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Review Nature Bee

Review Nature Bee

Beauty products are a world that seems to have passed me by in life. I’ve never really bought make-up (unless it’s the sparkly glitter variety), and a large pot of one-cream-for-all moisturiser is generally the extent of my beauty regime. Can you…

Big Kahuna Festival -Twistin’ my melon man! WIN tickets

Big Kahuna Festival -Twistin’ my melon man! WIN tickets

The Big Kahuna Festival – ‘You’re twistin’ my melon man!’ Absolutely gutted we can’t make this one. It’s not often a new festival is announced that blows the socks off others for me. We’ve done our fair share of partying…

Now you are Six

Now you are Six

 ‘So when they ask for a tattoo at 15 will you say yes?’ I’ve been really surprised at the reaction to letting my youngest get her ears pierced for her sixth birthday. It hadn’t even crossed my mind that she…

All hail! England’s Medieval Festival! WIN

All hail! England’s Medieval Festival! WIN

 And now for something completely different… We love a good castle in our family. The kids are fascinated by history and when we are not camping in a field somewhere or at a festival we spend lots of time visiting…

To strike or not to strike? Let our Kids be Kids

To strike or not to strike? Let our Kids be Kids

It’s all gone crazy! Life seemed so much simpler when I was a kid. You went to the local school, played out in the street with the local kids till it got dark, and never was there a mention of exams…

Funk The Format Festival is coming Brighton

Funk The Format Festival is coming Brighton

Last year we checked out Funk The Family Festival right on our doorstep in Brighton (well Hove actually). Part of England’s largest arts festival, Brighton Fringe, the one day family event was a huge success and is back again this…

Taming the tantrum – one glitter shake at a time

Taming the tantrum – one glitter shake at a time

As a parent, learning how to effectively discipline your kids can be pretty tough. The mind jar glitter shaker can be a great solution because your child will begin to associate it with a time to relax and calm down.…

Earth Hour 2016 19th March 8.30-9.30

Earth Hour 2016 19th March 8.30-9.30

For those that don’t know, Earth Hour is this Saturday 19th March. We will be joining millions of people across the world by turning off the lights for an hour at 8.30. (I might even manage to turn the WiFi…

Want to be Chilled in a Field?

Want to be Chilled in a Field?

Chilled in a Field has been right at the top of our bucket list for several years now but one thing or another keeps getting in the way. 2016 is going to be our first year to get totally Chilled…