Win Tickets to Ratatouille in Concert at Royal Albert Hall!

    There’s a rat in my kitchen, what I’m a gonna do, there’s a rat in my kitchen… Don’t call pest control just yet. Ratatouille is the brilliant Disney Pixar animation about a rat who rises up from a life in the sewers and follows his passion to become one of the top chefs… 

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Matilda Afternoon Tea
Disco Loco Splatter Go Go
Amy Ruths cornbread
New York Abiye Collage
Deloitte Ignite Festival Day Royal Opera House

London Kids Weekend Scoop (September 25-27, 2015)

    Sun’s out today and I’m in a bouncy mood, ready to celebrate the launch of the Food Assembly at my husband’s HQ, Cole and Sons. More on both in an upcoming post, in the meantime take a gander at all the luvverly things to do with children in our London Kids Weekend Scoop…. 

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Mum homecoming graveside

I Mark the Day

      I mark the day, a Sunday, lying in bed nothing much on my mind but what Instagram to send and how to get to Streetfest later that day and what we would wear and by we, I mean, the babes I mark the hour, my brother’s voice so normal on the phone,… 

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Madness at On Blackheath

On Blackheath Festival: A Perfect Weekend in Greenwich

    Nothing compares to Grace Jones and her hoola hoop; but dancing in a field with other shiny, happy Londoners to the legendary Madness isn’t a bad way to spend a Sunday evening.     Suggs and co were on top form, headlining On Blackheath last weekend, taking us all on a rollick down… 

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London Kids Weekend Scoop (September 17-20, 2015)

    Some wonderful activities in the London Kids Weekend Scoop including family theatre, kids crafts workshops, opera for families who’ve never experienced it at Royal Opera House and much more. Do let us know if you come across anything that would be great for next weekend’s Scoop – just drop an email to info@babesabouttown.com!… 

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Ilado bracelets

Win a Bola Bracelet (Limited Edition) from Ilado!

    Did you wear any special kind of talisman or jewellery when you were pregnant? Are you with bump now and looking for something special to mark your connection with your growing baby? I recently learned about a fascinating pregnancy tradition that hails from Mexico, but can also be found across different cultures from… 

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Africa Utopia King Gogo

London Kids Weekend Scoop (September 10-13, 2015)

    Indian summer? Not quite, but today’s brighter weather has put us firmly in a weekend mood. The London Kids Weekend Scoop is bursting with ideas for you and your family, both outdoors and inside. Happy days!     Thu-Sun: Africa Utopia at Southbank Centre, Belvedere Rd, SE1 8XX (Waterloo/Embankment tube) Africa comes to… 

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Big Feastival Collage

The Big Feastival 2015 | Family Festival Review

    Big Apple Hot Dogs was trading at The Big Feastival 2015 and the Babe Papa had invited the whole brood along for a weekend of camping, food and fun.         The Big Feastival is the baby of Jamie Oliver and Alex James of Blur (it happens on Alex James’ farm)… 

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Breaking the Ice Unicorn Theatre

London Kids Weekend Scoop (September 3-6, 2015)

    The kids are safely tucked up back in their school term, and it’s already the first weekend in what’s set to be a glorious September. Do check out 15 Things to make your heart SING this Autumn for some fabulous ideas over the coming months. In the meantime, take a look at all… 

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