Dairy free cinnamon and raisin oatmeal cookies recipe

This is our family’s go-to cookie recipe. They are so simple and quick to make and the whole family loves them. Even the fussy kids. They love to help to make them too. We have been making them for years…

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Your legal entitlement to take unpaid parental leave

Last year I posted on my social media about how I was using unpaid parental leave to cover our childcare for some of the school holidays. I was surprised at how many people didn’t know they were entitled to take…

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Father’s Day gift ideas that you can buy online

We’ve had Mother’s Day in lockdown and who knows what’s going to be going on for Father’s Day! Here’s my best stab at 10 Father’s Day gift ideas that you can buy online to make Father’s Day 2020 special for…

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10 adventure TV shows that you can enjoy with your children

A lot of you have told me that you have been finding my ultimate guide to the best family films that both children AND adults will enjoy helpful to quell to lockdown boredom. But what about when you don’t have…

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AD: Finding free arts and culture activities for kids to do at home with Fantastic for Families

I’ve written a few times in the past about how Fantastic for Families is our go-to website for finding arts and culture activities to do as a family. It’s how we found out about Just So Festival and our Newcastle…

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