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Craft Corner: Christmas Cards & Decorations

Dare I ask how the excitement levels are for Christmas in your house? It may not be December yet but I certainly have two very excited boys who are hyped […]


Stocking Filler ideas for kids aged 6+

We never did stockings when I was a kid and when Mr H was growing up he had a pillowcase instead! I introduced stockings for E’s first Christmas and it […]


A quiet weekend – Living Arrows 45/52

I’ve not many photos to share from last week. This one of E was snapped when we were reviewing Jooki, a smart music player for kids. He’s getting more and […]


Where to see Father Christmas in Surrey

It’s that time of year again where we are all turning our focus onto Christmas. How many of us have already started using Santa to keep their kids in check? […]


Review: Jooki – Smart Music Player for Kids

When we were offered the opportunity to review Jooki, smart music player for kids, I was keen to test it out to see if it would be something both boys (age 6 and 9) would enjoy using[…]


3Doodler Start Essentials Pen Set review

3Doodler is an award-winning product that allows kids and adults to bring their drawings to life in 3D form. The 3Doodler Start which is aimed at children aged 6-12[…]


Win a copy of Michael Rosen’s Book of Play

Michael Rosen’s Book of Play shows us how play can help children with their creativity and resilience.  The book is packed with creative activities for both indoor and outdoor play[…]


Monster Halloween Cupcakes with Swizzels

We decided to bake some cupcakes and to make some Monster Halloween cupcakes by decorating them with Swizzels. I prepped the cupcakes in advance, using orange cupcake cases. I then[…]