Tag: days out

A review of Peppa Pig My First Cinema Experience

You will know by now that I have a love/hate relationship with Peppa and her porcine family. I’ve been to Peppa Pig World not once, but twice in the space of a single year, and even treated myself to a live show in between. All with at least one toddler …

Duck tales and mum fails

Feeding the ducks is a brilliant, free activity* that all toddlers love. One of the small one’s first words, and still a firm favourite is QUACK. He’s a big fan of the ducks. I’m also a fan, because it gets them outside in the fresh air (it’s not quite ‘educational’ …

Happy third birthday!

As you’ll probably know, my laptop is still broken. Well, it might be fixed, but whatever state it is in, I do not have it. Rather annoyingly, I’d written the best part of a ‘happy birthday’ post and then saved it – not in Blogger (yes, gasp, I’m still on …

Mumsnet Blogfest 2016 – Oh, and some awards too

So, ladies and gents, if you didn’t know already, this is now an award winning blog. Yep, against every expectation I won the Best Comic Writer award at the Mumsnet Blogging Awards. I must say that did make up for Friday’s disaster day somewhat. I wasn’t sure whether to start from …

Paperfight! A day out in London with Epson

I’m writing this at 8.30pm on a Friday night.  I know, right? No rest for the wicked. Or, like, parents in general. I have walked miles, in the rain, hunched over a toddler clinging on to a buggy board for dear life. I am a shadow of my former self …

My birthday sleepover and a visit to Peppa Pig World

Last week it was my birthday. I got two pairs of slippers; I think I have officially reached old age. I’m OK with that. They are nice slippers. It also happened to be half term for my sister, who is a teacher in a school with enviably long half term …

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