Kids Do Travel encouraging youngsters to enjoy the summer outdoors

Blaze and Barney bag

With recent statistics revealing that British children spend less than 30 minutes per week playing outdoors, it is more important than ever for parents to encourage their kids to lead a healthy and active lifestyle. Summer is in full swing and the time has never been better for families to get outside and enjoy the sunshine. Kids Do Travel is helping parents do just this

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Make sure this freshers week that the air they breathe is also fresh

Make sure this freshers week that the air they breathe is also fresh

Buy a carbon monoxide alarm to ward of potential danger to your child’s life

Has your son or daughter taken gone off to university lately and moved into rented accommodation? Martin Clayton, the owner of a company making monoxide alarms says you must make sure their rooms are fitted with such

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What to do with clothes that your children have grown out of

As your children start to grow, it can be hard to deal with all the clothing they are getting through and decide what to do with it. Tiny baby clothes in particular can be very difficult to let go of – even the clothing of older kids probably has sentimental value of a kind. Even if you aren’t emotionally attached to old kid’s clothes, deciding

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Mothercare create new smartphone app

For most mothers, mobile phones are now a godsend which is why high street mother’s brand Mothercare has decided to create a new app that they can use on the go as part of collaboration with Myleene Klass.

Klass is a well known celebrity mother who helped to bring about the app after research showed that about 90% of all modern mothers believe that their

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Online scams bad new for Christmas shoppers

While most parents are attempting to shop early and get the best deals this year so that they can fit Christmas into their budget other unwilling parents are being scammed online. New research from the discount shopping website VoucherCodesPro.co.uk has revealed that about 11% of British parents have been the victim of some type of spam emails over the shopping days that are leading up

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Sylvanian Families

The Sylvanian Families are a group of collectable animal figures that appear to be lifelike with their lives full clothing options and plenty of accessories from toys, cars, career equipment, and homes.

As collectibles, the Sylvanian Families were most popular in the late eighties and the larger part of the nineties in Japan, the UK, and the United States. For a brief period in the

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BackCare’s ergonomic schoolbag protects the health of your child’s back

BackCare’s ergonomic schoolbag protects the health of your child’s back

Parents are always concerned about the health of their children, but one element they often overlook is the health of the children’s back. Fortunately, the company BackCare have developed a product which is specifically designed to protect children’s backs while they are at school. This is in the form of an ergonomic schoolbag, which

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Halifax survey reveals kids have more mobile phones than toys

During the holiday season most pre-teens and teens expect their parents to give them the best gadgets on the market. For some teens this could be something like the latest gaming console but for other teens it may be something else such as the latest model of mobile phone.

In a new study conducted by the Halifax bank, children are now spending more on mobile

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Organising your child’s wardrobe

Kids’ wardrobes are a lot harder to organise than adults’ due to the fact that children have a lot more items than adults. For example, they have games and toys that need to fit into the closet space as well as their clothes. In addition, your child may have things such as stuffed animals, blankets, sports equipment, and even more stuff that is going to

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Are tablets and smartphones really as bad for kids as we think they are?

It is nothing new for parents to be concerned about the amount of time the children spend in front of glowing rectangles. With the introduction of smart phones and tablet computers to the market, parents are more aware than ever that their children are exposed to more screen time.

There are many concerns that mental development can be stunted in children because they spend too

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