Making Christmas traditions that your family will cherish forever is a wonderful way to spend the season, and we love family time advent calendars that allow you to make memories together.
A family time advent calendar is all about replacing the chocolate, cartoon-themed advent calendars that explode across our supermarkets with some real and meaningful activities that will always be remembered. A family time advent calendar creates an opportunity to do something special every day in the run up to Christmas, reminding yourself and the children what it’s all about and making this time more enjoyable for everyone.
It’s Christmas! And whether you’re looking for a delicious treat for a wintry evening at home or the perfect homemade gift, our chocolate truffle recipe will be just right. Easy to make and as tasty as expensive shop-bought versions, these truffles will soon become a favourite amongst your family and friends. (more…)
Do your children drive you crazy at mealtimes? You are not alone! Many parents struggle with ensuring that their kids eat healthy, balanced meals, and it can be a real challenge to encourage a healthy diet when anything that is green – or looks remotely healthy – is refused. However, vegetables are vital to our diets and it can be helpful to find new ways to interest kids in them. (more…)
How much do you expect your children to do around the house? It’s a much debated subject amongst parents, with many opting to allocate pocket money in return for chores, but the research shows that however you choose to do it, chores are good for a child’s self esteem, discipline and confidence. (more…)