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How to Survive IKEA with ...

How to Survive IKEA with Kids

We all love Ikea don’t we? Seriously, who doesn’t? Whatever style you want from bright and cheerful to tasteful tones, Ikea has what you’re looking for at great prices. Storage solutions? If you’re a parent of children who have far too many toys, you’re always ...

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No Cook Energy Balls

No Cook Energy Balls. A healthy snack for children.

We love these energy balls. Or ‘dung balls’ as they’re called in our family. (OK, OK “poo balls” I was trying to be polite but you know what kids are like.)

These little beauties are all over the internet and I expect they’re all great. But ours are ...

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6 Super Effective Tips to ...

How to Help Your Children Sleep Better

Do you remember those lazy days? You could sleep until noon and spend the rest of the day in your PJs? A relaxing breakfast whilst reading the paper? Remember? A dim, distant past? What’s that you say? Before you had kids?

Uh huh!

Sleep? What is that you ask ...

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How to Drink In Moderation.

How to Drink In Moderation

We all love a good night out, or more often than not a good night in if you’re a parent. Socialising is a great way to relax, unwind and enjoy some adult time. After all, you've given your all to the kids and you deserve some YOU time ...

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Potty Training In A Weekend.

Potty Training in a Weekend. Are you Ready?

Potty Training is a really exciting time for both children and adults. Especially if you use fabric nappies and are looking forward to less washing!

I remember the time I trained my first child. I had very little idea about what I was going to do. How difficult can I ...

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You don’t have to be ...

How to Help Your Children Like New Foods

I know. I know. You’re busy. You really don’t have time to do things like make stock. People who have nannies have home made stock. The rest of us have stuff that comes out of a carton.

This is what I used to think. Until I actually tried ...

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12 Tips to Transform Your ...

12 Tips to Transform Your Picky Eater into a Healthy Eater

Today Lauren from The Military Wife and Mom shares her great tips that have transformed her picky toddler into a healthy eater. 

I have a confession to make…

We struggle with getting our toddler to eat enough healthy foods. Some days it’s smooth sailing; others, are tough. I honestly ...

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How to Enjoy Outdoor Time ...

How to Enjoy Outdoor Time with Young Children

Enjoying family activities out doors is a great way to get your kids into the habit of doing some exercise, or at least physical activity. Get your kids used to doing physical activity and they’ll probably carry on into adulthood.

We love doing things outside. I have this image ...

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How to Enjoy Barcelona With ...

How to Enjoy Barcelona with Children

Barcelona is an awesome city and well worth a visit. As with other large cities, it’s wise to be prepared when tackling them with young children. So here are my top tips and favourite destinations.

Things to know about Barcelona

  1. Parking is difficult and expensive. If you can, arrive ...

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Healthy Apple Spice Nut Bars

Healthy Apple Spice Nut Bars

Looking for a quick, healthy snack that you can make with your children? OK, so these aren’t super-duper healthy like ‘absolutely no sugar’ and ‘heaps and heaps of fibre’. Let’s face it, they aren’t carrot sticks or indeed celery sticks. But much better than an evil packet ...

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