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The conception plan – Journey to getting my girl – Part 2

It has been a while since I agreed to take Urobiologics up on their offer to review their two tests of gender selection and determination. It has been no secret that I would like to try for a baby girl and, even though I have made it clear to friends...

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Make learning fun with Math Bingo

Have you ever tried to explain long subtraction and addition to a 6-year-old (who is already good at maths by the way)? A certain glaze sweeps over their eyes and within minutes you’ve lost them to a faraway land somewhere in their brain. So, I...

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Make learning fun with Math Bingo

Have you ever tried to explain long subtraction and addition to a 6-year-old (who is already good at maths by the way)? A certain glaze sweeps over their eyes and within minutes you’ve lost them to a faraway land somewhere in their brain. So, I am forever trying to think of fun ways to teach my boys topics from school that are both engaging a...

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Demystify code at the Institute of Imagination’s first ever ‘Lab Live – Recode’ exhibition

In this technological age of iPads and Smartphones, it is becoming increasingly difficult to engage our modern child with wooden building blocks or even pen and paper. While I still think the classic art of handwriting and physically turning the pages on a real book still has a large place in our current curriculum, I am noticing that to beat the s...

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Golden & Peanut Butter Oreo Vienetta Ice Cream Recipe

Parts of the recipe are inspired by www.mylittleitaliankitchen.com Serves: 8 – 12 people Ingredients: 1 pack of Golden Oreo biscuits 1 pack of Peanut Butter Oreo biscuits 4 x egg whites 300ml fresh double cream 50g Natvia Icing Sugar Pinch of salt 150g 70% dark chocolate Loaf tin Cling film or tin foil (cling film is better) Large bowl Medium sized...