Forest Holidays – fancy a last minute tree house break?
Apr11

Forest Holidays – fancy a last minute tree house break?

Spring is the perfect time to enjoy a forest break for families, couples, and groups – tree climbing, hiring bikes, picnics, barbecues, archery… then enjoy your own private hot tub at the end of the day.  Last minute availability for an amazing Forest Holiday break here – and yes there is still some tree house availability, as well as the usual woodland cabins! I’ve always wanted to stay in a Forest Holidays...

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You’re Fierce. LOVING this Beautiful Little Enamel Pin.
Apr07

You’re Fierce. LOVING this Beautiful Little Enamel Pin.

Teens are ridiculously tricky to buy for – but oh what a perfect gift for your girl this is. Shakespeare said it first: “though she be but little, she is fierce.”. And how right he was. But sometimes your girl will feel a little fragile, and may just need reminding of her own fierceness. Which is, I think, where this beautiful little enamel pin from The Old English Company comes in. Buy it spontaneously, just...

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Top 5 things to do in Denmark for family holidays
Apr06

Top 5 things to do in Denmark for family holidays

Denmark’s always been on my ‘to go’ list. Of all the Scandinavian countries, it’s the one I probably know most about (thanks, Hans Christian Anderson) – I’ve always wanted to see the iconic Nyhavn harbour, plus the Little Mermaid statue obviously. But what else is there to do? If I took the family for a stay on Denmark, what could we do (beyond a lot of cycling, of course)? Turns out, lots…...

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Cash For Grades. Do You? Would you? SHOULD you?
Apr02

Cash For Grades. Do You? Would you? SHOULD you?

Wa-a-ay back in the days when I was a teenager facing my end of year exams, one of my best friends admitted that if she passed them all her parents had promised to buy her a leather jacket – the first time I’d come across a basic Cash For Grades offer (and do not discount the fact that a leather jacket was the very height of coolness in our circle in the late 80’s…). This particular friend tended to struggle...

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Entire GCSE Maths Foundation in One Week? It’s the revison book every Yr11 needs right now!
Mar26

Entire GCSE Maths Foundation in One Week? It’s the revison book every Yr11 needs right now!

Have your kids left their GCSE to the last minute?  (I know, I know, rhetorical question. Of course they have. They all do. I know I did…)Then this book is just what they need. This little book of beauty breaks down the whole GCSE Maths Foundation course into one week’s worth of revision! No need for major shouting matches as you prise them away from Snapchat to face a maths book or two – just don’t let...

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The No-Roses Valentines Gift Guide
Feb10

The No-Roses Valentines Gift Guide

Valentine’s is coming. And whilst we won’t do a Mother’s Day Gift Guide anymore (you can see my reasons here), I’m totally okay with anyone choosing to use Valentine’s as an excuse to splash a little gift on the one they love.But what to give? Well frankly – NOT red roses. Firstly – please. Put in a little thought, perhaps? It’s just not romantic if it took you 3 nanoseconds to go from...

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