Tips for Encouraging Your Child to Read

It is so important to be encouraging your child to read. I was recently reading an article in a newspaper which stated that today’s children are reading less frequently than any other generation. You can read the full article in The Guardian. As someone who loved reading as a child and could always be found

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Enrolling your child with Children’s University

I first came across the Children’s University, which is for 5-14 year olds, when my eldest was at school. I duly paid the money for the ‘passport’ and then did nothing else. The school, short of giving out the passports didn’t appear to do much else, and I didn’t look into it further so did

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Giveaway: WIN VIP TICKETS TO SEE ZIPPO’S CIRCUS 2020 ‘NOMADS’

The brilliant Zippo’s Circus  – “London’s Favourite”, and several times voted “Britain’s Best Circus” – is coming to Blackheath Common with a brand-new 2020 production titled ‘Nomads’. Enter our competition to win one of five VIP Ringside Family Tickets (2 adults and 2 children).   Winners get free popcorn and candy floss for each member

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Helping your Child with their GCSE options

I can’t quite believe we have reached the stage of GCSE options, but yes it is time for my eldest to choose her GCSE subjects! It does seem like age 13 is too young for the children to be making choices which may impact their future. For some it is such a difficult choice, especially

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Best of Muslim Mummy Blog 2019

If I am honest 2019 was a year I was so close to saying the time had come to move on from the blog, my motivation was at an all time low and my posts were few and far between (except for Project 365). But I am back for 2020 with a lot more motivation

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tonies® Toniebox – Review & Flash Giveaway

Disclaimer: We received the Toniebox and Tonies for the purposes of review. All thoughts and opinions are our own Bee loves a good story, particularly at bedtime. When she was younger it could be hard to muster up the energy to read her a story…or after the story she would still be wide awake! It

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Beauty and the Beast at Vivacity Key Theatre

Disclaimer: We were invited to the press evening for the purposes of review. All thoughts and opinions are our own. Image credits: Key Theatre. It is that time of year again! Panto Season! Last year the Key Theatre impressed us with Peter Pan and we couldn’t wait to see this years offering: Beauty and The

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