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The summer holidays are a marathon for parents, with the potential for tears, tantrums and tiredness never far away. But with a little preparation you can boost your chances of a six week break that’s smooth sailing.
Heading to the beach? Stock up on some sea shoes to avoid sandy feet-induced sulks. Stuck for rainy day activities? Make sure some machine-washable arts and crafts are within easy reach.
You’ll find these summer holiday life-savers – and many more items to entertain the kids – still on offer in the Amazon Prime Day sale until midnight Wednesday.