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The Camp Bestival Countdown is on!

I love, love, love the summer, not because the daily routine of pre-school runs are on hold, but because for us, summer means it’s time to head to our favourite family festival Camp Bestival! Family friendly festival Richie and I have been going to festivals since 2000 (pre-children) so when the little loves came along we missed that summer vibe so much – that
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NEARLY FOUR IN TEN NEW FATHERS HAVE HAVE BEEN  SUBJECTED TO ‘DAD SHAMING’, ACCORDING TO A NEW STUDY

A nationwide study, of British men who have started a family within the last two years, revealed as many as 38 percent have been made to feel less manly by others for being a hands-on dad.   According to the study, as many as 59 percent of men have been belittled by friends, family or colleagues for carrying a baby in a carrier, pushing
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Volvo Cars have introduced six months’ gender-neutral paid paternal leave for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA)

It’s a small step for Volvo Cars, but a big leap for parents across Europe and elsewhere: the Swedish car maker today launches a paid gender-neutral parental leave policy for all sales company employees in the EMEA region (Europe, Middle East and Africa), offering mothers and fathers a total of six months of leave with 80 per cent pay. The new Volvo Cars policy
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Parents warned children living in Southampton, Bristol and Belfast are at the highest risk of permanent sun damage in the UK

Experts have warned children living in Southampton, Bristol and Belfast are at the highest risk of permanent sun damage in the UK. Researchers at University of Manchester have teamed up with Boots Soltan, to calculate the exposure risks of kids playing outside across 13 of the biggest cities. A survey of 2,000 parents has revealed the hours children play outside in each of the
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Dragons Dawn of New Riders Game

Looking for a fab new game to play over half term? The new ‘How to Train Your Dragon’ Video Game has been released alongside the film and is pretty cool! We’ve kindly been given a copy to review and in the words of 8 year old Oz ‘it’s epic! I love playing it so much!’ It’s age 7 rating and tells a brand new
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