Pocket Money Rock Stall – fun ideas for the school fayre!! …. It’s that time again and you’re looking for easy original ideas to boost school funds – look no further! We have 5 great school fete ideas here, all costed at around £2 a go. 5 easy ways to give a fresh twist to […]
Cooking with Kids
Hi there – we write about kids activities, families and parenting. We had a lot of fun with our blog about dinosaur parties so we thought we’d take a look around for some great blogs on cooking with kids. After a scrumptious tour, we picked out 3 that grabbed us. Sure you’ll enjoy them […]
Location: 5 Popular Fossil Sites
Location, location, location: Where do I go to find fossils? We’ve put together this handy guide to help you choose a location. We can’t promise you’ll find a dragon the size of a London bus of course! But we do have a whole collection of blogs to tell you what to take etc […]
Granola Recipe: Quick, Easy, Delicious!
Granola Recipe: This quick and easy Granola Recipe is a huge hit in our house, at work and with all our visitors and friends. Surprisingly enough, our teenagers and their friends completely love it and even better, its the healthiest thing they eat!! We have seen the trend for adding crystals to smoothies – and […]
Healthy food – great food, good sleep and fitness all play their part in getting the family through the daily marathon eg the summer exam season! Or just a good plan for life in any season to be fair. We have several blogs about family fitness (We also have a popular online shop full […]
Jurassic Walks and other Fossil Adventures
A family joke in our friend’s house is, ‘see, I told you I wouldn’t like that walk’!! Sounds familiar? We have some hot prompts for you on turning walks into adventures that leave them clamouring for more. Get your boots on, let’s go… (Unless you want to stay indoors and go shopping that is…) Jurassic […]
Kids Bedroom Ideas: How to keep Them Tidy!
Kids Bedroom Ideas? Is it a battle every weekend with casualties on both sides? A quick trawl of the experts on child rearing shows they often agree on the following points: 1. Whose bedroom is it anyway? Involve your child in planning their bedroom from an early age. Neutral furniture will allow for changing accessories […]
Family Fitness Fun Made Easy!
Family Fitness Fun: Join the craze, here’s some fun, easy ideas to get you started! You’ll live longer, be happier and love and laugh more. Lets get started: 1. Team Effort A team needs a common aim. Decide what’s gonna get your family on the move: bribery, get ready for holidays, looking great, sibling rivalry, […]
Fossil Collecting: What to do back home.
Have you ever brought home a few stones or shells from a fun day fossil collecting at the beach or countryside only to find they get in the way until you throw them in the bin? Fossil Collecting: In The Garden for li’l ones, put your found treasures in the sand pit to find over and […]
Fossil hunting: 8 things you need
So you’ve decided to take the kids fossil hunting this weekend? It’s free and fun – you’re gonna have a great time. This post is about some of the things you’ll need to take with you for a safe and fun time. We have a guide to all our posts about finding fossils and activities […]