Kids

Are you underestimating your child’s ability to learn language?

Are you underestimating your child’s ability to learn language? According to a recent report from Save the Children, too many parents underestimate their child’s ability to learn language and as a result, they are hampering their child’s progress, causing them to struggle at school and even fall behind. Are you one of those parents? What […]

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Child

School Uniform Price Comparison

So many supermarkets and stores sell school uniform now, making our lives easier. The question on everyones lips is ‘where is the cheapest to buy’? Hopefully, my school uniform price comparison will help. I have scoured so many websites to try and find you the best value uniform. I know only too well how expensive […]

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Kids

Useful tips for new parents who are feeling the strain

Useful tips for new parents who are feeling the strain Anyone who says it’s easy being a new parent is probably not telling the whole truth. Nobody is supermum or superdad and at some point, everyone feels the strain of having a new baby in the house. Sleep deprivation is one of the main problems […]

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Kids

Five foods you shouldn’t be feeding your children

Five foods you shouldn’t be feeding your children With new studies being released every day, it can be confusing knowing what you should or shouldn’t be feeding your children. We have rounded up five of the worst offenders to steer clear of. Do these studies and research help us or are they too intrusive and […]

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Kids

Three unique hobbies for your children to try

Three unique hobbies for your children to try It is becoming increasingly common for people to pursue their passions as a career. I enjoy saving money so when I was made redundant I made Ashleigh Money Saver as a hobby to keep me busy, it turned out to be a huge success so I took […]

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Kids

Benefits of playing games with your children

Benefits of playing games with your children We all know that children love to play but actively playing with your children, rather than just leaving them to their own devices, can have an extremely positive impact on their development. This is the case throughout their childhood too, not just in their younger years. Improve numeracy […]

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Kids

How to get over homework horrors

How to get over homework horrors Chances are your children have brought homework from school with them for the summer holidays or you may have a child starting homework for the first time come September. Homework is one of the major sources of stress in a family – it causes even more battles than doing […]

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Kids

Kids Eat Free

Eating out can be expensive, unless there are ‘kids eat free’ offers on That can bring the cost right down Brewers Fayre My absolute favourite has to be Brewers Fayre breakfast where each paying adult gets 2 free kids to eat free. For £8.75 you get a full breakfast including your usual buffet full English as […]

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Kids

The problem with chicken pox parties

The problem with chicken pox parties There’s a new sort of party doing the rounds, and it won’t be one where you come away with a goody bag and a slice of cake. In fact, you may come away with something a little more undesirable – but for some parents, that’s what makes them the […]

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Baby

Bathing baby for beginners

Bathing baby for beginners Being a new Mam can be scary, I remember when I was bathing my son for the first time. I got my Mam to help me because I was so scared I would drop him or get water in his eyes. By the time I had my daughter it was second […]

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Kids

Imaginary friends: should parents be concerned?

Imaginary friends: should parents be concerned? It can be quite a shock to parents when a new member of the family suddenly arrives; one who seems to deserve extra food treats, who takes the blame for all that’s wrong or who has to join in with every family outing. It marks the arrival of the […]

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Kids

5 top tips to help your child make friends

5 top tips to help your child make friends It’s every parent’s fear – their child is lonely and nobody wants to play with them. They seem to have no friends. While you can’t make friends for your children, you can support them in the process of friendship building. Here is some all-round parenting advice […]

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Kids

How to ensure your children are safe on their phone or tablet

How to ensure your children are safe on their phone or tablet The age at which children have access to a smartphone or tablet is dropping fast as they become a normal part of family life. Even games consoles – devices that parents think are safe such as the Nintendo 3DS and PlayStation Vita – […]

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