Countries to visit to explore different cultures with children

Family holidays abroad are the perfect opportunity to spend some quality time with one another. It’s a chance for us parents to unwind from our work commitments. It’s a chance for our children to have a change of scenery. But, in fact, holidays abroad can be educational for our kids as well. What we don’t realise, is when we jump on a plane and enter a new country, we are opening up our child’s mind to new possibilities. This is their chance to experience different foods, a new climate, and a whole new culture. Family

Children’s book review: Frank and Bert

AD | Post contains gifted items This week’s children’s book review is a picture book; Frank and Bert by Chris Naylor Ballesteros. It was published by Nosy Crow and the book can be purchased on Amazon. Frank and Bert are the best of friends and they LOVE to play hide and seek. But Bert the bear isn’t quite as good at hiding as he thinks he is . . . and Frank ALWAYS wins! Every. Single. Time. But when it’s Bert’s turn to hide, and Frank has to decide between winning again OR making his friend

10 must dos when planning a children’s birthday party

As soon as Erin was old enough to really understand what one was, she wanted a birthday party for herself. Although we did give in and let her have one, it was a lot more work than I’d imagined. With that in mind, I wanted to share 10 must dos when planning a children’s birthday party.

London living: Four things to consider if moving to the capital

Moving to any city can be a daunting prospect. But there is something quite exciting about moving to the capital. London is where it all happens. Many businesses have their head offices there. Lots of shops have their flagship stores in the heart of the city. With restaurants and bars galore. There is something for everyone in London. So I thought I would share with you some of the things to consider if you are moving to the capital.

Children’s book review: How to Help a Hedgehog and Protect a Polar Bear

AD | Post contains gifted items This week’s children’s book is all about How to Help a Hedgehog and Protect a Polar Bear by by  Dr Jess French and Angela Keoghan. It was published by Nosy Crow with National Trust and the book can be purchased on Amazon. Learn how you can save endangered animals and make the world a better place, too! From beetles and butterflies, to puffins and polar bears, animals and habitats all over the world need our protection. In this beautifully illustrated book, children (and adults!) can learn about thirteen different habitats – gardens,