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One in two children refuse to eat veg

Almost half of British children REFUSE to eat vegetables, according to a new study of parents.  Researchers surveyed UK parents about the eating habits of their children – and revealed a staggering 75% have worries or concerns about their fussy eating.  A further 52% percent claimed their child’s refusal to eat healthy foods is a […]

Understanding Child Maintenance And How To Claim

Separating from your partner is difficult at the best of times, but it becomes a whole lot harder when there are kids involved. Not only do you need to decide who they will live with and how often the other parent will see them, you must also ensure that you are both paying towards their […]

Crafty Garden Ideas

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We may have missed out on Organic September, but that should not stop you!  Here are some ideas to share with your children,  grow your own herbs and fruit – maybe a great activity to do as a family for these autumn weekends….  click on the following activities for more information. Build a bottle bird feeder: […]

Flying with Children

How to Deal With Sibling Rivalry

Sibling rivalry is extremely common, particularly in twins who often compete against each other. But rivalry isn’t always bad, and can actually aid the development of your children, instilling a sense of healthy competition into them. In fact, most of the time your children are simply vying for your attention. However, when the fighting gets […]

How to upcycle at home

Most items of furniture in your home will need refurbishing or updating every so often. Much-loved sofas and chairs can look shabby after a couple of years of use, and some rooms will be in dire need of a complete makeover. With this in mind, upcycling may be the answer. You won’t have to spend […]

Twins: Double the Pleasure & Ten Times the Guilt

Guest blogger Tova from My Thoughts about Stuff…  I think that guilt comes with the territory when you are a mother. Nothing you do is ever enough. You feel guilty if you work, guilty if you don’t breastfeed, guilty you gave them a ‘happy meal’, guilty for being on your phone, guilty for feeling guilty… it […]