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Awesome Lego (and Duplo) activities for kids

Thanks to my my son’s recent Lego project for school, I now possess an almost encyclopedic knowledge of the nearly 58 year old small plastic bricks. Of which every person on Earth owns an average 86. And you’d need 40 billion to build a…

Young Inventors

Happy New Year! I hope that you enjoyed a not-too-chaotic festive season and are managing to maintain any New Year’s resolutions you might have made. Much to the horror of my kids, my first resolution is to declutter.…

Road Safety for Kids

No matter how much you bang on about road safety, there is likely to be a time when your little one forgets the entire green cross code in order to win a race. Or to catch up with friends. Or to chase a squirrel.…

Halloween Activities for Kids

I’ve had lots of fun hunting down the best spooky crafts, ghoulish games and freakish food ideas to share with you this week.…

Drawing Activities for Kids

The world’s biggest drawing festival runs throughout October. The Big Draw 2015 theme is “Every Drawing Tells a Story”. So this week, we’re telling tales and inspiring imaginations with drawing activities for kids. You could be making doodle cubes, creating easy autumn leaf art…