Visiting the Eden Project with toddlers

You can’t visit Cornwall without dropping by the Eden Project, it’s one of the most impressive places to see in Britain.  I often get daunted about visiting big tourist places with my kids, as I…

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Crockford Bridge Farm review

If you’re looking for a PYO that’s geared up for the whole family to enjoy, then Crockford Bridge Farm is definitely the place to visit.  It’s pumpkin season there right now, and the farm has…

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What’s on at Warner Brothers Studio Tour?

There’s no denying the fact that the Warner Brothers Studio Tour packs a real punch in terms of the ultimate family day out, especially if you have some little Hogwarts fanatics in your home, but…

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Mayfield Lavender Farm review

I always thought family fun at the farm involved feeding goats and meeting pigs, cows and sheep. But our recent trip to Mayfield Lavender Farm in Surrey has broadened my horizons and I wanted to…

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50 things to do with toddlers this summer

Summer is here and if you have a toddler you’re probably hoping to make the best of those precious weeks of sunshine outside. If you’re struggling for inspiration for how to fill the days, here…

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21 shows to binge on Netflix now

Whether you’re breastfeeding for hours in the day, or night, or looking for something to help your brain switch off in the evening, I have got some top shows to keep you entertained. These are…

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6 easy flower crafts for toddlers

  I love flowers, so combining florals with crafts for my toddlers is a brilliant solution to boring days at home for me! I’m always looking for rainy day inspiration for things to do with…

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10 hobbies for mums to do at home 

Free time can be a bit of a luxury when you’re a mother but when you do get a few spare moments to yourself, it feels so good to use those moments to do something…

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50 things to do before you’re 3

There’s always a lot of talk about adults having a bucket list or things to do before you’re 30, but what about toddlers! There’s a lot of fun to be had in those early years…

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10 easy ways to entertain a baby and a toddler

Trying to keep a baby and a toddler happy and entertained all day can be exhausting and stretch your imagination to the limit. Many toddler toys are not age appropriate for babies and you don’t…

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Homemade fluffy glitter slime

This homemade three-ingredient glitter slime is so very easy to make and seriously satisfying to squish between your fingers! In my latest quest to keep the kids entertained I decided to give slime a go…

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Fun ways to get active with the family

When it comes to living a longer and healthier life, one of the best things we can do is just get outside and stretch our legs. For me, having children has provided a real incentive…

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Easy Valentine’s Day crafts for toddlers (and parents who are rubbish at crafts)

Valentine’s Day is the absolute perfect occasion to draw inspiration for some crafts with your toddler. I say this as someone who is absolutely dreadful at arts and crafts. I do it because I love…

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40 fun activities to do with your baby at home

I had no idea what to do with my first baby when I was at home with her all day in the first six months. I was exclusively pumping so felt pretty tied to our…

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Only child bucket list: 15 things to do with your eldest before their sibling is born

If you’re expecting your second child you’re probably already worrying about how you will find time for your toddler. It is tricky to pay them enough attention in those early weeks with a newborn, because…

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A date night at Thames Lido

Escapism is a rare luxury when you’re a parent. Switching off completely can be tough, as your head is so full of child-related matters such as bedtime routines, unblocking runny noses and building the perfect…

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10 fun indoor activities to entertain two under two

One of the most difficult things I found about having two under two was what to do with them all day. They might be close in age but their abilities, social etiquette, awareness of danger…

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50 cheap or free things to do with a toddler

If love was measured in pound coins then we would all be millionaires. But sadly it isn’t and we aren’t. Unless you reading this right now are, in which case why on earth are you…

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Coral Reef Waterworld review

Coral Reef and I go way way back. I used to work there as a lifeguard about 15 years ago and I was swimming there as a child even longer before that. So I was…

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40 fun activities for two-year-olds (and parents who are rubbish at arts and crafts)

Once I was finally able to ditch art as a subject at school I thought my days of drawing laughable trees, wonky flowers and strange stick men were behind me. But the big problem for…

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