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picture of a girl at a birthday party with a party hat and present

Gift ideas for 5 year old girls

We are in full birthday party season in our house, with our little girl lucky enough to be invited to some of her school friends birthday parties.

Choosing gifts for other children that you don’t really know can be tricky, I find it really difficult choosing a gift that is a reasonable price, which the child can actually use instead of just giving a plastic toy for the sake of giving...

Family eating in a restaurant

How to keep your children entertained when out in a restaurant

My husband and I have always loved going out to restaurants to eat, so when we had our first child it was important to us to keep being able to do this. Our now much loved ‘Restaurant bag’ started out it’s life as our changing bag and was initially filled with nappies, wet wipes and changes of clothes. As time went on we started adding toys into it and now it stays in the car and is only used...