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  • 28 Sep 2015

    Education Special Just Published

    This is our education special edition - you’ll find the 50 best in alternative education inside - from forest nurseries to eco schools. Plus read why schools don’t educate and what you can do about it. The theme for our latest edition is magic. Want to have more fun together and crate magical playtimes with your child? This edition is packed with articles to help you on your way. You can take our seven steps to unlocking creativity, explore how to build the best dens and play spaces and make beautiful autumn crafts. […] more

  • 28 Sep 2015

    Our home education journey

    Dan and I knew we were going to home educate from the start. We might have had wobbly moments but from the instant we fell pregnant with our eldest, it was pretty much a sure thing. As I did my research about educational theories and the legalities and realities of home educating in the UK I swung wildly between styles. Some days I saw the merit in following a carefully chosen curriculum and on others I was convinced that a completely autonomous unschooling lifestyle was the path for us. Ultimately (and probably predictably), as our daughter approached mandatory school age we settled comfortably somewhere in between the two. […] more

  • 16 Aug 2015

    20 daily acts of love

    There are times when we all want to wave goodbye to the squalling kids and nagging partner and jump aboard a six week cruise to the Maldives. For years and years, my partner and I wanted children, and yet there are still times now – when our dreams have come true – that I find myself forgetting how lucky I am to have a beautiful family and be surrounded by love. One way to get more love in our lives is to give more love out. Here are 20 ways to make space for love in your family’s life... […] more

  • 11 Jul 2015

    Keep up to date

    Every month we send out a free newsletter crammed with loads of great content that we couldn't squeeze into the magazine. Want to have a read? Our next edition is crammed with goodies on saving money at home and how to make your own beauty treats (easily and using stuff you already have in your kitchen!). Plus read about how to find time out for yourself and plenty more inspiration. It's free and you can get it here... […] more

  • 11 Jul 2015

    Plan a Staycation

    The word ‘staycation’ crept into our lexicon some time in the late noughties when people began to feel the pinch of the recession. Suddenly, jetting off to foreign climes wasn’t the cheap and cheerful option, and folks began to look closer to home for their summer jollies. A good thing too, with air travel cited as the least environmental form of transport. A staycation is basically a vacation at home. Here are some of the ways to make your staycation a family event to remember... […] more

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