Children and Parents Having Fun From Tots to Tweens

Robinson Crusoe Day

Posted by on Jan 30, 2013 in Activities, Activities from stories, Art and Craft, Blog, Design and Technology, Featured Posts, Out and about | 0 comments

Friday is Robinson Crusoe Day! It marks the day in 1709 that Alexander Selkirk was rescued after 5 years on Juan Fernandez island off the...

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Things to Do with Children in Winter!

Posted by on Jan 21, 2013 in Activities, Activities from stories, Art and Craft, Blog, Featured Posts, Out and about, Seasonal | 0 comments

As the winter chill looks set to continue in the UK this week, here is a list of things to do with children in winter both indoors and...

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5 Top Tips for a Happy Halloween

Posted by on Oct 16, 2012 in Activities, Blog, Featured Posts, Seasonal | 10 comments

Halloween has become awfully commercial; the supermarket shelves are piled high with orange plastic pumpkins, sparkly witch costumes, scary...

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Last Minute Crafty Father’s Day Idea

Posted by on Jun 15, 2012 in Activities, Art and Craft, Blog, Featured Posts, Seasonal | 0 comments

It’s Father’s Day on Sunday here in the UK so here is a last minute crafty idea to make his day! Handprint cards are guaranteed...

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What To Do With The Rain

Posted by on Apr 25, 2012 in Activities, Blog, Out and about, Science | 7 comments

A drought was announced here in the South West of England about ten days ago. It has rained, heavily, every day since. I can almost hear...

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Pottering About! – Gardening With Kids

Posted by on Feb 27, 2012 in Activities, Blog, Featured Posts, Gardening with Kids | 6 comments

The sun broke through at the weekend and we spent most of our time outside in the garden, hacking through the undergrowth with machetes...

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