Tag: kids

How to create a rainy day cinema at home

With summer a thing of the past, the nights are dark and the weather is often miserable. So why not create a cinema at home for whole family to enjoy on a rainy day or evening?     Here’s a simple checklist for your perfect cosy cinema experience in the comfort of your own home. […]

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Meal planning tips for families

If you’re looking for inspiration for healthy family meals on a budget, here are some great meal planning ideas that will make your shopping bill cheaper, reduce waste and free up some meal-prep time too.     Batch cook Not a new idea, but one that people don’t often get round to doing. Set aside […]

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autumnal crafts

Five great autumnal craft ideas for toddlers

This season lends itself to some amazing autumnal craft ideas to keep your toddlers entertained. Here are some great, colourful and fun crafts your little one is sure to enjoy.     Leaf pictures At this time of year there are so many wonderful colours to be seen as the leaves fall from the trees. […]

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Encouraging independent play

It takes time and patience to foster independent play in young children. While some are perfectly content with their own company, others may need to be constantly entertained. The earlier you can begin to encourage independent play with your child, the better.     Much of a child’s need to have parents play with them […]

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The funniest quotes all parents can relate to

Being a parent isn’t always easy. You are often tired, questioning your methods, running on empty and, quite frankly, a little bemused by the whole thing! But you’re not alone. Here are some funny quotes that all parents can relate to!     “90% of parenting is just thinking about when you can lie down […]

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