggle to get them engaged with the past? We found the perfect solution! We spent a weekend joining the English Civil War Society for their re-enactment weekend at Newport Pagnell. As my aunties are musketeers, we were lucky enough to be able to see behind the scenes as…

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My Little Sous Chef- Review and Giveaway

         I was recently sent a gorgeous set of cookbooks by My Little Sous Chef. It was a concept I’d not come across before, a cook book for the grown up, and a separate one for the child, with all the same recipes, but with the different…

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A letter to my anxious child, from your anxious Mum.

My darling girl, It has come to my attention that, at a mere 5 years of age, you are struggling with something that I truly wish that you could have escaped. As you tell me stories about school, I see it in your eyes, mirroring the expression that is so…

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Waddesdon Manor: Waddes not to love?!

I’m sorry I’m sorry! I know that is a terrible play on words but it came into my head when I first thought about this post about visiting Waddesdon Manor, and luckily, it more then lived up to all expectations! Plus, I am officially a Mum now, so I exercise…

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Being ill as a parent.

Having pretty poorly this weekend, it got me to thinking about the difference between being ill when you are Everyone Else In The Entire World, (EEITEW) and being poorly as A Parent. (AP) Let’s have a compare shall we! EEITEW: Phone in sick. AP: Ahahahahahahahahahahaha*deep breath*hahahahahahahahahaha!   EEITEW: Stay in bed. AP: Attempt…

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Our dream holiday.

So I saw a request for bloggers to apply to be an ambassador for Mark Warner, (this is a wonderful way of getting mentions by the way pr team! 🙂 ), and what you need to do is write about your dream family holiday. There were a few different categories,…

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