Month: September 2015

The Snail and the Whale LIVE!

Land, ho! The Snail and the Whale, the much-loved, modern fable, is coming ashore this December, in a LIVE adaptation that will have little hearts (and bigger ones, too) setting sail… Tall Stories, creators of the Gruffalo and Room on the Broom theatre productions, present their latest collaboration with Julia Donaldson and Alex Scheffler – […]


Researcher Claims More Kids Make For Happier Parents

It seems there’s no end to studies intent on proving that familial happiness is related to some quantifiable figure. An Australian researcher recently completed a five-year study of various types of families in an effort to determine which ‘magic number’ of kids makes for the most content. The answer (as is always expected with such […]


6 Ways to Entertain Kids when Dining Out

Be honest. Before you had kids of your own, dining at an establishment where people brought their offspring along could get annoying – fast. And now that you’re a member of the procreation club, you’ll know that as a parent, attempting to enjoy a meal in peace can be just as trying. To avoid being […]