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Forget flowers and chocolates – we know “me time” is the best present you can give to a busy mum. Our Mother’s Day gift to you is these FREE and EASY ideas to keep kids busy so you can spend time doing the things you want to do. So go on… read a book, have a bath, call a friend, or have an uninterrupted loo break. We’ll keep your kids busy with quiet crafts, mindful play, simple bakes, easy makes and more. Enjoy 5 minutes’ peace. Happy Mother’s Day!
Have you experienced back-to-school wobbles? You can help little ones to feel calm and happy with these fun mindful ideas. From breathing exercises to cute ways to deal with worries, they help young children chill out and open up about how they feel.
Bouncy castles, virtual parties, Covid cupcakes and DIY hair dye – these are the creative ways you’ve been celebrating your kids’ birthdays during lockdown!
How’re you feeling about your child’s first week at school? Excited, nervous, disorganised?! The extremely lovely and down-to-earth Harriet Shearsmith of Toby & Roo has been there, done that, got the tear-stained t-shirt, three times! She shares her top tips to help you get excited, deal with nerves and make your child’s first week a breeze.
We’ve updated this list of our favourite educational toys and packs to help you get school ready! Take your pick from Numberblocks blocks, fun card games and CBeebies learning sets. They’ll help you feel confident teaching your toddlers and preschoolers maths, phonics and more.
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