October Half Term

October Half Term London Kids Scoop

    Half term begins. Panic not, me hearties. Our October Half Term London Kids Scoop is packed with 30+ activities to stave off the dreaded ‘mummy, I’m bored’ cries. Dinosaurs, museums, free family days, film workshops and more. Enjoy and keep an eye out for our Halloween guide out soon!     October Half… 

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Popcorn bowl
Classical Babies family concert with Villa Pia
Edinburgh Fringe Tony Law
Why the Whales Came
Apple Fair at Forty Hall Estate

London Kids Weekend Scoop (September 29-October 2, 2016)

    We’re rounding the corner into October and despite rumours of an Indian summer, I’m looking forward to autumn. You know, apples and falling leaves and all that good stuff. The London Kids Weekend Scoop for the first weekend in October features hip hop dance theatre, circus, classic cars in King’s Cross and a… 

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Big Fish Little Fish Spiegeltent Canary Wharf

London Kids Weekend Scoop (September 22-25, 2016)

    Oooh the weather turned rather suddenly didn’t it? But don’t despair, the London Kids Weekend Scoop is here to spread some cheer over the next few days. We have superheroes on stage, circus tricks, a science convention for families, theatre for babies, raving in a Spiegeltent and an epic adventure in Southwark. Enjoy!… 

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Marvel Universe Live Iron Man mask

Marvel Universe Live: Babes Review

    At Marvel Universe Live**, when the lights go down and the Avengers symbol flashes on the screen, the energy in the O2 Arena is off the charts. We are in the presence of greatness and it’s hard not to feel pumped.     As Thor, Iron Man, Spiderman, Captain America, Black Widow, Wolverine,… 

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The Hogwallops

London Kids Weekend Scoop September 15-18, 2016

    Hello! It’s our first London Kids Weekend Scoop of the season and can you believe we’re already mid-way through September? We’ve only just returned from our adventures in Italy, and it’s been a busy period with trips to Edinburgh Fringe Festival, the Cotswolds and coming this weekend Butlins Minehead to report on. Can’t… 

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16 Awesome Things to Do

16 Awesome Things to do in London this Autumn

    Happy September! Boy, that went fast. Are the end of summer blues starting to get you down already? Don’t worry, as I’ve found 16 Awesome Things to do this Autumn in London to keep you and your crew in an upbeat mood. From local festivals to open-air screenings, immersive theatre and superheroes on… 

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Kerb Camden Maize Blaze

Kerb Camden (Eat London with Kids)

    At the VIP launch party** for Kerb Camden, it was a bit like going to an old school reunion. Our Babe papa, Big Apple Hot Dogs, is an alumni of Kerb from its original incarnation as Eat St, right through to its evolution into one of London’s best known collectives of street food… 

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Blinky Bill the movie cast

Blinky Bill the Movie (Babes Review)

    Who is Blinky Bill? Well, he’s the son of Mr. Bill of course: the legendary Koala explorer who went missing on one of his adventures. Blinky lives with his mum in Greenpatch, a leafy forest town, currently under threat from a scaly dictator aka Mayor Cranklepot. In a head-jerk towards Donald Trump and… 

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Camp Bestival 2016: A Festival in Space

    What are Camp Bestival babes made of? Glitter and veils and dragon’s tails. Mud and sweat and moments they’ll never forget.         Our third Camp Bestival adventure** began with a series of mishaps: from catching the wrong end of a train splitting into two lines, to my 10 year old… 

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