2016-09-29

Kids Days Out Do Not Get Better Than This – Digital Kids Show Manchester

If you combine an awesome day out that teenagers and toddlers can enjoy with a much needed dose of coding, STEM, digital toys and e-safety advice, what do you get? THE DIGITAL KIDS SHOW! On October 29th & 30th, thousands of Minecraft, gaming, YouTube loving children and parents will gather at EventCity for a day
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When being alone is hard work

If you have children you will know that having alone time as a parent is worth its weight in gold. It’s blissful, the quiet, no questions asked time out where you do not have to worry – although you do, you are a parent after all, and that is our job. If you, like I
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10 ideas to guarantee fun in the summer holidays for both kids and adults!

The summer holidays are here and for us in England we have another 5 weeks of the cries “Muuuumm, I’m bored!” Nathan and I have come up with a lis to our top 13 activities to do during the summer holidays to cure boredom and make memories. These ideas include some top tips on how
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Hotel Review – Ibis Styles Southwark Rose

Recently I was invited to attend BritMums 16 as a room monitor and for my visit to the Big Smoke, I was lucky enough to get the chance to work with the Ibis Hotel group who provided me with accommodation in their Southwark Bridge Hotel.  I have to admit, I am not a fan of
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If money was no object, what would make your life full and meaningful?

To say that you have not ever thought of the “if I won the lottery…” would be a lie. We have all had those fleating thoughts and daydreams as to what we would do, what lavish life we would lead and how we would spend our winnings.  I would like you to do an exercise
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I am going to BritMums Live 16

2016 marks the fourth year that I will be making my way down to London and enjoying the sights and sounds of #BMLive16. In true blogger fashion, I am joining in with the get to know me linky as this is the first year I am attending with my new blog – The Motherhood. So,
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PlayIt Manchester at MSI

At some point in your life you will have picked up a games console controller, or played a computer game of some sort.  It is a way of life now that has become the norm.  When I was 8, my Christmas present was a Sega Master System, the first generation of affordable home consoles with a
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Fruit Shoot Mini Mudder

Kids should get out more – as parents we hear it all the time.   “Back in our day, we played in mud, we came in when the streetlights came on, we didn’t have mobile phones to keep us entertained.”  How many times have you heard something like that being said to you, or even
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101 facts about me

Here we go, interesting things about, ME! 1. My full name is Victoria Elizabeth Winstanley 2. My Mum does not know why she named me this, this was not the name that she had chosen for me 3. The names my Mum had picked out were Christopher for a boy and Penny for a girl 4.
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I am sorry, you are playing with WHAT?

Its not very often your child comes home from school an announces that one of the boys on his table was hit in the face with a dildo at school. Yes, you read that right.  My 9 year old son came home from school and announced that they had been playing with dildos for most
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