Bob The Builder DVD Review & Giveaway

Children’s programmes have changed so much since I was younger. Bob The Builder used to look a lot different! He is now much more modern and even looks a bit younger somehow. 🙂 When I was asked if I would like to review the new Bob The Builder – Dig This DVD I thought that Bow would love it. I was right. He was mesmerised throughout the episode! And he loved the talking machinery. What I didn’t realise is that [click here to read on]

 Posted by Charlotte on April 14, 2017 Reviews 34 Responses »
 

Life as a busy mom can be rough. From the illusion of having it all, from career goals to the demands of motherhood, staying on top of everything is no small feat. We’ve compiled a list of apps, perfectly suited to the mom who does everything, keeping you focused on work, family and, of course, some much-needed “me time.” Mint This popular personal finance app is essential for helping you keep track of everything from your account balances, to setting [click here to read on]

 Posted by Charlotte on April 10, 2017 Uncategorized No Responses »
 
Child Development Disguised as Play: Fun Ways to Foster Creativity in Your Children

Each child has his or her own type of intellect. One child may show a talent for artistic creativity, whereas another may be more analytical. Whichever way your children’s gifts lie, it’s important to foster creativity at an early age, and this often involves finding activities that challenge them and make them explore beyond their comfort zones. Here are some tips for cultivating creative minds. Creative coloring: The mandala coloring book app features over 100 intricate designs including people, places, [click here to read on]

 Posted by Charlotte on April 3, 2017 Activities 9 Responses »
 
Planning the Perfect Easter Egg Hunt

Bob loves Easter and she is very excited about the Easter Bunny visiting. We have had an Easter egg hunt since she was tiny and always try to find some fun Easter days out. Easter is one of the most important Christian festivals of the year and is often greatly looked forward to by children and adults alike for the chocolate eggs and egg hunts. In the UK, people plan a broad range of fun-filled activities on Easter day, for [click here to read on]

 Posted by Charlotte on March 31, 2017 Activities 12 Responses »
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Cultural Britain

I like to think that I am quite cultured. My acting background has meant that I seen, read and performed in many plays and I am a big fan of Shakespeare. I am also a big fan of music. I wish I could play lots of instruments! I can play the guitar and have had lessons. I also have a flute, a keyboard and a steal drum. I wish i could play these but in reality I am a ‘jack [click here to read on]

 Posted by Charlotte on March 30, 2017 Uncategorized 5 Responses »
 
Future-Proofing Your Young Family's "Forever Home"

Back in 2014, the then Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, decided to reduce stamp duty on new homes, slashing the cost of moving for more than 98 percent of the British public. But despite his attempts to get people buying again, the market for housing has remained pretty flat, especially in areas outside London and the major university towns. Young families, therefore, aren’t necessarily going to be able to ride a wave of house price increases up the property [click here to read on]

 Posted by Charlotte on March 29, 2017 Uncategorized 3 Responses »
 
Catching Up With Growing Kids

Parents always seem to exclaim about how much their kids grow! And it’s true; babies and toddlers seem to always be getting bigger before our very eyes. There’s just no time to feel all nostalgic about when they were babies as you will have to keep up with them and make sure they don’t outgrow you. To make sure your baby doesn’t turn into a toddler before you even realise, here are some things you will need to help you [click here to read on]

 Posted by Charlotte on March 27, 2017 Uncategorized 1 Response »
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