Tag: kids

How to Keep Your Toddler Interested in Reading

How to Keep Your Toddler Interested in Reading

There are many things we need to do to give our children the skills they need to survive as adults. Hopefully more than survive – flourish. One of the most important skills we need to teach our children is how to read. Isn’t that what […]

7 Ways to Teach Your Kids About Money

7 Ways to Teach Your Kids About Money

From saving up pocket money to receiving their student loan, it’s more important than ever for our kids to grasp the concept of money. I recently read an article that said that eight out of ten parents think it’s important to ensure their kids know […]

Children’s Favourite Things are Free – So why do we Have Such Difficulties Providing Them?

Children’s Favourite Things are Free – So why do we Have Such Difficulties Providing Them?

We hear all the time in the news that the mental health of our children is worse than ever, that they have too much pressure on them and sadly that more than ever are committing suicide. We live in a comfy bubble in which we […]

How to Keep Your Kids Entertained During the School Holidays on a Budget

How to Keep Your Kids Entertained During the School Holidays on a Budget

During the school holidays your kids are going to need something to do, if only to spare your furniture and walls. There are plenty of activities to do both inside and out, dependent on the weather, and Rossall have a few tips to keep them entertained during […]

Learning Ideas: Homemade Ways to Teach Your Kids Their ABCs & 123s

Learning Ideas: Homemade Ways to Teach Your Kids Their ABCs & 123s

Now I’m no expert on teaching my kids things unless you count throwing a whole loo roll down the toilet multiple times a day or saying “gross” when they even spy anything green in their food, and between my 5 to 9ner every evening, i’ve surprised […]

Games to Play With Your Kids Inside – For Free!

Games to Play With Your Kids Inside – For Free!

Summer’s coming and that means good weather right! Not in the UK! As a mum of two I need just as many inside games for the summer months as for the winter. The problem is that inside games become boring quickly or cost a small […]

Saving for Your Children – Which Account is Best?

Saving for Your Children – Which Account is Best?

Since the credit crunch in 2008 we seem to be in a permanent state of having to save with very poor interest rates. This has meant that we need our money to work harder when we do have some to save. When I was younger […]

9 Reasons to go Away for the Weekend Without Your Children!

9 Reasons to go Away for the Weekend Without Your Children!

This weekend I had the rare chance to go away for the night to a hotel with a few good girlfriends, leaving behind a toddler, a baby and a husband. Apart from the usual making sure all would be ok (enough bottles, milk, nappies, clean […]

Cheap Tickets: 7 Tips for Grabbing a Bargain Online  

Cheap Tickets: 7 Tips for Grabbing a Bargain Online  

Want to take the kids to the theatre or enjoy a gig or two without the price tag? Never pay the full amount for tickets again with this step-by-step guide. Securing cheaper tickets are as simple as a couple of clicks away! What are you […]

Designing my Dream Child Friendly Home

Designing my Dream Child Friendly Home

Recently, I have been thinking a lot about my home, how useful is it? Or put another way, how fit for purpose is it? Yes, it keeps us dry and warm but with two children, a cat and a husband, whose hobby requires a lot […]