Bettys Hope is a former sugar plantation with a museum telling the history of sugar and slavery on the Island. Its well worth a visit, particularly to show children about some of the uglier parts to our history.

Exploring Antigua’s contrasting landscapes and culture at Stingray City, Devil’s Bridge and Betty’s Hope

Antigua is known for it’s beaches, but there is oh so much more to the island. We went in search of some culture and marine wildlife on a tour with Tropical Adventures thanks to the Antigua and Barbuda Tourist Authority when we visited the island. The Island Safari and Stingray Fantasy is one of a number of tours […]

by Helen • September 2, 2016

Win a Samsung SmartCam PT worth £139 and help keep an eye on your child #KiddychartsSummer

On day 5 of our summer countdown where we are giving away a new gift for parents every single day for 12 days, we have a rather exciting piece of technology for you. Parents always want to be with their baby or toddler but sometimes leaving them is inevitable, using the new Samsung SmartCam Pan […]

by Helen • July 18, 2016
Share your precious moments with the kids for a chance to win one of five digital cameras, and Cadburys chocolate buttons. Closes 6th July.

Share precious moments with your kids to win Cadburys chocs and Cameras! #TasteLikeThisFeels

Did someone say Chocolate? Yes, I know, we did. And you can win some now – this video from the lovely Anna from Hey Mummy and Channel Mum shares some of those precious moments that we love with our kids. Those little ones, that perhaps you wouldn’t think at first would mean so much, but somehow […]

by Helen • June 10, 2016
It is back to school time, and there are many first days happening - so if this is happening to your kids, why not caption your photos with our great Free printables about it!

Free Back to School captions to create those special photos

  I don’t know about you, but already my Facebook feed is being filled with pictures of kids looking fantastic for their first days back to school; all polished and pucker – ready to take on the world! I know some of your kids will go back this week, some next week, and some have already […]

by Helen • September 3, 2015
We recently went on a ski-ing holiday - well the kids did, I just chilled out. Instagram captures it perfectly...we wouldlove to go back and can't wait. Where is your favourite place to ski?

Chatel in Instagrams #CapturingLifeLaughterLove

Recently I had a most gorgeous holiday in Chatel in France. It was more than beautiful for a number of reasons, but the most important one was that I actually managed to relax, and give myself some me time for a very rare moment. I switched off the email. I switched off the phone. And […]

by Helen • April 30, 2015
Beautiful Snowdrop at the Garden of Great Easton Lodge

Snowdrop walk at Gardens of Great Easton Lodge

2015 is meant to be where I improve my photography; both for the business, and generally – for life. I dabbled at Caerphilly, and this weekend was the perfect spring day to take my compact, my kids and husband and hit the Gardens at Great Easton Lodge which are blooming with rather a lot of […]

by Helen • March 3, 2015
Do you love to take pictures of your kids, and aren't sure how to do it - then we have the resources for you here to improve; from newbord photography tips, to tips on how to take pictures of the kids in winter. We've got it. If you are a blogger, and have photography tips too - come add them here as well!
Linkies Parenting Tips Parenting Tips Linky

Family and newborn photography tips: How to get the perfect shots

Every month, we do a parenting tips linky to give you all a few ideas on a specific topic to help with navigating the minefield that is parenting… but this month, I thought we would do something a little bit different, and provide you with some great resources for improving your photography as a parent; […]

by Helen • February 6, 2015
Parenting can be a wonderful, confusing, exciting thing - we need to capture those memories so we remember the good and bad times. Join in with our photo challenge and you can do just this every single day!

Capturing Life, Laughter and Love – a 2015 Instagram Photo Challenge

What better way to capture places, and people that you love than through photos… If you are like me, and love using your mobile phone for capturing those special moments, then we have something that little bit marvellous for you; a year long photo challenge to get you back into your photography, or start you off on a […]

by Helen • January 23, 2015
Our FINAL giveaway in the 12 days of Chrstmas special is with Truprint this week; for £50 credit for their site, and we have three to give away. Closes 18th Dec,
12 Days of Christmas Giveaways

Day 12: #Win a £50 Truprint Voucher to capture your Xmas memories PLUS get 50% off calendars! (3 available)

For our final day in the 12 Days of Christmas bonanza, we have THREE prizes to give away from Truprint, to help you capture those memories over the holiday season perfectly! ;-) We have three £50 credit vouchers to give away for their site, so you can choose some great photo gifts for those special people […]

by Helen • December 12, 2014
Highly commended - fishing in KiddyPlay

And the winner for the #KiddyPlay November competition is….

Can’t believe it is this time of the month already! We have had the lovely Laura, from Tired Mummy of Two pouring over the 92 entries to the November KiddyPlay Photo Contest to try and find a winner and it isn’t an easy task as there are some gorgeous entries this month. As always we […]

by Helen • December 4, 2014