‘Our Victorian Christmas’ for Channel 5; how we learnt about Victorian Christmas family traditions

‘Our Victorian Christmas’ for Channel 5; how we learnt about Victorian Christmas family traditions

The Wonder Adventures Family learn about family Christmas traditions from Victorian times…what did we learn about ourselves and our Christmas and the traditions that are important to us today… As a family who have run and sold children’s Christmas events, activities and products for many years; when we were asked to take part in Channel…

Elf on the Shelf cheat sheet; 24 days of Elf on the Shelf ideas…..

Elf on the Shelf ; planned for you… Are you last minute to the Elf on the Shelf party; run out of ideas; so busy with kids, work, family and Christmas planning that you are meeting yourself coming backwards?!  Here are 24 days of Elf on the Shelf ideas ready for you to use. The…

Great ideas for family traditions for Christmas with the kids…

Great ideas for family traditions for Christmas with the kids…

Christmas is a time when family memories are made. Having traditions together that you do as a family are lovely ways to build connection and special time together and will last for years to come. Family traditions are one of my favourite things about Christmas and I dearly treasure the memories of family traditions that…

Brilliant Halloween party food ideas for kids

Brilliant Halloween party food ideas for kids

If you are hosting a Halloween themed party for your child and their friends or your family, you might be wondering what Halloween party food ideas for kids you can serve to all their guests. You don’t want to buy generic Halloween party food that any child would eat; you want to be more special and unique! These Halloween themed-party foods will make a memorable party and be tasty and fun too! Get creative and do your own Halloween food ideas for kids!

How to do non-scary Halloween fun for anxious kids…

How to do non-scary Halloween fun for anxious kids…

Halloween is a popular holiday nowadays but what do you do if you kid hates scary stuff, is easily anxious, gets freaked out by his own eye balls and can’t cope with anything remotely spooky?
It can be a challenge if you want to do something fun as a family at Halloween, join in with school or with friends or do dress up…
As Halloween was originally a pagan festival, it’s roots are not in scary things (you know like the ‘evil’ version of Halloween) but rather based on fertility, ritual and fallow ground. So how can you get involved with Halloween without scaring your kid? Here are some ideas: