Our week in photos – keep calm, it was half term…

Welcome to Our Week in Photos. Our way of sharing our week and what we get up to with our family abroad and grandparents who like to keep up with our life and antics. So apparently it was half term this week. To be honest, although the teen stopped her online schoolwork and the boy […]

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Twinkl – In It Together. A free e-book to help children

Sheffield based company, Twinkl Educational Publishing has released an electronic book (ebook) that focuses on the experiences that children may have faced during the lockdown and the emotions they may experience when returning to school in the coming months. The free ebook, In It Together, introduces four characters who demonstrate how their life has changed […]

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Treat your teen to a Teen Calm box subscription

*This is a review post. We were asked to review a Teen Calm post and share our thoughts* I think becoming the mother of a teenager was a big milestone for me, and parenting a teenager is a new adventure that can be very challenges and being a teenager these days can be a very […]

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Making a Skittles Rainbow – easy and spectacular.

I am always late to a party, so I have to confess I have never made a Skittles rainbow. I have seen other people do it, and vidoes and it’s been on my list of things to do for ages and my kids both did it as part of their science classes at school but […]

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My greener home – greener bathroom cabinet products…

This is our ongoing series called “my greener home” and it will feature updates on us being a bit greener and trying to reduce our impact on our planet. Some of the items shared in these posts may have been sent to use to review. This week I am sharing some lovely products that were […]

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Brilliant kids learning resources – UnderCover Hippy Bus

*This is a review post, we were asked to review and share with our readers* As a homeschooling mum and someone who works with children in my day job, I am always on the lookout for brilliant kids learning resources for us to use for homeschooling and also that might be useful with the families […]

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Choosing to stay in Lockdown for a little longer

We are choosing to stay in Lockdown for a little longer. We can in theory embrace a little more freedom. We are not ready yet. As the UK and the rest of the world process the Coronavirus and it’s utterly devastating effects, we are also looking towards a way out. We went into lockdown in […]

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Our week in photos – Birthdays and DIY

Welcome to Our Week in Photos. Our way of sharing our week and what we get up to with our family abroad and grandparents who like to keep up with our life and antics. We have had a good week. It’s been interesting, with another birthday in lockdown, this time for the husband, but we […]

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Water fight fun with BunchOBalloons. Getting kids outside

*This is a review post. We were kindly gifted some products* Getting kids outside to play is one of my parenting musts and even when the weather isn’t great we try to get outside every day. Outside time, fresh air, running around, playing games, and having fun are a childhood essential and it’s good for […]

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