Over 35 of the Best Educational Videos for kids on YouTube

I am not a big fan of “screen time” for kids, however, there are certain educational videos on Youtube for kids I don’t mind Freddie watching. I have compiled a list of all of the…

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October Half Term Holidays – The Best Places to go with the Family

Now the weather is getting cold in the UK, all I can think about is where to have my next holiday. October half term holidays are much cheaper than going abroad in the summer holidays,…

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Pandemic Board Game Review – A Great Cooperative Game

This month’s board game review is the Pandemic Board Game, for the Asmodee Blogger Board Game Club. I am always looking at new board games to play, and this strategy cooperative game looked great. Pandemic Board Game…

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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 their failure to meet equal pay requirements. Now, don’t get…

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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…

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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,…

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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…

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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.…

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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…

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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…

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The Best Places to Visit in Brittany with the Family

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…

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Kidzania London Review – A Great Day Out with Kids

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

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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 is indeed…

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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…

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Great Day Out at Battle of Bosworth Visitor Centre

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

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