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Play It Safe

Play It Safe

With us not having such a great Summer, weather-wise I feel disappointed that we’ve not been able to spend as much time playing and exploring outside as I would have liked. I try to encourage B to be outside as much as possible as I don’t want him getting too used to TV’s, DVDs and … Continue reading

Feeling Christmassy already!!!

Feeling Christmassy already!!!

I know, I know it’s still September so I really shouldn’t be allowed to feel remotely Christmassy, but I just can’t help it. Usually I feel the need to wait till after mine and my husbands birthdays (end of Oct & beginning of Nov) before I can mentally start preparing but this year I am … Continue reading

Soft Play – safe & affordable

Soft Play – safe & affordable

Recently I’ve been taking B to lots of soft play centres – he’s really at the age now where he can enjoy climbing, sliding and running about. And doing it at these places makes is safe for him and calm  and relaxing for me to watch him. Usually from a distance with a cup of … Continue reading

Kids Swimming Lessons

Kids Swimming Lessons

I’ve been taking B for swimming lessons since he was about 3mths old. It’s something I always wanted to get into with him as I wanting him to learn the valuable skill of being safe in water, not where he might be. As well as all the great skills we learn each week, most importantly … Continue reading

Pizza Express – Piccolo Menu

Pizza Express – Piccolo Menu

After a recent family Friday night meal at Pizza Express in Derby I felt I should let fellow parents out there know (those who don’t already) how good the Piccolo Menu – for kids, is! As a couple we’ve always enjoyed meals at Pizza Express. It’s easy, affordable and damn tasty. But this was the first … Continue reading