Chocolate Festival

London Kids Weekend Scoop (December 11-14, 2014)

    Two more weeks to go (correction and apologies for panicking the bejeezus out of some of you)! We are away for the Christmas break, but I’ve managed to round up the best of family entertainment over the season. Here’s our London Kids Weekend Scoop packed with festive fun, highlights include: Big Fish Little… 

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Beegu Arts Depot
Lion Witch Wardrobe
Brick 2014
Jed and Ezra suit up

The ShopUp: Where Style Meets Swag

    How dashing do the babes look, all dressed up for their uncle’s 40th birthday celebrations last weekend? Jed’s wearing a gifted Caramel Baby & Child coat, as featured on the blog a couple of years back. Look how much he’s grown since then!     Caramel Baby & Child is just one of… 

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Vauxhall Christmas Tree Maze

London Kids Weekend Scoop (November 20-23, 2014)

    I’m starting to get a little of that seasonal buzz, as more and more Christmas family attractions keep opening. Here’s the London Kids Weekend Scoop filled with lovely things to do in London with kids including: Peter Pan on Stage, Live Reindeer in Covent Garden, Hyde Park Winter Wonderland opens, Christmas Tree Maze… 

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Khush Boo fragrances for kids

Babes Love… Khush-Boo Fragrances for Kids

    I’m a fragrance junkie and, like many women, my obsession with scent began at my mother’s dressing table. But although I’ve been dousing myself in my mum’s perfumes since I was little, I must admit I had a knee-jerk reaction when I first heard about Khush-boo fragrances for babies and kids. Fragrances for… 

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Muddy Puddles wellies

Muddy Puddles Giveaway: Win a Ski Jacket worth £55!

    When it’s grey and soggy outside, there’s nothing like kids in bright, funky clothing to cheer up the neighbourhood.     The babes couldn’t wait to romp about in the rain, trying out their gifted Muddy Puddles Snow Flurry ski jacket (Ezra) and Puddleflex red wellies with faux fur trim and lining (Jed)…. 

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Brasserie Blanc Mixed Beans and Garlic Soup

Brasserie Blanc Review {Eat London with Kids}

    ‘What kind of food will it be?’ My 8-year-old asked warily when I told him we’d been invited to review Brasserie Blanc. ‘French,’ I responded to which he wrinkled his nose slightly and then, eyes lighting up, ‘That means there’ll be French fries, right?’ Considering he has a half French big brother (my… 

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Dusk at Young Vic

London Kids Weekend Scoop (November 13-16, 2014)

    Some gorgeous family events in our London Kids Weekend Scoop, from South Ken Kids Festival and the Winter Festival on the South Bank, to a Paul Smith/Richard Scarry collaboration and Charlie Dark spinning for Big Fish Little Fish! My Christmas guide will be out soon, in the meantime you can check out my… 

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Cutty Sark babes

Our Cutty Sark Adventure (with Gamar + Tootsa MacGinty)!

    Ahoy maties! Our Cutty Sark adventure took place on a beautifully sunny day in Greenwich over the October half term. The boys attracted lots of attention in their almost matching Tootsa MacGinty tops (scroll down for more about the brand). Cutty Sark is one of the world’s most famous ships and was once… 

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International Elf Service: Letters from the North Pole!

    Do you believe in magic? I don’t mean casting spells, or Nollywood style juju, or levitating like a freaky David Blaine. I’m talking about that feeling you get when your kids say their first lines in the Christmas play. Or the look of wonder in their eyes as they open that longed-for present… 

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