Latest articles with tag 'gift ideas'
Down at the farm: learning through play
Visiting a farm with young children can be lots of fun. There are so many things to see and do. Often they can feed lambs, pet rabbits or guinea pigs, feed sheep, pigs and other animals, perhaps even ride on a tractor?
Gifts for men: a few thoughts
Buying for men can be hard work sometimes. When I was a child I remember my mum always struggling to decide what she was going to buy for both my dad and hers at birthdays and Christmas. I used to think surely it can’t be that hard, turns out it’s pretty tricky.
Encouraging budding artists: a few thoughts
Creative children are a total joy to watch and when they become so immersed in their creations that they don’t even hear you ask them a question – that’s when you know they have the bug.
Seasonal gifting: have you considered jewellery?
Throughout the year we give gifts for all sorts of occasions. It might be Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, a birthday, Father’s Day, some sort of anniversary or Christmas. Do you ever give jewellery?
Home-made gifts with a technological twist
These are just a few ideas out of the many clever ways to use technology and online resources to make very special gifts that your children will enjoy making and giving.
Mother’s Day Gift Guide
Mother’s Day is fast approaching again. I’d be happy with half an hour to lie in the bath to be honest, or just a cuddle and a movie night with my favourite little people. If you are looking to buy a physical gift, we do have a few ideas for you here.
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Nope, it’s a drone!
Drones seem to be the in-thing at the moment. Have you tried flying one? They aren’t the easiest thing but they are lots of fun.
The Royal British Legion: more than poppies in November
The work of the Royal British Legion continues all year around, and your support can too. One way is via The Poppy Shop, their inline store.