Home Education: It’s Perfect for Us, But Why We’re Not Choosing It

Later on this year, we will be applying for Joshua’s Primary School place and I would be lying if I said that it doesn’t terrify me, for many reasons. The big one being that he’s just growing up far too fast and I want to protect him from the world for as long as I…

BABY Born Interactive Bathtub [Review]

My son has absolutely adored playing with dolls since he was little. While he has quite a few dolls, he didn’t have any accessories other than a pushchair. To think about it, I’m not sure how we have managed to go almost 4 years without buying him tons of accessories! What a wonderful accessory to…

How to Implement Zone Cleaning for Kids in Your Home Cleaning Routine*

Having a clean and ordered home is something that needs time and the more family members are involved the better the results are. Here are listed some tips on how to involve your kids in the zone cleaning routines. Before you start cleaning anything, you should first make a schedule or a chart, in which…

Exploring Nature with Interplay’s Worm World

Joshua has always loved investigating everything around him. He has always very quickly tried to learn everything he can about what’s put in-front of him. When he was a baby, he would chuck his toys around trying to figure out exactly what it could do, and this has never changed. He now loves being outdoors…

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I’ve Had Enough of #AdEnough

For those of you who aren’t aware, Jamie Oliver has launched a new campaign called ‘Ad Enough’ which is trying to restrict junk food marketing to children. Jamie Oliver wants to ban junk food adverts until after 9pm. Now, the intentions of this campaign are brilliant. Children shouldn’t be eating junk food, or much of…

Learning to Count with Orchard Toys

Since Joshua got his first proper puzzle for Christmas, he has been mad about them. He stunned us at how good he was at putting them together, so puzzles quickly became a family favourite. We have spent many quiet mornings or days in having fun with games and puzzles, especially with this Look and Find…