One of the things I like to do when getting a new car is take it on a long drive. So that’s what we did a few weekends back; we loaded our newly purchased Volkswagen Touran with kids, kit and food and headed to Lepe in Hampshire for the day. It’s the first time we’ve
I’ve been exploring the early beta of Crowd Map and decided to create a UK Parent Bloggers map. I’ve added myself to the map by creating a short introductory post explaining me and this blog. It would be great to add more parents to the map – wouldn’t it be cool to see where other
We spent the weekend visiting family and stayed in a Premier Inn hotel on the Saturday night. Premier Inn offer a guaranteed good nights sleep policy, meaning that if you don’t have a good nights sleep they will refund the price of your hotel room. Image from epsos “White Dog Sleeping“ January 23, 2012 via Flickr, Creative
We face many challenges bringing up children in the age of the internet. One of the most pressing challenges is that our kids will be, or already are, creating their own online persona on sites like Facebook and Twitter, sometimes armed with information and facts about the opportunities and risks, sometimes not. Many will enter
This weeks The Gallery is the letter “together” The boys together.
We had a fantastic time over the weekend at Moors Valley Country Park in Dorset on the Gruffalo Trail. The kids loved the walk through the woods stopping at checkpoints to answer questions about the Gruffalo book. The things was none of us felt like heading out for the day. With another early morning wake
I’ve just finished reading a very good book called Get the Job You Want: 10 Secrets to a Successful Job Search. Loads of interesting stuff to read about but especially succinct and to the point were the 8 characteristics of a successful candidate. Get the Job You Want: 10 Secrets to a Successful Job Search