5 Last Minute World Book Day Costumes

It’s just over a week to go until this year’s World Book Day, a day that puts the fear in to a lot of parents as they panic over last minute costumes as it is custom in a lot of UK schools for children to come dressed up as a favourite book character that day […] Read more…

National Museum of the American Indian with Kids

Happy Museum Monday everyone! We’re back this week with another great kid-friendly museum to share with you. I have been lucky enough to spend a significant amount of time in Washington, D.C. – both as an intern at the Smithsonian Institution as well as on vacation and visiting extended family there – including two trips […] Read more…

Chapter Book of the Month: Rabbit and Bear

It’s been a while, due to various circumstances, but we are finally back with another Chapter Book of the Month! Oskar couldn’t wait to share this one with you. I hope you enjoy the video: Have you read any of the Rabbit and Bear books? What did you think of them? If you enjoyed our episode, […] Read more…

5 Great Games for Bilingual Children

Today is International Mother Language Day, a worldwide observance held annually on 21st February to promote awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. Having been brought up bilingually myself, and now raising my boys with two languages and two cultures, this day holds some significance for us and I like to use it as […] Read more…

Museum Explorers #1

Happy Museum Monday everyone! As part of my new series introducing you to family friendly museums around the world, I thought I’d mix it up a little and let other families have their say too. So in ‘Museum Explorers’ I will be interviewing a new family each month, inviting them to share their favourite museums […] Read more…

15 Winter Wonderland Picture Books

While we ourselves may not have experienced any snow yet this Winter, there has been plenty going around elsewhere. What better excuse to get our our favourite Winter picture books? Christmas may be over, but there are many beautiful Winter picture books that don’t feature Christmas to enjoy. Here we share 15 favourites with you: […] Read more…

Cherry Milk Surprise

Love is in the air…not long now until Valentine’s Day! If you’re looking for an easy idea to create a special, non alcoholic drink for your loved one(s), novelty ice cube trays are your friend. Kids especially will love this! I experimented a little with these heart shaped ones from Ikea (sadly, they don’t seem […] Read more…

The Världskulturmuseet in Gothenburg with Kids

Happy Museum Monday! We’re back with another great museum for kids to share with you – The Världskulturmuseet (or World Culture Museum) in Gothenburg. We visited this during an Easter holiday a couple of years ago, and I think it’s possibly one of our favourite museum experiences ever with kids. In fact, we loved it […] Read more…

What Mummy is Currently Reading!

Hi everyone, it’s been a busy week, preparing for our trip to Japan, but I’ve managed to squeeze in a video of what I’ve been reading lately. Maybe I’ll even get to finish one of these during our holiday! Maybe there’s something here that catches your eye too… If you enjoyed the video, I’d be […] Read more…

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