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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.

Brighton Fringe Festival 2 for 1 tickets

Brighton Fringe Festival 2 for 1 tickets

I love Brighton. I can’t think of anywhere else I’d rather live (in the UK that is).
Brighton is full of crazy non-stop fun and no time of year is that more true than May.

Give moments not things

Give moments not things

Anyone else starting to stress out about Christmas? Am I the only person getting sick of buying plastic toys that never get played with?

I never really liked strawberry Cornetto

You know when you do something, and as you are doing it you are thinking, ‘this isn’t such a smart idea’. Taking a hot tray out the oven and forgetting the tea towel. Jumping in a pool without checking how…

Can you guess what it is? Brighton Sand Sculpture Festival

We were recently invited to check out the Brighton Sand Sculpture Festival which has taken over Black Rock on Madeira Drive. Now I humbly class myself as a bit of a sand master. I have spent many happy hours building…

January blues? Let’s go camping!

Does anyone actually like January? Pretty depressing isn’t it? Christmas come down, cold and wet, everyone skint, and nothing on TV but holiday ads reminding you of a life you can’t keep up with. You can’t even cheer yourself up…

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