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Bump to Baby view all >

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Interview with Anne O’Brien | Bluebell Naming Ceremonies

I caught up with Anne O’Brien from Bluebell Naming Ceremonies to chat about all things baby namings and unity ceremonies. Read on to ...

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Naming Ceremony A to Z Checklist

Congratulations! – you’ve had a baby, or maybe even adopted. Now the dust has a settled (just a little!) and you’re getting ...

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5 Ideas for a Beautiful Autumn Naming Ceremony

Autumn is a lovely time of year for a celebration. The seasons are changing, the light is softening and the air is getting crisp. ...

Education view all >

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The Best 9 Educational Apps for Kids

Educational apps for kids have given a new trend in learning. It is an effective tool to support the education system and incorporates ...

Why is reading literature the best way to help children in education

Introduction What makes a person well-educated? Is it the university they attended or the amount of information they manage to gather ...

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67.8% of OLA students achieve A*-A in best results on record!

Abingdon-on-Thames, Oxfordshire – Our Lady’s Abingdon has recorded its most successful ever year of A-level results with a 20% increase ...

Health & Wellbeing view all >

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Effective Home Remedies For Spider Veins

Do you have visible vein nets on your legs? If yes, those are called spider veins. The name comes from its spider net-like appearance. ...

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7 Fun & Healthy Activities To Do This Summer

Summers are not just about heat, sweat, and getting tan. This sunny season gives you and your family a chance enjoy the warm sunshine ...

Why You Should Know First Aid

Companies constantly strive to ensure that all their employees are safe. The UK has several strict laws and norms that businesses have ...

Lifestyle view all >

Speed Dating Nowadays: Is It Popular Among the LGBT Community?

These days, singles have many different ways to meet potential partners. Offline methods still remain relatively common, but there’s ...

7 Fun Ways to Play with Androgyny in Fashion

Androgynous fashion is one of the hottest trends that has ruled runways and top magazine covers for a while now. Society has evolved ...

5 Dating Ideas for an Amazing Autumn Date for LGBTQ Couples

Summer may be more plentiful in terms of dating ideas for LGBTQ couples, but there are numerous creative alternative ideas for the ...

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Win a Family Saver Ticket to Sherdons Adventure Golf

Arrr me hearties, fancy winning yourself a family saver ticket to Sherdons Adventure Golf?  We all need some good ideas up our sleeves ...

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Creative Kids Competition

If you’re anything like me, you’re busy finding easy creative activities for your kids to do at home.  I thought it would ...

Win a Family Day Pass to Cogges

Cogges Manor Farm in Witney has always been a firm favourite with my boys.  To celebrate it’s reopening on Saturday the 14th of ...

Parenting view all >

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Tips for Starting Nursery or Preschool

Is your little one starting nursery or pre-school soon?      Starting a nursery or pre- school may be your child’s first experience of ...

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Positive Parenting with Josie

Parenting doesn’t come with a handbook, a guide on how to when we have babies, how to manage the terrible twos or deal with the back ...

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6 Very Useful Life Skills to Teach Your Children

Education is about more than memorising facts and figures. It is about developing essential skills and ways of thinking that play key ...

Product Reviews view all >

Dantoy Baking Set | Eco Friendly Toys for Kids

I’m in love with Dantoy’s brand-new “I’m Green” line of bioplastic products. My son was gifted their baking set to try out ...

Dantoy Ice Cream Set | Eco Friendly Toys for Kids

I’m completely smitten by the lovely ice cream set from Dantoy that my son has been loving playing with.  It was kindly gifted to ...

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Conker The Chameleon Book Review

The first of February marks the start of Children’s Mental Health week, ‘time to walk’ day and the official book ...

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Celebrating Chinese New Year

Hi, my name is Dawn! I was born and raised in Hong Kong and moved to the UK when I was 16. With my parents being thousands of miles ...

Christmas Quiz Free Download

Download the free Red Kite Days Christmas quiz, perfect for some virtual fun with family and friends with festive season. CLICK HERE TO ...

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Fun Ideas to Connect with your Family on Christmas Day

We all know that Christmas Day will be different this year and not quite as we hoped.  That said, there are still lots of fun things ...

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