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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. ...

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How to Help Your Child With Preparing for University

Stepping into university is challenging for both children and parents alike. As children pivot into a greater education arena where ...

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OLA Lower 6th Formers Start Their Own Pupil Well-being Club

In support of Mental Health Awareness Week, OLA Lower 6th Formers start their own pupil well-being club Our Lady’s Abingdon is proud to ...

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New fast-track Art and Design pathway in Oxford

At Kings, the new ‘fast-track’ Art and Design pathway in Oxford will give students the chance to complete ...

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Most Important Pickleball Rules – Awesome Game for All Ages

  Pickleball is one of the sports in America that is rapidly rising in popularity. Although playing pickleball is similar to ...

How to Make Your Own Herbal Tea

Herbal tea is one of the most popular drinks in the world. Millions of people enjoy a hot cup to unwind at the end of a busy day or to ...

Why Hand Hygiene is so Important

If you’re like most people, you’ve probably thought more about hand hygiene in the last year than you have in your entire life. Since ...

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How to Give Your Child Everything They Need

Parents often wish they could give their kids everything they need. It is tricky to differentiate what they need from what they want, ...

How to Maintain a Healthy Lifestyle when Working at Home

It might not seem like a big deal to work from home for those who haven’t yet experienced such a scenario. They might think that ...

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Top 10 Things to do on a Family Walk with Kids

I absolutely love getting out to explore somewhere new or visiting and old favourite with my kids.  We have a great time on family ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

Things to Do with Your Children During the Lockdown

With most people at home due to the pandemic, children and parents have a lot more time to spend together. While that is a great way of ...

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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