CHILDREN’S FIRST AID ADVICE FROM ST JOHN AMBULANCE

It’s no surprise that statistics show that a high proportion of children’s accidents happen during the school holidays and at weekends. With this in mind, St John Ambulance have just launched their new children’s first aid…

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BACK TO SCHOOL WITH TESCO | AD

*This is a paid advertorial with Tesco* As much as I hate to admit it, I am one of those people who leaves everything to the last minute, school uniform shopping included. I always end…

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OUR SUMMER PLANS

Schools out for summer, and all that! Usually I wouldn’t be overly excited for school holidays because my husband is often working so it’s just me and the kids struggling to find things to do.…

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THE IMPORTANCE OF FREE PLAY WITH PETITS FILOUS

As modern parents, our children are very rarely bored. We tend to have their days planned out for them and if we need to get something done then we’ll just hand them the iPad for…

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SCHOOLS OUT FOR SUMMER | GOODBYE RECEPTION AND YEAR 2

Today was the last day of school until September. I didn’t think I would get emotional about it, but this morning it really hit me just how quickly the kids are growing up. I took…

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BALANCING YOUR PRIVATE AND PROFESSIONAL LIVES

As you may know, it has been more than two years since I started this blog. I decided against going back to a nine-to-five job to live from my passion: blogging. Not only did working…

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TOP TIPS FOR DEALING WITH CHICKENPOX

The dreaded chickenpox. It’s a very common childhood illness that we all have to deal with at some point. It’s not nice seeing your child unwell and uncomfortable from all the itchy spots and for…

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WHY I DECIDED TO PULL MY SON OUT OF SWIMMING LESSONS

Earlier this week we made the decision to pull our son out of his swimming lessons. He has always loved water and has been going to lessons at our local leisure centre for over a…

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GETTING THE LITTLE ONES INTO THE GARDEN THIS SPRING

Having a garden for your children to play in throughout spring and summer is extremely beneficial. There are so many positive reasons as to why your children should be outside enjoying the beautiful fresh air,…

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EASY2NAME LABELS REVIEW

So I’m currently into my third year of being a school mum, and I now have two children at full time school which means twice the amount of uniform to go missing! I’m a little…

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DIY JOBS YOUR KIDS CAN SAFELY HELP WITH

When you’re next looking to redecorate a room, build a shed or do a range of DIY jobs, why not let your kids get involved? They’ll probably be interested in what you’re doing and want…

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