Family hobbies

  • When your child wants to learn to drive

    When your child wants to learn to drive

    The driving test has just had its eightieth birthday and doubtless, driving has changed a lot since its inception, maybe more so since you passed your test. Somehow though, it doesn’t seem two minutes since you were strapping your kids into their child or booster seat and now, you have just heard your child utter

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    Gardens to visit this summer

    Summer is officially on its way and what better way to spend a sunny day than wandering around a colourful garden? Luckily for us, here in the UK there are loads of gardens happy to welcome members of the public. Here’s our pick of some of our favourites. Botanic Gardens – Glasgow It can be

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    Finding childcare whilst on holiday

    Finding childcare whilst on holiday

    Family holidays are great and they’re what we all look forward to, but even on a family holiday mum and dad might want the odd night out or day trip somewhere where, catching up with the adult side of life. But how? Trusty Nana and Granddad are back in blighty along with Aunty Susan, so

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    Guides And Scouts

    Guides And Scouts

    The scout and guiding movements in the UK often come in for a bit of stick. The mocking sound of ‘Dib Dib Dib’ hangs in the air, as supposed grown-ups snigger behind their hands. But you speak to virtually anyone who has been involved in these groups; the overwhelming response is one of enthusiasm and

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    Activities for kids with ADHD

    Activities for kids with ADHD

    Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) often struggle to concentrate during the long school day and so when school is over – or at the weekend – it can be refreshing to do something fun yet challenging that doesn’t involve sitting still for so long. Kids with ADHD generally thrive on routine so it

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    How To Find Your Passion

    How To Find Your Passion

    Discovering what you love to do most can have a breathtaking effect on your life. Society and the culture we live in place a whole bunch of expectations on us, which most of us simply absorb and strive to live up to. A good job, a nice home, a successful relationship, a family – these

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