Books To Keep Children Busy This Summer!

Whether you’re trying to entertain whilst travelling or simply looking for activities that’ll keep the children happy during the summer Books2Door have a great selection for all ages to enjoy. From a young age I have loved to read; so have always really encouraged my children to follow suit. Now that my big girls are strong independent readers it’s about encouraging them to try different genres and authors but with Elsie still being so young it’s still all about making story time fun with lots of silly voices and actions. She loves reading books at any time of the day but…

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Protecting your children’s futures

When you become a parent your priorities (quite rightly) shift. It’s not just about looking after yourself anymore. You now have a child, or children that you have to look after too. Of corse in our first thoughts when preparing for a baby it’s all about keeping them fed, clean, safe and happy. We know we have to put our full nights sleep on the back burner to do night feeds for a few years, we know we’ll be forfeiting our pristine home decor for finger prints on every single surface and ghastly plastic toys that take up the living…

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Staying Active With Jump It | AD

I have always thought of us as a pretty active family. While the girls were young I was always the mum at the park first thing or on the beach with the kids jumping waves until the sun went down. However, it’s recently dawned on me that we are no where near as active as we once were. Between co-parenting with their dad, home work and after school clubs I feel like we spend more and more time in the car ferrying between activities than actually being active. Not to mention the draw of screens that seem to be all…

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2022

With Mother’s Day fast approaching I have put together a little Mother’s Day Gift Guide to give you some idea’s and inspiration. Whether you’re looking for a gift for you own mum, a mum to be or perhaps just after a treat for yourself I have some great options for you. Mother’s Day isn’t about extravagant gifts or spending a fortune but it is always nice to give (or receive) a little token to show thanks for all mum’s do. These gifts will be sure to put smiles on faces. As will a lie in, breakfast in bed or a…

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Everything You Need to Know to Teach Your Kids About Wills

Wondering how to teach your kids about Wills so they understand what happens when someone dies? We explore some tips for this, here… Talking about death with your kids is never going to be much fun. Regardless, difficult conversations are all part of preparing your children for the future. It doesn’t matter if your children are still in primary school, or headed to university. It’s important to start open conversations about death, at various stages of their lives. Younger children might feel afraid of such topics but, unless you address them, these fears will only escalate. If you do not…

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