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3 Reasons Why Your Child Should Learn A Second Language

July 25, 2020 admin 0

When you embark on the road of parenthood, you are probably in awe of the other mums and dads out there doing an incredible job at raising brilliant little people. You might feel the pressure to live up to your peers and you may worry about every decision you make for your darlings. Which school should they go to? Should you cut out all sweet snacks from their diet? Is one hour screen time every […]

YHA Oxford

Our review of YHA Oxford 2020

February 26, 2020 admin 1

Over half term we were invited to stay at YHA Oxford for two nights in one of their family en suite rooms. We have stayed with YHA on a number of occasions over the past three years, in a variety of different accommodation types including; pods, bell tents and even a tipi but we have always been in more rural settings, never a city centre, so I was looking forward to seeing what, if anything, […]

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How A Lovely Cruise Can Improve Your Life Massively

October 25, 2019 admin 0

Are you looking to get away for a little while? Perhaps you’re looking for a short break, or maybe even something a little more significant. Well, you could do a lot worse than a cruise to a wonderful location. If you’re okay with hitting the open water on a huge boat, then a cruise would be amazing for you. Everyone that partakes in this kind of thing has a great time and would love to […]

YHA in Stratford-Upon-Avon

Why the YHA in Stratford-Upon-Avon is perfect for families

August 12, 2019 admin 0

It was with great trepidation that we first stayed in a YHA (Youth Hostel Association) property a couple of years ago when I thought they would be dirty, smelly and full of young travelers moving from room to room in the middle of the night or worse yet full of random murderers like on the horror films! Yet we (obviously) lived to tell the tale, loved our stay and have since stayed in various YHA […]

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Our review of the Cornbury Festival 2019

July 9, 2019 admin 0

We have just got back from our first ever weekend camping festival experience.  After much deliberation and review reading we chose the Cornbury Festival to be our first, based mainly on the fact it had such good write ups when it came to being family friendly, and it was definitely the right choice. We have had the best weekend ever and I urge anyone who is thinking of braving a festival with kids to absolutely […]

helping your children adjust

Helping Your Children Adjust When Moving To Another Country

November 14, 2018 admin 0

There is a lot to consider before moving to another country, including looking for a job, finding a quality global health insurance provider, making new social circles and much more. It can become easy to get wrapped up in your own moving process and as a result, we end up overlooking our children, who are going through the same thing, albeit from a different perspective. Moving to another country can be worrying and upsetting for […]