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Meet the four key nasties that might be lurking in your kids computer NOW! #SaferInternetDay

Safer Internet Day is a great day to get to know the nasties lurking in your computer – but #saferinternetday shouldn’t be the only time that we teach, and learn, about those malwares and computer viruses that can inhabit and sabotage our PCs… Meet the Malwares from Into Film on Vimeo. This film is a collaboration […]


by Helen • February 6, 2018
Knight for Kids is a wonderful character you can meet in Galdo's Gift ebook. Read the book and enjoy the craft: Make your own knight for kids
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Sir Strompoff: Make your own paper knight for kids with Galdo’s Gift eBook

Heroic stories are really popular with kids from around the world; we all love a good knight’s tale! Which heroes do your children love? In the UK, our patron saint is St George; a knight dispatched to slay a Dragon! This legend means that knights are popular heroes from the middle ages with our kids. […]


by Helen • January 5, 2018
Win Alba Tablet with Azoomee for safe gaming with the kids
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Win Alba Tablet with Azoomee for safe gaming with the kids #KiddyChartsAdvent

We’re thrilled to be able to offer a prize which will get the approval of parents and children alike – win an Alba tablet, pre-loaded with 6 months free access to safe entertainment app Azoomee! Pretty cool don’t you think? The Alba 7 inch android tablet has a bright clear IPS display, fast 1.3GHz quad-core […]


by Helen • December 10, 2017
We are giving away some amazing Slither.io toys on the site - pop over and take a look, but hurry. Closes 30th Nov. #giveaways # ukgiveaways # competitions
Great giveaways for kids & parents

Win bundle of new Slither.io toys

We have a fantastic set of gifts for all those Slither.io fans out there. My son just LOVES this game, and sometimes it is hard to peelhim away from his little snakes… We have some of the wonderful new Slither.io toys to give away. These promise to be an instant hit with fans, as they […]


by Helen • November 9, 2017
Great giveaways for kids & parents

Win a mini iPad with Channel Mum and the Ingham Family

We have another great giveaway for you, thanks to Channel Mum and the vlogging family of five, The Ingham Family and you can win one of TWO Mini iPads this time! All you need to do is fill out the form on the Channel Mum site, and subscribe to their YouTube channel to be in […]


by Helen • October 25, 2017
Reading Eggs is a great way for the kids to learn to read - and we've got a free trial for FIVE weeks for you - pop along an find out more!
Parenting Tips

5 ways tech can help reluctant readers: FREE 5 week Reading Eggs trial!

This is a sponsored article (with Reading Eggs – including a FREE 5 week trial for YOU in September), but all advice is heart-felt as I have a reluctant reader (my son), and I know that all of these things have worked for me. We still struggle to get him to read sometimes, but it […]


by Helen • September 7, 2017
Five awesome tips to keep kids learning with educational screen time
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Five tips to keep kids learning with educational screen time

The summer holidays are almost upon us, and six weeks (or more) is a very long time. Keeping children occupied can be exhausting and expensive – and even the best of us will resort to screen time in the quest for a quiet life. Screen time battles are every parent’s bugbear – but what if […]


by Angie Shatford • July 7, 2017
Bookbeat audiobooks made my reluctant reader smile - can't you see?
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5 reasons why Audiobooks are perfect for active kids and reluctant readers

Sometimes it’s hard to get my wee boy to read – he just doesn’t sit still for long enough. He is very much one of those classic reluctant readers. He is so active, there is almost always seems to be something better to do. He’d rather kick a football, jump on a trampoline, watch a spider […]


by Helen • June 16, 2017
A chance to Win a K'Nex STEM Explorations Swing Ride
Great giveaways for kids & parents

Win a K’Nex STEM Explorations Swing Ride

We have had a giveaway for a while, but that is because we were saving it all up for a really great one for you all…today you can enter for a chance to win a K’NEX STEM Explorations Swing Ride Building Set worth £32.99 for your little ones! That is just amazing isn’t it? With STEM […]


by Helen • April 28, 2017
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blogfoster UK: 5 reasons to monetise your blog with the new kid on the influencer marketing block

I have been blogging for over five years now, but I am still learning. There isn’t a week that goes by without me finding out about something new. And this week was no different, when I signed up to the new influencer marketing platform, blogfoster UK. It is a pleasure to work with influencer marketing platforms, […]


by Helen • March 9, 2017