Ticket to Ride Review – The Train Adventure Board Game

We absolutely love playing board games, and Ticket to Ride is no exception. This was a new game for us and despite there being lots of different varieites of the game we had never come…

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Over 50 Alternative Easter Gifts For Kids

We absolutely Christmas in our house, but Easter is a very close second favourite. What with the Easter Egg Hunts and all of that chocolate what is not to like. In fact although I love…

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Family Exercise As Part Of Our Homeschool Day

I have to admit exercise is definitely my down fall, and incorporating it into our homeschool day has not really happened. He does go to rugby twice a week and swimming but other than that…

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Valentine’s Day Gift Last Minute Guide 2019

As we are fast approaching Valentines Day I thought I would compile a list of my favourite romantic gifts. Finding that special Valentines Day gift can be daunting especially if you are not overly romantic (like…

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Homeschooling UK: What You Need To Know

Homeschooling UK: The Basics We have been homeschooling now for about 8 months and although it is becoming more and more popular in the UK, there are so many people that don’t understand how it…

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Over 20 of The Best Educational Board Games for Homeschool Families

Although we are fairly structured in our homeschooling day, we still enjoy playing board games as part of our home education. It is just a more fun way to learn that also encourages free thinking…

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Free Homeschool Resources with Twinkl – Tate Gallery

We have a paid subscription to Twinkl as it is our favourite go to for online homeschool resources. But did you know they also have a lot of FREE education resources? Today we are reviewing…

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An Honest Review Of The Whole30 Diet

I have been struggling with weight for about 5 years now, in fact ever since I have worked from home! I have done endless diets from the Cambridge Diet to Slimming World, and although both…

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The Importance of Making Memories

We absolutely love making memories, and in fact in Freddie’s 8 years we have made so many. We are certainly not the type of people that saves for a rainy day!   How to Create…

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The Best Alexa Skills for Kids that are Fun and Educational

I already knew Alexa was great but since Freddie got one from Santa I thought I would look for the best Alexa skills for kids. As Freddie is homeschooled I am always on the look…

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All About Christmas with Me Them and the Others

I’m Jo and my blog is Me Them and the Others. I blog about my life as a work at home mum and my experience of parenting which I haven’t always found easy and my…

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The Best of UK Christmas TV 2018 For 9 Year Old Boys

As a family we don’t actually watch TV. OK that is not entirely true, we don’t watch TV when it is happening (and yes I do still have a TV licence, just in case!). Freddie…

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All About Christmas with Life in the Mums Lane

I’m Emma from Life in the Mums Lane and I blog about Northamptonshire days out for families and parenting humour.   All About Christmas When do you put your Christmas decorations up? The first weekend…

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Christmas Eve Box Ideas For 9 Year Old Boys

As you have probably already realised we are a bit mad about Christmas. The Christmas Eve Box is a tradition we started when Freddie was about 3 years old. In fact the same time we…

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All About Christmas with All Things Christmas!

  Hi, I’m Chantelle and I love Christmas. You know that friend you have that likes Christmas a little too much? That’s me times a million. I’m a Canadian Expat living in London with my…

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