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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