• World Book Day: Last minute costume ideas

    Feb 13 • 446 Views • No Comments on World Book Day: Last minute costume ideas

    There are literally hundreds of World Book Day costumes you can make and many of them quite easy, requiring no stitching and crafting — from old clothes or fabrics you already have at home. Trust us; mastering World Book Day has never been easier! 1....

  • Why We Should All Support World Book Day

    Feb 10 • 1163 Views • No Comments on Why We Should All Support World Book Day

    Did you know March 1st is World Book Day in aid of Book Aid International? This brilliant charity not only increases access to books but supports literacy, education and development in sub-Saharan Africa. Each year they send over 500,000 brand new books to...

  • Internet Safety Day – how to make sure your kids are safe online

    Feb 7 • 1548 Views • Comments Off on Internet Safety Day – how to make sure your kids are safe online

    Today is Internet Safety Day, which for many parents who are stumped at the pace at which technology is advancing couldn’t have come at a better time. Recent research into Internet use by teenagers conducted for GFI Software by OpinionMatters revealed that...

  • Get creative: Fun Valentine’s Day craft ideas for kids

    Jan 27 • 275 Views • Comments Off on Get creative: Fun Valentine’s Day craft ideas for kids

    Get creative with the ones you love and make unique Valentine’s Day cards and other easy crafts February the 14th has long been associated with St Valentine and giving a card to your loved one however, it’s also the perfect opportunity to get creative...

  • Ten new baby essentials – double savings at John Lewis

    Ten baby essentials and double savings with John Lewis

    Jan 23 • 593 Views • Comments Off on Ten baby essentials and double savings with John Lewis

    Planning for the arrival of a new baby is an exciting time but there’s lots to prepare Kidstart have joined up with John Lewis to help you prepare for your new arrival with our favourite 10 things on the John Lewis Nursery essentials checklist. Plus for...

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How To Teach Your Child Emotional Resilience

Dec 14 • 2497 Views • 1 Comment on How To Teach Your Child Emotional Resilience

On Saturday I heard  Professor Tanya Byron speak at the Mumsnet Blogfest. I’ve loved her take on parenthood and all things kids, since I watched her on The House...

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Yesterday my friend Vicki told me she’s absolutely exhausted. Her baby girl is one and isn’t sleeping through the night, and her little...

Dec 5 • 276 Views

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Mistletoe and (sparkling) wine

Our pick of the best sparkling wine and champagne...

Nov 29 • 959 Views

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WIN a wonderful FirstBIKE!

Nov 29 • 662 Views • Comments Off on WIN a wonderful FirstBIKE!

Christmas competition time! Count the FirstBIKEs nestling on the Christmas tree for a chance to win a bike of your very own. FirstBIKE balance bikes are designed for...

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Why We are Rooting for Carol Vorderman on I’m a Celebrity…

Maybe like you, we were a little surprised when we heard that Carol Vorderman was taking part in this year’s “I’m...

Nov 16 • 1130 Views

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The perfect date night

At KidStart we are true believers in ‘date night’, whether you are just starting out or have been together...

Oct 19 • 465 Views