Learning to read

It’s the fourth time round for me in supporting my youngest child in her journey to read. Whilst I have done it three… more »

Buying Baubles each year

Out of all this craziness, perhaps my most favourite Christmas tradition for me personally is Baubles. Each year I buy each child an… more »

Getting ready for ‘big school’

Of course we all want to bring up children that are happy and confident. It goes without saying that we want our little… more »

Win tickets to The Baby Show at NEC, Birmingham!

The next Baby Show with MadeForMums, is set to return to the NEC Birmingham from 13th to 15th May, and we have some… more »

Standing up for the Elf!

I have seen lots of blogs lately with parents ‘dissing’ the Elf!  Apparently, he brings out the worst in us and our children,… more »

The School Christmas Play

I don’t know about you but in our house we have been singing ‘Gabriel Calling’ and “Knock on the Door’ for several weeks… more »

A party in Narnia

Regular readers will know by now how much I love a good party. Not a grown-up, sophisticated, ‘me-time’ type of party (although I am… more »

The simple joys of camping

I had always loved camping as a child, and was keen to let my children share the same experience. I was a Girl… more »