If you are looking into getting your little one swimming lessons here are some useful tips from Southern Swim Schools 1. Speak to family and friends for recommendations 2. Look on the STA website - check the swim school is registered. 3. Check they are a STA Swim Star Swim School as this is bench mark … Continue reading Time for Swimming!
Before Miss MIP came along hubby and I would often spend weekends camping away - it was a quick, cheap and easy way to make the most of a weekend and we really wanted to carry on when Baby MIP arrived. Sadly it became quickly apparent that Baby MIP and sleep were not going to … Continue reading Our first family camping experience……
As your children get older you start to return to the things you had to stop doing when they arrived. We've always loved camping but Miss MIP has never been a good sleeper so begrudgingly we had to leave one of our favourite pastimes behind for a few years. Now she is starting to become … Continue reading The Outdoor Adventure and Camping Show – Review
We're off to Longleat Center Parcs again this month and I'm so looking forward to our 4 night family break. It's been a big year for us all so the idea of some family time out is very welcome right now. If you are able to go term time it is possible to get a … Continue reading My tips for a great Center Parcs break
I was talking to a friend recently and she said that she'd never been on holiday with her daughter because she didn't see how a holiday with a child was worth it. She thought that a holiday with a family was just doing the same things you usually would just in a different location. I … Continue reading Are holidays with young children worth it?
With the glorious bank holiday sunshine sparking barbecues across the country, the kids half terms holidays acting as some serious inspiration and those big, long 6 week summer holidays just on the horizon you will no doubt be thinking about starting to plan your big summer adventure. If, like me, your bank account starts to … Continue reading 101 Ideas to Kick Your Summer Off in Style
I have a three year old kleptomaniac in my house - she hoards things in bags and boxes all over the place. Her favorite items to steal are my house keys, my wallet and she takes great delight in filling my handbag with other things I don't actually need. I've not been able to pay … Continue reading Review – Beets BLU Pager Tag
I was really intrigued to get the chance to review a wood canvas from Zazzle on behalf of What's Good To Do. I couldn’t quite picture (please note the pun!) what it would look like or how it would arrive. The whole process of ordering is pretty good fun – you start off by choosing you picture size, what … Continue reading Zazzle Wood Canvas – Review
I recently ran a car seat Q&A on my Facebook page. The world of car seats is such a confusing place to be and in my experience it is also a world full of guilt. When we brought our daughters car seat we got the best our budget could stretch to but like many parents … Continue reading The Car Seat Geek
As some of you will know from my recent YouTube video I took a run on the road for the first time a few weeks back. It was both empowering and terrifying all at the same time but the one thing it most definitely was was painful. I couldn't believe the amount of pain I felt … Continue reading Gait assessment – what’s it all about?