Valentine’s Wall Decoration

VALENTINE’S WALL Decoration This activity is perfect for children aged 5+. Really all sorts of things can be used to make these valentine wall decorations. You could use sequins, ribbons, even plastic bottle lids.  Here are some other ideas to get the activity...

Valentines Jelly Hearts

JELLY Hearts   This super easy recipe is a lovely family activity and even the littlest hands can help with breaking up the jelly and stirring. The results are lovely little milky heart decorations that will delight the kiddies – sweet jelly kisses! Prep time:...

Wills, Trusts & Probate – Test Your Knowledge

WILLS, TRUSTS & PROBATE  Test your Knowledge In association with B P Collins Solicitors   More than half of British adults have not made a will.  Perhaps you think you know everything that is required to draft a will, or the benefits of creating a trust; but with...

ESCAPE TO MARRAKECH

ESCAPE TO Marrakech Words Jo Hollingsworth   Last October half term, with only a long weekend free, we were presented with a (nice) dilemma. Where could we escape to that was a relatively short flight, but culturally and geographically different? We had long wanted to...

Little Dopamine Addicts

Little DOPAMINE Addicts Research shows that children’s brains on screen time look a lot like children’s brains on cocaine, and as Jo Hollingsworth finds, scientists are just starting to discover what that means. On the school run last week I drove past a...