New books to gift this Christmas

Advertisement feature Over the last few months, we have been sent some great books to review. They’re not Christmas books but books that can be enjoyed all year round. If…

Gifts to encourage children to love reading

I love giving children’s books as gifts. Today I’m writing a gift guide of gifts to encourage a love of reading. We were once told my our daughter’s primary school teacher…

Christmas by the sea in Dorset

Advertisement feature Have you ever thought about going away for Christmas? Perhaps even spending Christmas by the sea? I’d love to go away one Christmas with all my family, hire…

Beaker creatures review & giveaway

Recently we were sent learning resources Beaker creatures liquid reactor super lab to review and I have one for one of you to win too. I love Learning resources as…

DIY marbled Christmas card

Have you ever made Christmas cards with your children? It’s something we do each year and their grandparents love receiving these cards. Over the years we’ve made a number of…

Christmas gifts from Wicked uncle

Advertorial content Are you still looking for Christmas gift inspiration for children? If so Wicked Uncle might be the place to head. I’ve worked with Wicked Uncle previously and they…

Outdoor families gift guide

Wondering what to buy an outdoor loving family or perhaps you’re looking for a gift for your own children to encourage them to get outside more? Then this is the…

Christmas gift guide for 3-5 year olds 2018

Have you finished your Christmas shopping yet? If not and you have a preschool or primary school age child to buy for, you might find this gift guide useful. This…

Best Christmas gifts for babies and toddlers 2018

My youngest is coming up to two and a half, she’s also my second daughter so I feel over the last 5 years we’ve tried lots of toys and gifts.…

How to create a book advent calendar

I’ve been creating a book advent calendar for my children since my eldest was a toddler. It started out because I wanted a toddler advent calendar that wasn’t just chocolate…