Equal Pay – Make Sure You’re Not Missing Out

Equal Pay – Make Sure You’re Not Missing Out   September was a busy month for equal pay news, with supermarket heavyweight Morrisons and streaming giant Spotify both receiving hefty, and very public, fines for…

How To Encourage Creativity With Aquabeads Minions Playset

Freddie has never really enjoyed being creative, even from a very young age. He has always enjoyed books and maths and getting him to do anything remotely creative has always been hard work! As we…

How to Make A Reed Diffuser | Educational Fun with Kids

One of the joys of homeschooling is I incorporate every day life into some sort of educational activity. Today’s science experiment was to make our own reed diffuser! I love my house to smell nice,…

Halloween Ideas and Elf On the Shelf

If you are looking for Halloween Ideas then check out what we get up to!! We love Halloween in this house and it is normally the first time the Elf on the Shelf makes his…

Learning At Home With Exemplar Education An Honest Review

We have recently come across Exemplar Education, which is a fantastic online tutoring resource for kids. As you know we are home educating Freddie. Exemplar is now our go to platform for maths and English.…

5 ways sports for kids are great for children’s development 

We know that active children are less likely to suffer from chronic illnesses such as obesity, diabetes, heart problems, and high blood pressure. But physical exercise also helps children to grow and stimulates their physical…

12 Quick Ways to Make Money

There is always a time when we all wish we had a money tree in the back garden. Or we have needed to know quick ways to make money fast. As a money tree is…

Brittany Points of Interest – The Best Places to Visit

We have just returned from an amazing week in Côtes-d’Armor, Brittany, France. We have been there numerous times as my parents have a house there. But what always amazes me is that every time we…

Kidzania Westfield Review – A Great Day Out with Kids

We spent the weekend in London at the amazing Kidzania Westfield. What is Kidzania? It is a city for kids. The kids have to do jobs to earn a salary, KidZos, and then they spend…

Different Ways You Can Make Travel Educational for Your Children

  **Disclosure – this is a guest post. **   Different Ways You Can Make Travel Educational for Your Children It is often said that “travel is the best form of education”. And whilst there…

Gorgeous Kids Clothing from POMPdeLUX

I don’t know about you, but I always struggle to find nice trendy clothes (at a reasonable price) for boys. As we are homeschooling now Freddie is wearing more and more clothes, also he has…

Great Day Out at Battle of Bosworth Heritage Centre

As we are home educating now we decided to have a lovely historical day out to the Battle of Bosworth Battlefield. Since homeschooling Freddie has shown such a strong interest in history we just had…

Blackpool Illuminations and Things to do in Blackpool

Blackpool Illuminations is somewhere I have wanted to take Freddie for a while now, and as we had a spare weekend we went up to Blackpool. The illuminations in Blackpool is an annual light festival…

Cobra Paw Game Review

Cobra Paw is a really fast and funny game for the whole family. The recommended age is 6+ but I am sure younger children will also love it. It is all about speed and ninja…

The Best Educational Toys for 9 Year Olds

The best way for children to learn is through play, and educational toys encourage the development of essential skills while the child is having fun. Why Educational Toys? Educational toys are the best, not only…