Must-have buys for your child's bookshelf. (more…)
An update on my first six months of sponsoring a child in Haiti. Back in May I wrote about how I had started sponsoring a child overseas. I admit that I had never thought about doing this until I was asked to get involved by the charity, Plan UK. But, once I started reading into it and how people's donations could help whole communities, there was only going to be one outcome. (more…)
Up for grabs: a sleek Samsung microwave for your kitchen. (more…)
Call it a clan, call it a network, call it a tribe, call it a family. Whatever you call it, whoever you are, you need one.
"When I came up with the idea of GoldieBlox... people in the toy industry told me I was crazy." - GoldieBlox founder Debbie Sterling. (more…)
Decorate your home this Hallowe'en with this cool craft idea. With Halloween only a couple of weeks away, Sophia and Dexter are keen to enter into the spirit of things more (excuse the pun), so we've been thinking about how to 'spookify' our house this year. A little while ago, I was sent a 6 pack of owl stained glass effect decorations by Baker Ross and thought this would be a perfect arts and crafts activity to help us dress up our home for Halloween. (more…)
How to talk about death to young children in a way that doesn't scare them. (more…)
Chicken, vegetable and rice fajitas. We have a weekly tradition in my house. Family film night. At the end of a long and busy week, Sophia and Dexter get to stay up late and we all snuggle up together under a blanket watching the film we've all chosen. (more…)