How have birhtday greetings and beyond changed after having kids - let's discuss it!
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Real KiddyCharts #4: How birthday greetings change after you’re a mom

Birthdays, they are funny old things when you are a mom. Birthday wishes to your mom are important, for mom, and for the kids, but somehow when there is more than just you to consider, everything changes. Wishing a mom Happy Birthday is a different proposition to birthdays for singletons. It usually happens in a rather […]

by Helen • August 29, 2017
Star Wars coloring and printables for you and the kids
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The biggest Star Wars printables and coloring resource in the galaxy (ish)

Do we have a treat for you and your little ones! We’ve searched all over the web to bring you the most awesome Star Wars coloring and printables for you and you kids. From lovely coloring pages and activity sheets to Worksheets and holiday themed Star Wars printables. Its all here! Coloring Pages for Kids and […]

by Helen • April 20, 2017
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Free Easter cards and party printables

We have a real treat for you today. These free Easter cards and party printables are absolutely gorgeous and are perfect for throwing a party for your kids, friends, and family, or even having everyone meet up together and celebrate. Easter is one of our favourite family holidays, and kids are always looking forward too […]

by Helen • March 23, 2016
Writing thank you letters are somewhat of a Christmas Tradition in our house. After the festivities, there is nothing quite like sitting down to write those thank you letters at the table with the kids. It is really important to teach our children, after receiving any gifts, that say thank you is still really really important. These thank you letter templates are great for Christmas and birthdays too.
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Free thank you letters

We are still giving you great free printable content for Christmas, and this time we have the Christmas thank you letters covered for the kids to write after they have had all their fun on the big day. As always, we have black and white and colour versions so that you can either get the […]

by Helen • December 22, 2015
Cardooo activity cards give birthday boys and girls something else to do not just play with their presents!
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#Win a complete set of activity birthday cards from Cardooo worth £30

Do you want to make sure you have all those all important birthday cards for the next few months already sorted? Or are you looking for something cool for your kids to do? Perhaps you are looking for both! Well, why not check out these great activity birthday cards from Cardooo then? Available for boys […]

by Helen • October 29, 2015
Stork - soldier cake
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Marching into your kids birthdays with a soldier cake

You don’t have to be a master baker to make an amazing looking cake for your kids. Today I’m sharing this easy to follow Stork – soldier cake recipe and sculpting instructions to make a wonderful soldier cake. Yum Stork – soldier cake Cook Time: 50 minutes Ingredients Chocolate Cake 250g Stork 250g caster sugar 4 […]

by Helen • October 29, 2015
There are so many great construction birthday party printables to choose from - which ones do you want?
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Free construction party themed printables for kids

Birthday parties – we all love doing them for our kids, but it is ALWAYS a tad more stressful than we hoped it would be right? Well if you are looking for themed birthday parties, why not go for a construction party theme for your little builder, or digging fan? Whether they are in to […]

by Helen • October 7, 2015
What says happy birthday more than a birthday sprinkles cake
Kids cooking recipes

Sprinkles cake to awaken your taste buds

Say Happy Birthday with this birthday sprinkles cake, courtesy of Stork recipes.  I remember my mother adding sprinkles to the top of the family trifle at Christmas, who’d had thought that a few years down the line, I’d be adding them to a birthday cake ;-) Yum Sprinkles cake to awaken your taste buds Cook […]

by Helen • October 6, 2015
Do you struggle to know what recipe to use for the perfect cake - birthday cake or otherwise? If you do, this is the recipe for you...simple, yet very effective.
Kids cooking recipes

How to get that birthday cake right EVERY TIME

  I see lots of posts in groups on Facebook, etc. asking other mums for advice on baking cakes, birthday cakes in particular of course, and there are always masses of comments in reply with a vast array of different recipes, tips, advice, suggestions, photos, links to webpages, etc. etc.  I sometimes wonder whether the person […]

by Catherine Kelly • September 29, 2015
Make a special boat cake for your child's birthday
Kids cooking recipes

Sail away on a birthday boat cake

Sail away with me ….. try your hand at this birthday boat cake.  With a yummy jam centre, this cake will be a show stopper at any party. Yum Sail away on a birthday boat cake Cook Time: 35 minutes Ingredients Cake 250g butter 250g caster sugar 4 large eggs 1 tsp vanilla extract 250g […]

by Helen • September 22, 2015