Wild Foraging with Robinsons Fruit Shoots
Aug07

Wild Foraging with Robinsons Fruit Shoots

I think I first wrote about our love of foraging six years ago, when there was an apple glut and we were about to review a juicer (handy). So when Robinson’s got in touch and asked if we’d like to forage for a new flavour Fruit Shoot, it was an easy yes for us (apart from anything else, as home educators, we’re always looking for new things to learn, and this was a fab way to get 10yr old Bear out into the woods and...

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Free West End Theatre Tickets for children this August! #KidsWeek
Aug01

Free West End Theatre Tickets for children this August! #KidsWeek

More than 30 top shows and thousands of tickets still available across London’s Theatreland Thousands of cut price family theatre tickets are still available to more than 30 of London’s top West End shows in the upcoming ‘Kids Week’ promotion which runs throughout August. This London theatre initiative, run by the Society of London Theatres, features free tickets for children to shows; including the toddler friendly What the Ladybird...

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Summer attractions that parents will love as much as kids
Jun18

Summer attractions that parents will love as much as kids

Getting out of the house this summer doesn’t have to be a kids’ only affair. As much as there’s often an element of hassle in bundling everyone into the car, dealing with the long drive and keeping an eye on the budget, it doesn’t have to be all worries, either. I’m actually really looking forward to a few big breaks with the family this year and there are already a few venues on my mind. Here’s a rundown of a few solid favourites,...

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Win £260 West End Tickets to see The Wind In The Willows!
May05

Win £260 West End Tickets to see The Wind In The Willows!

I should think every family in the country knows the story of Mr Toad (who I’m sorry but I just never liked as a child – when I read the book I much preferred the tales of Ratty & lovely Mole), whose insatiable need for speed lands him in serious trouble. With his beloved home under threat from the notorious Chief Weasel and his gang of sinister Wild Wooders, Toad attempts a daring escape leading to a series of...

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Be Safe, Be Seen – we love these Hi-Vis ActionPaks.
Jan18

Be Safe, Be Seen – we love these Hi-Vis ActionPaks.

I find I don’t have too much trouble keeping the younglings safe as the nights draw in during Autumn & early winter; they’ve had months of outside fun, and they’re happy to be indoors more for winter pursuits. But come January they are DONE with being inside. The faintest whiff of spring in the air, and we’re out at all hours, making use of the park long after we can actually see, and heading home on...

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Win £100 Gift Voucher for Go Ape! | #LittleStuff24
Dec17

Win £100 Gift Voucher for Go Ape! | #LittleStuff24

“God rest ye merry gentlemen…” Behind door number seventeen of the 2016 #LittleStuff24 is your chance to win a simply brilliant £100 Go Ape voucher – including the Go Ape virtual reality headsets and app so you can experience the adventure before booking your time in the trees. Go Ape! is the UK’s No.1 forest adventure. Have you tried it yet? Doing everything from Tree Top Adventures to Forest Segways and Zip Trekking, there’s...

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