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    5 Easter Craft Ideas

    With the Easter Holidays upon us and at least 2 weeks off school.. many of us, may actually consider “getting crafty” – well, I do, but then I blog over at Red Ted Art, which is all about CRAFTS! And for me the key family celebrations of the year – Easter and Christmas are wonderful […]

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    Red Nose Day idea: Bake some Lookie Cookies!

    Looking for ideas for Red Nose Day? Try these yummy and oh-so-silly Lookie Cookies, designed by 5 year old Madeleine for Sainsbury’s Comic Relief Cookie Challenge. Mummy helped with the baking, stencil design and some of the icing. Elliot helped by tasting all of the ingredients before they went in. The golden syrup was tasted […]

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    Disney’s Oz the Great and Powerful in UK cinemas March 8th

    We’re off to see the wizard! Last year I somehow finagled my way into the secret Oz room at London’s Disney HQ and had a sneak peek at the storyboards, set design, trailer and costumes (oh, the costumes!!) for Disney’s new family movie, Oz the Great and Powerful. I was blown away… and not just […]

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    Kensington Mums guide to February half term in London

    Kensington Mums guide to February half term includes lots of special events and activities for kids in London. Please go ahead and add a comment with your own suggestions! Family fun activities at Kensington Palace. Sat 16 – Sun 24 February 2013 from 11.00 – 16.00. The theme for the February half-term activities will be the world of William III and Mary […]

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    ‘Wreck-It Ralph’ has destroyed the competition at the UK Box Office taking the #1 spot with a massive £4.5 million on its opening weekend.  ‘Wreck-It Ralph’ took over double the weekend figure for the number 2 film, Les Miserables , ending its 4 week reign at the top spot. This Academy Award® nominated heartfelt animated […]

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    Bonding Over Football Boots: Ancient Rites Revealed

    This season, my son joined the local football team. He’d never shown much of an interest before, but the inevitable tractor beam eventually caught him in its glare and before we knew it, we had a goalkeeper on our hands. My wife, never much of a footie fan, developed a sudden and somewhat urgent pitchside […]

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    Prize draw for Sammy’s Great Escape – in cinemas 15th February

    To celebrate the release of Sammy’s Great Escape, in cinemas February 15th, Warner Bros. Pictures and Really Kid Friendly are offering one lucky reader the chance to win an ‘Adopt a Turtle’ pack from the Marine Conservation Society. The pack contains: A cool cuddly turtle toy Talk Turtle – the MCS newsletter on turtle conservation […]

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    Wreck It Ralph image gallery

    Oh, we can’t wait to see Wreck It Ralph again! Here’s a little gallery of film stills from Disney’s new movie to whet your appetite… Wreck It Ralph is in UK cinemas from 8 February 2013 – don’t forget to book your tickets to see the film over Feb Half Term!  Click here to visit […]

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    Disney’s Wreck It Ralph: movie trailer and synopsis

    From Walt Disney Animation Studios and Emmy®-winning director Rich Moore comes “Wreck-It Ralph,” a hilarious, arcade-game-hopping adventure. For decades, Ralph (voice of John C. Reilly) has been overshadowed by Fix-It Felix, Jr. (voice of Jack McBrayer), the good-guy star of their game who always gets to save the day. Tired of playing the role of […]