Category: Children

Children

What My Children Eat During The Summer Holidays

My children are eating me out of house and home this summer holiday. As soon as breakfast is over they are asking if it is lunch time, seriously how hungry can they really be?? My shopping bill has increased by a good £20 just on snacks and extra “bits” for them, they act like they’ve …

Children, Review

Protecting Children’s Eyes With Cébé Junior Collection Sunglasses

When it comes to protecting children during the summer months we go crazy slathering on the factor 50+ but often forget about protecting our children’s delicate eyes. From an early age both of my kiddies wore sunglasses, not the novelty ones as they have no protection whatsoever. Cébé are a superb brand with a fantastic …

Children

What My 4 Year Old Ate Today

4 year olds are a tricky bunch to please and I find most of my battles with Charlie are over food. I have learnt very well to pick my battles with both children especially at meal times, so here is what Charlie ate today. Breakfast This morning Charlie ate, sourdough toast with flora spread and …

Children

Children’s Medical Essentials I Cannot Live Without

Pre children I would have a medical cupboard where I would store the usual paracetamol, vitamins and every diet pill going. Fast forward 6 years and I could give Boots a run for their money with the amount of lotions and potions I have in my now extended medical cupboard. Being the person I am, …

Children, Days Out

Half Term Fun In The Rain – Bicton Park Botanical Gardens, Devon

Half term means one thing – rain! Isn’t it typical that it always rains during the school holidays? I wasn’t going to let it defeat me today, usually we stay in and get the crafts out but I really fancied getting out and about this morning. I rallied the children up, we popped our wellies …

Children, Gift Guides

Birthday Gift Ideas for a 4 Year Old Boy

What on earth do you buy a 4 year old boy who is into everything?? Well, I’m here to help out, I have a selection of great gift ideas. Hallmark I’m starting with a different kind of gift first as I think this is just as important as a present. Cards – you have to …

Children

Easter 2018 – Chocolate Fog & Bicton Park

We started Easter day with an egg hunt around the house which the children absolutely loved. They received chocolate eggs, little toys and treats. We decided to go to Bicton Park as we have a membership and there was an Easter hunt on. I expected to pay extra and for it to be a bit …