Archive for the Kids Zone Category

Product Recommendation – Harry and Jacks’ Jet Pack

I’ve always believed that little kids and their own bags don’t really go that well together.  Before you set off somewhere there is much thought and preparation as to what they need to put in their bag and then halfway down the road they are already complaining […]

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We’ve become one of ‘those parents’

Before you have kids you have certain ideas about what sort of parents you’re going to be and you do tend to look at your friends who are already parents and decide whether you will follow their lead or not. I always declared before Master ATWWAH’s arrival […]

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Days Out – Not Now, Bernard at The Unicorn Theatre

For anyone unfamiliar with the story of Not Now, Bernard it is a cautionary tale for both parent and child.  Bernard is bored and wants the attention of his parents but both are busy and respond with ‘Not Now, Bernard’ even when he tells them there is […]

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Scary school holidays

School holidays are scary for parents of children who are toddler age or below.  Forget Halloween, it’s not the ghosts and skeletons you have to be frightened of it’s the older children who appear out of nowhere at your usual sanctuaries. An afternoon in a soft play area […]

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Surprising Fashion Essential – the straw hat

Who doesn’t enjoy the sunshine?  Everyone seems a bit happier (well, not on public transport but that doesn’t count), we’re all getting our Vitamin D fix and things just seem a bit brighter. But the sunshine doesn’t come without it’s practical problems especially with young kids.  We […]

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Paddington meets Cars

I’ve posted before about items to take on holiday to entertain Master ATWWAH when we’re not doing exciting things like eating ice cream or swimming.  Our recent Ibiza holiday included two items, one low-tech and the other not so low-tech which were great at keeping him entertained. […]

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Finn McMissile’s Balearic Mission (or how to make losing a toy seem like fun)

Master ATWWAH’s new obsession with Cars saw us taking a couple of the characters on holiday with us. They’re only small so perfect for packing.  Mater and Finn McMissile joined us and Master ATWWAH enjoyed exploring our hotel room with them.   We  did however have to […]

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Every parents lifesaver..

What did people do without technology?  Imagine a world where at the click of a button you couldn’t see what the weather was like outside your own window?  Or you couldn’t tweet your husband who was sat less than a foot away from you? After our recent holiday […]

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