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Disco Loco in the Park: A Perfect Little Festival!

    Disco Loco in the Park was the final fling of the summer holidays and boy did they go out swinging. Hundreds of fun-lovers, ravers and mini misbehavers turned out for the family festival in gorgeous Springfield Park. After days of cloud, the sun came out blazing and everybody was in a party mood…. 

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Jed and Rufus in Kiddy Cars at Westfield

Westfield Stratford Kids Events for Summer

I remember taking my two boys (Jed was still in a pushchair) to Westfield Stratford on the second Saturday after its grand opening. While I was impressed by its size and scope, I could also barely move past the crush of shoppers. Daft move. But since then I’ve made many happy trips to Westfield Stratford… 

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Smart Portable Chargers for your Phone or Tablet (Braven BRV-Bank Review)

One of the major challenges of going camping for me is feeling cut off from the world. Yes I know, on some level it’s great to unplug from daily life and simply connect with nature. But if you’re a 21st century digital mama, it’s hard to review a camping festival when you can’t Tweet, Instagram… 

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LolliBop Festival Review: Hatfield House 2014

I’ll always have a soft spot for LolliBop Festival. We were there from the very beginning, attending the first ever LolliBop in Clissold Park, and the next two events at Regent’s Park. We only missed its Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park outing last year because we were covering Just So Festival that weekend. So we were… 

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Bank Holiday Weekend London Kids Scoop (Aug 21-25, 2014)

The party hardy will be on Clapham Common for the big SW4 weekender, but if you’ve got little people that all sounds a bit rowdy. Don’t sweat it, we’ve found some fantastic things to do with kids in London this Bank Holiday weekend: Notting Hill Carnival, Camden Beach, Lazy Sunday at King’s Cross, Festival of… 

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Tangerine Fields at Camp Bestival (Review)

Are you going to Tangerine Fields? You’ll find the pre-pitched tents and boutique camping experience at Camp Bestival and a number of festivals across the UK. Tangerine Fields offers an exclusive service** where they set your tent up for you and provide whatever sleeping equipment you’ve requested. So all you need to do is show… 

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Camp Bestival 2014 Review: A Weekend with the Circus!

I’ve been wanting to tell you all about Camp Bestival since we came back, but it’s like when you’re back from holiday and that last piece of luggage sits in the corner of the room, almost daring you to open it. How do you begin to unpack a suitcase full of so many memories (even… 

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London Kids Weekend Scoop (Aug 14-17, 2014)

  The weather’s set to pick up over the weekend and there’s loads happening indoors and out. Fun things to do in London with kids on our radar: LolliBop Festival, Breaker’s Yard at Sutton House, Bounce Festival in Richmond, London Mother’s Club at Red Market, Geffrye Museum celebrates 100 years, Zoo Nation Groove on Down… 

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Zoo Nation’s Groove on Down the Road: The Rewind!

Don’t call it a comeback. Actually, you can because this is our second review of the incredible Zoo Nation’s Groove on Down the Road and if anything, we loved it more the second time around. This show pops, locks and breaks its way into your heart, bursting with infectious humour, great tunes and astonishing talent… 

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