My summer goals

Another academic year is over.  Oldest is now more than halfway through primary school, his younger brother has two years under his belt and youngest starts at nursery in September. Where has the time gone and how did all this happen? It feels like we've limped over the proverbial finish line. Everyone is exhausted and, to ...

Ten free summer holiday activity ideas for kids

Brace yourselves. The summer holidays are coming. While I look forward to spending more time with the kids, it can be a nightmare when they get bored. Like most parents, we don't have money to burn so the majority of activities will need to be cheap or, ideally, free. With that in mind, here are some ...