Summer Activities

Six Outdoor Summer Activities For The Whole Family

Emma Louise Thompson | Posted 27.06.2017 | UK Parents
Emma Louise Thompson

This summer I'm determined to get my family outside more and spend fewer days around the house. I've been conjuring up ideas from my childhood as well as recommendations from friends I want to share. Fresh air and the sunshine are so important for kids, and as adults, we often forget there's more to life than sitting in an office cubicle all day.

This Is What You And The Kids Need To Get Up To This Summer...

The Huffington Post | Jen Barton | Posted 09.08.2016 | UK Parents

While the summer holidays can sometimes feel daunting for parents (all of those weeks with no school!), there is something kind of wonderful about the...

8 Signs You're Suffering From Mid-Summer Angst

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 03.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The mid-summer angst is well and truly setting in. If you’re not familiar with the concept, it’s the constant feeling that summer is going to be o...

9 Ways To Stop Your Children Getting Bored During Rainy Summer Holidays

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 27.07.2016 | UK Parents

It seems the UK weather often doesn’t get the memo about the school summer holidays. There’s nothing more depressing than a washout picnic or tri...

12 Tweets That Sum Up Our Love-Hate Relationship With School Holidays

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 26.07.2016 | UK Parents

Whether you’re having a staycation or going abroad this summer, the six-week holiday is without a doubt the longest period of any parent’s calenda...

The Stages Of Trying To Pack For A Festival Now You Have Kids

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 05.07.2016 | UK Parents

You've been to festivals every summer for the past decade. You loved the music, the atmosphere, the camping (and of course the mud). But now you've go...

How to Survive the Summer Holidays: 10 Simple Steps

Jeff Brazier | Posted 29.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jeff Brazier

Now how on earth am I going to juggle my work, the mountain of life coaching coursework AND entertain the children for the next six weeks?! As I pondered the enormity of the situation it struck me that I knew exactly how to cope.

How to Make the Most of Your Summer

Elle-Rose Williams | Posted 03.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Elle-Rose Williams

With the exception of the (pretty miserable) weather here in the UK, summer seems to be well and truly on it's way. We've got the festival season starting, the BBQ aisle in the supermarket stocked up and ready to go - and even the deck chairs in London parks are out there for people to enjoy (if you're brave enough in this weather).

Summer Holidays - Don't Hate Them - Love Them!

Sue Hedges | Posted 12.10.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Sue Hedges

So - it's the summer holidays - six weeks of sorting out the children, keeping them entertained, feeding them all day long and sorting out the battles - doesn't sound much fun does it!