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Interview with Anne O’Brien | Bluebell Naming Ceremonies

I caught up with Anne O’Brien from Bluebell Naming Ceremonies to chat about all things baby namings and unity ceremonies. Read on to ...

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Naming Ceremony A to Z Checklist

Congratulations! – you’ve had a baby, or maybe even adopted. Now the dust has a settled (just a little!) and you’re getting ...

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5 Ideas for a Beautiful Autumn Naming Ceremony

Autumn is a lovely time of year for a celebration. The seasons are changing, the light is softening and the air is getting crisp. ...

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LVS Ascot’s Wellbeing Hub makes the Finals

LVS Ascot’s Wellbeing Hub makes the Finals of the National Tes Independent School Awards 2021 LVS Ascot, an independent day and ...

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Emma Goldsmith appointed as new Head of Dragon School, Oxford

Governors of Dragon School, Oxford are delighted to announce the appointment of Emma Goldsmith as Head of the Dragon from September ...

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Latest News from the Top Independent Schools in Berkshire

One way to get a feel for the culture of an independent school is to follow them on social media.  Most the top private schools in ...

Health & Wellbeing view all >

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The Different Types of Germs Found in your House (And What to do About Them)

As disgusting as it sounds, are homes and even ourselves are covered in germs of various kinds. In fact, germs are an integral part of ...

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Forget About Blue Monday and Focus on YOU Monday

According to the media today is officially known as Blue Monday.  But not today, we are renaming it to YOU Monday!  Try and take an ...

Mental Health and Wellbeing Support

Whether you’re concerned about yourself or a loved one, these mental health charities, organisations and support groups can offer ...

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How to Maintain a Healthy Lifestyle when Working at Home

It might not seem like a big deal to work from home for those who haven’t yet experienced such a scenario. They might think that ...

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Top 10 Things to do on a Family Walk with Kids

I absolutely love getting out to explore somewhere new or visiting and old favourite with my kids.  We have a great time on family ...

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How to Prepare for an Outdoor Walk with Kids

There are some great activities to do on a walk with kids but if you have wet, cold and hungry kids it’s hard to turn things ...

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Win a Family Saver Ticket to Sherdons Adventure Golf

Arrr me hearties, fancy winning yourself a family saver ticket to Sherdons Adventure Golf?  We all need some good ideas up our sleeves ...

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Creative Kids Competition

If you’re anything like me, you’re busy finding easy creative activities for your kids to do at home.  I thought it would ...

Win a Family Day Pass to Cogges

Cogges Manor Farm in Witney has always been a firm favourite with my boys.  To celebrate it’s reopening on Saturday the 14th of ...

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Positive Parenting with Josie

Parenting doesn’t come with a handbook, a guide on how to when we have babies, how to manage the terrible twos or deal with the back ...

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6 Very Useful Life Skills to Teach Your Children

Education is about more than memorising facts and figures. It is about developing essential skills and ways of thinking that play key ...

Things to Do with Your Children During the Lockdown

With most people at home due to the pandemic, children and parents have a lot more time to spend together. While that is a great way of ...

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Conker The Chameleon Book Review

The first of February marks the start of Children’s Mental Health week, ‘time to walk’ day and the official book ...

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Cakey More Macarons

Ooh la la, move over cupcakes and hello macarons. These dainty Parisian treats are made from two delicate almond meringue biscuits ...

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The Tower Bridge Cat Book Series Mum Review

I was sent these books to review with my almost 4 year old son.  All opinions are my own, created by myself and not subject to third ...

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Celebrating Chinese New Year

Hi, my name is Dawn! I was born and raised in Hong Kong and moved to the UK when I was 16. With my parents being thousands of miles ...

Christmas Quiz Free Download

Download the free Red Kite Days Christmas quiz, perfect for some virtual fun with family and friends with festive season. CLICK HERE TO ...

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Fun Ideas to Connect with your Family on Christmas Day

We all know that Christmas Day will be different this year and not quite as we hoped.  That said, there are still lots of fun things ...

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