Entries by School Reviewer

How to get kids back into learning mode

The Christmas holidays may only just seem like they’ve started, but before you know it, children will be heading back to school ready to start a whole new year. There’s no denying Christmas is an exciting time for kids (and even the big kids), but when the time comes to get back to reality, it […]

Fun, free activities for kids this January

The festivities may seem like a lifetime ago, but for many parents the finical hangover can last much longer. January is a disreputably tough month for people all over the world, but for families, the managing finances can be a struggle. And keeping kids entertained and occupied in the cold, dark winter, can be difficult […]

Fun activities to make Christmas Eve magical

Christmas has a habit of creeping up on us and while at the start of December it seems like an age away, we soon find ourselves frantically fighting through the hordes of shoppers on the highstreets to grab those last minute Christmas gifts with no time to spare at all! However, after all the hustle […]

Great New Year’s Resolutions for kids

New Year’s Resolutions are a rite of passage as we glide into a new year, but they are more associated with adults than children. Popular resolutions for adults include getting more exercise, losing a bit of weight, eating healthier, saving money and being more organised, but when thinking about setting children some resolutions the same […]

Should you tell your child that Santa is real?

Christmas can be a magical time of year for anyone but for children coming down Christmas morning to beautifully wrapped presents placed under a brightly decorated tree can be awe inspiring and enchanting. The story of St Nicholas is certainly one that children adore and families love recreating every year but should you tell your […]

Fun festive crafts for kids

Filled with fun, festivities and lots of indulgence, Christmas is a magical time of year for all ages that is all about spending time with loved ones. However, once the mince pies have all been demolished and the presents have been wrapped and placed under the tree, children may find themselves with time on their […]

Five ways to keep the family active this winter

Although winter is already in full freeze, it is often after Christmas that families find it difficult to motivate themselves. In January, many often find that although the excitement of Christmas still lingers, the nights – and days – are still dark and cold, meaning it can be harder than ever to get out and […]