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Spooky Hanging Spider Webs

Here is a fun and easy Halloween Craft for the kids using popsicle sticks and yarn/wool! They are easy to create, and they also make great Halloween decorations for the festive season. Here’s what you will need: Popsicle Sticks Glue Paint (Halloween Colours, Orange/Black/White) Yarn or Wool (Orange/Black/White) Scissors Optional Spider Stickers   Instructions: Glue

Ghost Biscuits

These Ghost-shaped Biscuits are ideal to bake with the kids for a Halloween Treat! They even feature a surprise centre with popping candy! Here are the ingredients that you will need: 200g unsalted butter, softened 200g golden caster sugar 1 large egg ½ tsp vanilla extract 400g plain flour, plus extra for dusting 20g sliver

How To Make A Yummy Apple Sponge Cake

Autumn is the season for apples in Ireland, so let's have a look at this tasty Apple Sponge Cake recipe, ideal for the entire family! This cake makes a delicious addition to any dessert spread. Here are the ingredients that you will need: 225g/80z Self Raising Flour 175g/6oz Granulated Sugar 3 Eggs 175g/6oz Butter or

How To Get Your Children To Read More

Reading is vital for your child's development, so let's have a look at some tips on getting children to read more. Some children love to read, in fact sometimes it can be hard to tear a book out of their hands. But it can also be difficult to motivate a child who doesn’t love to

10 Tips to Encourage Kids to Eat More Vegetables

When it comes to getting your kids to eat more vegetables its never easy. However, these helpful tips will have your little one’s munch on veggies in no time. 1.Choose Baby Veggies: Choose baby veggies such as baby carrots and cucumbers as they are sweeter and more tender. 2.Crunchy Textures: By choosing crunchy textured veggies

First Day of Big School

  Are you and your child ready for the first day of 'big school'? Now that the summer holidays are coming to an end, this can only mean one thing the start of a new school year. But for some younger children it’s the start of moving from Pre School to Primary School. Although this

10 Back to School Tips

Going back to school can be quite a stressful time for the whole family. Although the Summer provides a much-needed break for everyone and with the lack of structure it can upset the routine when it comes back to returning to school for a new academic year. With the change in environment from Summer to

How To Make Homemade Playdough

Summer Activity: How to make homemade playdough. When it comes to keeping the kids entertained and busy over the summer months, few things will ever beat ‘Playdough’. Although you can always buy playdough in a toyshop or even a supermarket but making it can be relaxing and you can even get the kids involved with

Fun Activities to do with your Baby

10 Stimulating and Fun Activities to do with your baby. When It comes to the first years of a child’s life it’s a key time for learning. Infant-development experts believe that activities that we engage our babies in can stimulate their learning in many ways possible. Here are 10 fun ways to help your baby

20 Fun Things To Do In Ireland With The Kids This Summer

Did we say fun things to do in Ireland? Summer is here and we are very excited about it, so let's have a look at 20 fun things to do in Ireland with the kids this summer! Enjoy Free Museum Events in Dublin & Mayo Check out the free family events at the National Museum