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The Best Ice Cream Parlours in Hull & East Riding

ice cream parlour hull

One of the simplest ways to keep the kids cool this summer is to visit your local ice cream parlour. Here’s my favourites in the Hull and East Riding area. Del Gelato View this post on Instagram H U M I D Urgh it’s so sticky right now! ☀️ But is there any better way […] Read more…

7 Reasons The Deep Is Perfect For Thrifty Families

the deep thrifty families

This week the lovely people at The Deep kindly invited us to visit Hull’s iconic family attraction.  I’d taken the boys before but only when they were really little whilst still on maternity leave. It was just a nice and easy place to just push a pram around and grab a coffee in the Castaway […] Read more…

£7.50 Sainsbury’s Summer Holiday Childcare

Sainsbury's summer holiday childcare

Sainsbury’s have launched an incredible summer holiday activity club for 2019 for only £7.50 a day with lunch included! Who is eligible? Your child or children need to be aged between 5 years and 15 years old. What times does it cover? The Active Days run from 8am – 4pm. Not entirely perfect childcare hours […] Read more…

How To Make DIY Wet Wipes, Save The Planet And Money

diy wet wipes

This last week there was a call to ditch the 11,000,000,000 wet wipes polluting our environment each year. Those are the figures for England alone! So I figured a great way to teach the boys about helping to save the planet was to involve them in making little changes that they understand affect them, starting […] Read more…