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Our craziest family adventure

Our craziest family adventure

As summer draws to an end we’ve been reminiscing about our favourite family adventures this year. There have been so many fantastic times, but when I asked the kids what their most memorable adventure was, they both shouted BOOMTOWN!

Review: Project: Oggbots

Review: Project: Oggbots

  Fun, creative and educational. As parents, we’ll probably all agree this is what we look for in entertainment for our kids. We’ve just experienced Project: Oggbots from the brilliant not-for-profit Brighton arts company Root Experience, and it ticked all the…

Zombies! Quick and easy costumes

Zombies! Quick and easy costumes

One of the easiest fancy dress ideas to pull off last minute is the delightful zombie. Perfect for Halloween, or just a regular night out on the town. Here’s a few quick and easy zombie tips on entering the world…

Review: Handmade Mysteries in Brighton

Review: Handmade Mysteries in Brighton

A bizarre night out with a crazy lady in red. Last night I got all immersive with some wonderful creatures. I kissed a rabbit, stroked a skull, got down on my knees, and danced to Chris De Burgh.

Review: Arundel Castle and Gardens

Review: Arundel Castle and Gardens

We are just slightly obsessed with castles. I have a vision that one day we will build our own. Just a small one mind. Nothing too greedy.

Review: The Outdoors Project – Kid rated

Review: The Outdoors Project – Kid rated

Keeping the kids busy in the school holidays is a challenge. It’s easy to resort to screen time if you don’t have anything planned and they are driving you crazy. Imagine how delighted I was when my 10 and 6-year-old were invited to…

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.…

Advent experience 2: Cinderella Worthing

Advent experience 2: Cinderella Worthing

Last week we started our advent calendar countdown for the kids with a trip to the Enchanted Gardens in Lewes, and this week their treat was just as magical.

Advent experience 1: Enchanted Lewes

Advent experience 1: Enchanted Lewes

I love watching the kids get more and more excited in the build up to Christmas. Our eldest is now 10 and I am fully aware that the magic doesn’t last for ever. Although she is still a firm believer, I…

Knockhatch Adventure Park – whatever the weather

Knockhatch Adventure Park – whatever the weather

Summer Holidays are here! Long hot days. Hazy memories of picnics in the sun and staying out it just a t-shirt till it’s dark. Well, at least that’s how I remember my childhood.

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