Kids & Parenting

World Book Day Costume Ideas

World Book Day is once again nearly upon us. Which character will your child be dressed as this year? Not got anything prepared yet? Here are 30 easy costumes you can make with clothes and items you probably already have at home

poppy day, crafts, remembrance
Kids & Parenting

Simple Remembrance Day Crafts for young children

With my grandad, dad and husband all serving in the armed forces Remembrance has always been an important time for me, and something that I want to pass forward to Little K. Her due date was also 11th November so very apt!

One way I found best to get her involved was to create an activity based on Remembrance of her level and talk to her around this.  Last year, we created some poppy based crafts, which she really enjoyed, and I wanted to share these ideas with you.

Birthday cake-
Kids & Parenting

Hosting a kids birthday party

We are fast approaching Little K’s fourth birthday (FOUR? How on earth has that happened so quickly?!) and we will also be hosting her first proper children’s birthday party.

Kids & Parenting

How to prepare your toddler for their pre-school boosters

Yesterday I took Little K for her Pre-school booster immunisations. I know many parents hate taking their little one’s for their jabs but without wanting to sound cruel, it actually doesn’t bother me.

Toddler Tantrum Number 10 - She didn't have enough cushions... She had ALL the cushions!
Kids & Parenting

10 Toddler Tantrums before 10am

Don't get me wrong, Little K is just like any other toddler. She has tantrums like the best of them. But this morning was different. It was like she woke up and just thought. Today is a day for tantrums.