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    Purple Dragon – Chelsea Members club for London parents

    I had the immense pleasure of being treated to a play date like no other at Purple Dragon in Chelsea this winter. Now I never thought I’d say this, but as a parent with two children under five, I’ve become an Indoor Play connoisseur. I’ve endured the madness of frenetic play dates and birthday parties […]

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    Winter Wonderland in London’s Hyde Park

    We have been to Winter Wonderland several time each and every year; without fail it is always a giddy and delightful experience. London’s dusked-drenched afternoons are lit up with fairy lights, Christmas trees and amusement rides; couple this with mulled wine and you have a super seasonal treat. We have been with one toddler, a […]

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    Retro Bistrot: London’s Restaurant of the Year welcomes children

    London’s award winning Rétro Bistrot is an independent, family-run French restaurant owned by Vincent Gerbeau, and was recently named London Restaurant of the Year in the Good Food Guide. Located in Teddington (London), the restaurant is popular with families, (Vincent’s own family are frequent visitors) and provides a junior menu for children. French style dishes […]

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    CBeebies Song Time

    “Is it going to be Boring music or Children’s music?” three year old M asked as she eyed the CD mailer with suspicion. We tore it open and as my children caught the tiniest glimpse of the corner of the cBeebies logo they burst into peals of excited laughter and leaped up and down, bumping […]

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    September 2010 Events

    SOUTHBANK BFI PARENT AND TODDLER SCREENING “Monsters vs Aliens” Tue September 14th, 11:00 Tickets: £2.00 Under 5’s CADOGAN HALL 5 Sloane Terrace SW1X 9DQ Tel: 020 7730 5744 SOUTHBANK SINFONIA FAMILY CONCERT The Southbank Sinfonia Family Concert takes Adventures in the Magical Kingdom as it’s theme, giving kids a fun, informal and educational introduction to […]

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    Father’s Day 2010 suggestions …

    Father’s Day in London: A short list of temptations for Dad’s of all interests  West End Fans … Covent Garden‘s 180th Anniversary Weekend Take dad to enjoy the free entertainment in Covent Garden Piazza all weekend long. West End Live 2010 Saturday June 19th – Sunday June 20th Come be treated to free performances by […]

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    April 17th – 25th 2010 Events

    British Museum Mesopotamian Myths, Saturday April 17th: noon, 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm Join storyteller Xanthe Gresham for tales of Gilgamesh, Ereshkigal and Ishatar. Different stories told each session. Free, no booking Barbican Birmingham Contemporary Music Group Family Concert, Saturday April 24th, 1:00 and 3:30 pm Serenade for a satellite, a journey in time and […]

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    Peep Learning

    The Peep Centre Oxford, Oxfordshire OX4 6JZ Website: Visit Peep Learning website Tell us more about Peep Learning and you could be our next winner! Peep Learning was recommended by parents on Qype as family friendly, but we haven’t yet had time to check it out. Can you tell us more about it? Add a […]