The Jelly Spacemen: Cruise To Earth

“Hands up, who wants to go on a space holiday? Now, you can! Get on board the Jelly Cruiser with the fantastic four Jelly Spacemen and their guests as they whizz through space on their mystery tours across the galaxies. And look out—this time, they’re heading for Earth! Release the batter splatter and get ready…

Nature Scavenger Hunt

During June, we have been participating in the Wildlife Trust’s initiative #30DaysWild.  The aim is to encourage people, young and old, to get outside and enjoy the world around us and to think about the nature and wildlife that surrounds us all. You don’t need to do something big everyday – for example one of…

Ocean: Secrets of the Deep

“A stunning gift book for children fascinated by ocean creatures, habitats and conservation. Discover menacing sharks, playful dolphins, clownfish, penguins, turtles, whales, shimmering jellyfish, and gargantuan giant squid. Ocean: Secrets of the deep is jam-packed with hundreds of stylish illustrations and many more surprising facts about the world’s marine life.” Mummy’s Review Sometimes in life, things all…

Helping Children Deal With Someone Special Moving Away

We are extremely lucky as a family. Our extended family all live close by and so are very hands on in helping to raise our boys. I honestly don’t know how I would cope without them. In times of severe sleep deprivation, they were humongous support. They also fill the gaps of interest for the…

Party Pinwheel Decorations

These days children’s parties have become so expensive.  There is so much to think about – a theme, invitations, party bags, entertainment, decorations to name but a few. Party Pinwheels are fantastic for three reasons.  They are extremely easy and quick to  make, they are cheap and they look so effective once they are up! …

Who Gives A Crap?

When I was growing up, no one recycled really – other than the odd drinks can perhaps.  I can remember when I was getting towards the end of Primary School, they situated a newspaper recycling bin in our school.  It was very exciting and everyone wanted to recycle their papers (even though it was just…

How To Make A Tulle Wreath

Do you ever feel that your front door needs a little cheering up? That’s because a wreath is for life and not just for Christmas… I’m not saying to leave your traditional Holly Wreath up the whole year round.  It might look a bit brown and crispy by the summer.  However, why not add a…