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A Short Break in Washington DC with Kids

A Short Break in Washington DC with Kids

The majestic cherry blossom trees lined the streets like a welcoming procession as we arrived in Washington DC on the first leg of our East Coast America family road trip. We decided to make the US capital our first destination as we felt that it was important to show our teenagers around the capital and reinforce […]

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  13th May 2019   No comments
Does your family get enough Omega-3 in their diet?

Does your family get enough Omega-3 in their diet?

You may remember from your home economics days at school that Omega-3 fatty acids are the most important building blocks of the brain. Everyone needs them and we can only get these critical fatty acids from diet or supplementation. It’s especially important for growing children as without these important fats, it can become difficult for […]

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  11th April 2019   No comments
Holiday Packing Tips for Busy Mums and Dads

Holiday Packing Tips for Busy Mums and Dads

When it comes to holiday packing as a parent, gone are the days when you could throw caution to the wind, pack a few clothes and toiletries in the bag and be gone. With kids in tow, the concept of creating lists has never sounded so appealing! (Oh, how life has changed). Along with that, […]

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  28th March 2019   No comments
A Family City Break in Edinburgh

A Family City Break in Edinburgh

Edinburgh is an amazing place to bring the kids on a city break. It’s not too far away from Ireland, it’s a small enough city that you can walk everywhere and there’s loads of family friendly things to do. If you’re going to be spending 48 hours in Scotland’s capital, here is a list of […]

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  22nd January 2019   No comments
Top 9 Things To Do In Chicago With Kids

Top 9 Things To Do In Chicago With Kids

If you’re looking to take your kids to visit North America, where do you go? It’s a big continent. I’ll be honest, Chicago wouldn’t have been the first place to jump into my head as a family holiday destination so when I was invited by the lovely people at Choose Chicago to visit their city […]

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  9th January 2019   No comments
Unique Christmas Markets in Portugal

Unique Christmas Markets in Portugal

When you think of European Christmas villages and markets, you’d be forgiven for automatically thinking of countries like Germany and Austria. I’ll be honest, Portugal would not have been a potential Christmas destination in my mind however, having spent a few days exploring the Christmas villages of Portugal, I now know I wrong not to […]

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  28th December 2018   No comments
Teen Christmas Gift Ideas 2018

Teen Christmas Gift Ideas 2018

Anyone else find teenagers hard to buy Christmas gifts for? What music are they into? What books haven’t they read? What cool gadget would they like? As a parent, it’s hard enough knowing the answer to some of these questions but imagine if you’re an Aunt or a Grandparent looking for that perfect festive present. Well […]

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  7th December 2018   No comments