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Tooth Fairy Inspiration and Free Printables

Tooth Fairy Inspiration and Free Printables Ahhh the Tooth Fairy. Along with Santa Claus and the Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairy is one of the most important characters in a kiddo’s childhood. M was SO excited when the Tooth Fairy visited to check on her carefully wrapped up baby tooth, which she’d secreted under her pillow in …

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The alternative way to get rid of nits – that works!

Want to know the only nit and lice treatment method you’ll ever need? One that doesn’t involve putting nasty chemicals on your precious child’s head? One that actually works? Read on… The ultimate lice and nits weaponry: Your best weapons in the fight against a lice and nit invasion are: A good nit comb – …

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How To Treat Nettle Stings

Here’s a guide to how to treat nettle stings fast, a way that stops them itching and stinging really quickly. HOW TO TREAT NETTLE STINGS A lovely weekend. Visiting a seriously cool Hogwarts like castle. Walking the best dog in the world. Picking blackberries. Fantastic. Except for the nettle stings! A big rash of horribly ouchy …

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Looking after kids with Chicken Pox

Chicken pox struck M three weeks back. The first two red spots appeared on a Sunday morning and by the evening they were popping up all over. Chicken Pox first appear as little red spots, but become blisters around 12 hours later. Having now Googled Chicken Pox I realised that the pesky virus could well have been the reason for …

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Kids Gardening – Growing Mint in Water

Growing mint in water is definitely one of my fave kids gardening activities. Not least because it gives super quick results and is almost impossible to get wrong!! Plus it introduces kids to the science of how different plants reproduce and is genuinely the best way to grow mint from cuttings. AND it involves almost no prep for …

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How to Plan Summer Holiday Fun for Kids

he summer holidays are almost upon us! So why so glum mum? Hmmm … maybe it’s the thought of being Chief Entertainment Officer alongside CEO of the Household, alongside fitting in work and anytime for yourself. Plus there’s all the extra mealtimes to provide for – why do kids expect to have lunch on non-school …

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Pirate Activities

The other weekend whilst digging our new pond … very exciting! … we found pirate treasure … Long ago … maybe about the time of the Romans 😉 … the pirates sailed up the hidden river at the end of our road … and hid the treasure in the old marsh which is now our …

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