Christmas is round the corner, there is no escaping it! In fact it is only 8 weeks this Sunday to the big day, so most of us have probably thought about the gifts we are planning to buy for our loved ones.
When it comes to the children though there is so (more…)
Kayleigh is our first born, therefore unforunatly for her everything that happens is a first for us as parents.
Her first tooth, her first step. losing her first tooth, first day at school, her first birthday party and so on. It doesn’t make them any more special than Ethan’s firsts but we most certainly (more…)
If you are still looking for that main present this Christmas and have a little racer on your hands, I think we may have the perfect gift for you!
Ethan has recently been trying out the Go MINI Night Challenge Raceway and he has loved it!
The set comes with everything you need (more…)
We were recently asked by Thinkmoney to share our views on teaching children about saving and budgets as well as to design our own piggy bank which they kindly provided.
Recent research shows that three quarters of parents would like children in primary school to be taught financial education and I have (more…)
1. the act or process of exhausting.
2. the state of being exhausted.
3. extreme weakness or fatigue.
4. The state of health of a parent who has a poorly child or two!.
Being a parent is the best thing in the world you are lucky enough to be able to (more…)
Did you know that 17,000 under 5 year olds across the world die every day from preventable causes, no I didn’t add a few extra “00’s” on the end of that, it really is SEVENTEEN THOUSAND.
That number is an unthinkable, heart breaking, uncomprehend able amount and is so much higher than (more…)
Throwing a kids party lately has become a bit of parenting nightmare!
Over recent weeks we’ve seen stories of children being sent invoices for non attendance and then more recently than that we have seen Myleene Klass share an email regarding collections for birthday gifts.
Over the last few years we’ve hosted some (more…)
Being a parent is hard work at times but the most rewarding job you will ever have.
There is no way of warning someone who’s about to become a first time parent of what lies ahead, the rollercoaster of going from stressed one minute to feeling tears of joy the next and that (more…)
In todays technology world we live in, safety on the internet is important to all parents.
How would you like to be one of the first people in the country come the new year to get your hands on the new HomeHalo systems?
HomeHalo, a Hampshire-based firm, has come up a revolutionary way (more…)
Regular readers of our blog may have notice the lovely new badge in our side bar – we are official Lollibop bloggers!
That’s right, we are heading for our first ever trip to Lollibop this year and I can’t wait, I haven’t told Kayleigh and Ethan yet though!
This year it is being (more…)