Books for March

If you read regularly with your child then you are likely to find that sometimes it can be hard to keep finding books that you want to read. Not only this, but books that your child enjoys too. That is where we are here to help. We look through the newest books coming out, the […]

Discussing YouTuber Transgressions With Your Kids

These days, scarcely a week seems to go by in the news without one of the latest YouTube stars making some kind of serious mistake. Whether they released compromising pictures or whether they made an inappropriate or unwise comment, the media are always waiting in the wings to pounce on their transgressions. The YouTuber Phenomenon […]

Get Your Child To Make Media Of Their Own Instead Of Just Watching It 

On an average day, you can guarantee that your kids will have checked out their favorite YouTubers online, caught up on the latest TV shows, scrolled through their social media contacts, listened to some tunes and played a video game before it’s time for bed. Overall, they could be best described as passive consumers of […]

Our March Animation Recommendations

Oriental adventures are the name of the game this month, with some full on action animation and slapstick humor Korean style. There’s something for everyone when you throw in a little martial arts madness and mystical magic! Round up your geeks in training and treat them to Jackie Chan, the monks of Xiaolin, and Pucca! […]

Books For February

As parents, we know that reading with our children is incredibly important. Not only does it improve their reading skills, but it also a great time to bond and come together. The only trouble is finding the right books to read. Children’s books come in all shapes and sizes which means it can be tricky […]

How Can Amazon Echo Help Your Family?

The Amazon Echo is one of the most impressive and popular home gadgets in recent times, with a seemingly endless range of things that it can help us to achieve. By simply speaking to “Alexa”, the Echo’s friendly persona, you can accomplish a wide range of tasks around the home. Whether you’re thinking of investing […]

What, exactly, is BlockChain Technology?

If you’ve been to any parties lately, you may have seen small huddles of people, standing in corners, earnestly chatting about BitCoin and BlockChain technology in particular. Seemingly the latest soundbite where people gather together, cryptocurrencies are all the rage and it’s easy to get left behind in such a fast-moving technological world. But fear […]

Outdoor Activities For Winter

It’s often hard enough to put down their electronic gadgets and out into the fresh air at the best of times, but when winter comes around and the temperatures drop, getting them off the sofa can be even more challenging. However, there are plenty of fun outdoor activities that you can do as a family […]

Our January Animation Recommendations

Action animation first made an impact on me during the seventies with the likes of Battle of the Planets making the mini-me wish I was part of that fantastic dynamic. Throughout the eighties and nineties this style of cartoon burgeoned in popularity with Thundercats and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles leading the way. Today, we’re ringing […]

A Parent’s New Year’s Resolution Guide: Top fitness apps

The dreaded exercise.   Every year I say this, I must exercise more, cut out chocolate etc. etc., but finding the motivation to keep going is hard!  But 2018 is a New Year and this year I’m getting the whole family involved!  Making it more fun and doing things that the whole family can get […]