Month: May 2012

Wake-up system for children

When we were teaching my little girl to sleep in a ‘big girl’ bed – she was around 20 months – we used a light on a timer to show her when she was allowed to get out of bed in the morning. She knew that she was to stay in bed until the little […]

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5 tips to get ready for the Summer!

Summer is here! It’s lovely to see the evenings drawing out before us, and fun to start planning day trips, holidays and family times in the garden. But if, like me, you find the idea of getting active again after what seems like months of hibernation a little of your reach at the moment, it […]

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Toddler dance classes

My daughter is nearly two-and-a-half and I would love to take her to dance classes. Music is an integral part of household – metal, 80s and classical are what we dote on, and my sweet one loves to jam up a storm. We have ‘dance parties’ for two, sometimes three (me and her, and sometimes […]

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Top 10 pregnancy movie quotes

There are some really funny films about being pregnant – some really funny ones! I have hunted down my favourite ‘baby movies’ and picked out my top 10 pregnancy movie quotes. I hope you’ll enjoy reminiscing and relating – and feel free to laugh out loud! 1. “I’m itchy everywhere, my ankles are fat and […]

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Kids educational calendar toy

I’ve found a really fun way to teach my toddler about the days of the week – months, years and even seasons. It’s a wooden educational calendar toy called Circa. Small children don’t really have much concept of time – other than night and day, and that sometimes it’s warmer and other times colder. Life […]

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