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Perfect birthday parties – on a budget

Perfect birthday parties – on a budget

Kids birthdays are magical but I have really badly timed the birth of my two children as they both have birthdays which fall in January – the first is just two weeks after Christmas, the most expensive time of the year.  It’s grey outside, it’s […]

Christmas is over….or is it?

Christmas is over….or is it?

My children are back at school today and the decorations that we lovingly put up are now tucked away in the loft.  All that seems to be left of the festive period now is Christmas trees in the street but we refuse to believe that […]

Add Some Magic to Christmas Eve this Year

Add Some Magic to Christmas Eve this Year

It’s Christmas Eve and tots around the nation are counting down the hours until the arrival of jolly St Nick. It’s the most wonderful time of the year – especially for parents, so here are some tips for making the night before Santa’s arrival as […]

Mess Free Entertainment for Christmas

Mess Free Entertainment for Christmas

Every parent knows the scene – you’ve been working all day long to make the house look as stunning and as festive as possible, ready for the arrival of Christmas visitors, when a toy box is overturned – or a toddler decides to decorate a […]

Create a spook-tacular Halloween Party

Create a spook-tacular Halloween Party

Halloween is everywhere and the excitement is mounting for the big day. Kids are discussing outfits, parents are plotting trick or treat routes and parties are being planned. If you’re organising a Halloween party this year, then a Dracula theme is a brilliant choice – […]

It’s the most wonderful – and scariest – time of the year!

It’s the most wonderful – and scariest – time of the year!

Forget Santa! For my kids Halloween is probably the most exciting event of the year and our street is always packed with trick or treaters every year. Last year my girls dressed up as vampires and took it a bit too far by trying to […]