Your Kids Will LOVE This Christmas Activity Jar!

Keep your little ones entertained this year and embrace ALL of the festive spirit with this Christmas activity jar. It’s really easy to make and our plan is to do everything in the jar in the run up to the big day. From going to a Christmas panto to baking gingerbread, I’ve listed all of the Christmas activities that we’ve included in…

50 Ways To Entertain Your Toddler/Preschooler

This is a collaborative post. If you’re looking for ways to shake up your usual routine or you’re running short on inspiration when it comes to keeping your toddler/preschooler entertained, I’ve rounded up 50 ideas for things to do with your little ones… 1. Help them to clean and look after their pets. 2. Hide and seek. 3. Play hospitals…

MAKE YOUR OWN BOX FLOWER GARDEN // TODDLER ACTIVITY

When I asked Lily if she had any ideas for what she wanted to do with this month’s flower-themed Bostik Blogger box, she said she wanted to make something for her toys. I had a little think and grabbed a shoe box I’d kept in the cupboard for us to make this DIY flower box garden for her and her…

9 KID-FRIENDLY HALLOWEEN EVENTS IN THE NORTH WEST

Halloween — it’s the most wonderful time of the year (well, nearly!) It’s the first ‘big’ holiday of the autumn season and a sure sign that winter is on the way (isn’t it ALWAYS freezing on Halloween?) So, what can you do to celebrate with your children this year if you live in the North West? Spooky Welly Walks Saturday…

MAKE YOUR OWN BIRD FEEDERS

Attract wild birds to your back yard or garden this autumn with these simple, easy-to-make bird feeders! You could also put some water out for the birds in either a shallow dish or a bird bath. These fat balls are a welcome delight to birds during the colder months who will be looking to maintain their fat reserves to survive…

BLACKPOOL // SEA LIFE CENTRE & NEW ‘SEA STARS’ ATTRACTION

I’m one of those people who loves Blackpool. I know it isn’t for everybody but it’s one of my favourite places, possibly because it’s one of the first trips that Michael and I took back in November 2008 to catch the illuminations before the end of the season. I remember kissing at the end of the North Pier, strolling down…