Why Playing Games Over Christmas Is A Good Thing – Guest Post

Why Playing Games Over Christmas Is A Good Thing – ...

Jo Cumberpatch is co-founder of Gotrovo, an award winning, active and educational game for children.  Jo talks to us about how playing games with our children over Christmas, […]

Surviving The Clock Change!

Surviving The Clock Change!

I suddenly realised with HORROR there’s a clock change this weekend. Something so simple and harmless as one hour’s shift on the clock can send […]

Why & How To Get Santa Signing In Makaton This Year!

Why & How To Get Santa Signing In Makaton This Year!

This wonderful guest post on why and how to get a Santa signing in Makaton this year has been written by Nicola Pike, a Makaton […]

Ideas To Make Your ‘Christmas Elf Letters’ Extra Magical…

Ideas To Make Your ‘Christmas Elf Letters’ Ex...

As a child I’d only heard (or did I make them up?) snippets about what went on in the North Pole and I was desperate […]

Delivery Ideas for your magical Christmas Letters from Elves!

Delivery Ideas for your magical Christmas Letters from El...

Whichever magical letter bundle you have, you can have SO much fun with the delivery!  You can deliver the certificate and map whenever you like, months […]

Three-In-One Advent Calendar!

Three-In-One Advent Calendar!

I’ve stolen this idea from Pinterest, but loved it so much I decided to make our own three-in-one Advent Calendar with a difference, and it’s […]

Magical Christmas Story Competition!

Magical Christmas Story Competition!

  Dear Children, We’ve decided to have a Magical Christmas Story Competition and ALL us Elves are going to enter!  It’s not quite Christmas time yet, BUT […]

3 Fantastic Construction Toys For Christmas

3 Fantastic Construction Toys For Christmas

This is a round up of three fantastic construction toys I’ve come across and we all love. They all demand nothing but imagination.  There’s no wrong […]

I’ve published ‘Down’s Syndrome, A Disaster?’ on the Huffington Post

I’ve published ‘Down’s Syndrome, A Disa...

Most if not all of you know that our youngest son has Down’s Syndrome.  I’m very pro choice but as it’s Down’s Syndrome Awareness month […]

Christmas Lego Spelling Games!

Christmas Lego Spelling Games!

The idea of using Lego for spelling practise isn’t new by a long shot, but it’s both fun and motivating.  What better way to shake things […]

How To Make Brown Paper Christmas Stockings!

How To Make Brown Paper Christmas Stockings!

These Christmas stockings are the cutest, easiest and most gorgeous things in the whole world. I saw them on Pinterest a while ago and decided […]

October Calendar by Emily Beckloff

October Calendar by Emily Beckloff

Life is so frenetic these days, it’s hard to know whether one is coming or going.  I hope you find this October calendar a real […]