Tips for Talking to Teenagers About Drugs

Talking to your teen about drugs can be difficult but it is incredibly important. Speaking to teens when they are younger can help prevent stress, addiction and succumbing to peer pressure. It is important to realise teens can become addicted to drugs in the most loving and supportive of families. Discussing the issue helps parentsRead more

3 months FREE with the Merlin Annual Pass Sale

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**Advertorial feature** Regular readers of this blog will know we are a Merlin attractions loving family, We’ve had our Merlin Annual passes since back in 2016 when we first worked with Merlin as Ambassadors. Since then we have continued to renew our passes as would be lost without them – especially during the summer holidays.Read more

Top tips for surviving a December Birthday

You only have one Birthday a year right? Well unless you’re the Queen you do! But what happens if your Birthday falls in December? It’s not exactly your fault, is it? You’re not to blame that for everyone it is the most expensive time of the year, are you? If anyone is to blame it’sRead more

4 Things to Consider Before Planning a Family Holiday

As the weather gets colder, it’s only natural to dream about planning your next family holiday. It can give you something to look forward to and getting in there early often means you can save some money and start to get things planned ahead. When it comes to deciding where exactly you should go andRead more

Why can I never get an early night?

It’s a statement you will hear made by many a parent … that the typical day seems to go on forever yet there are never enough hours in the day! Ok, this probably seems to make no sense whatsoever …  if you don’t spend the day trying to juggle a million things at once. Personally,Read more

Fireman Sam becomes a movie star

At some point in our lives, we may have all dreamed of becoming a movie star and it seems that Fireman Sam shares this dream too! When Hollywood comes to Pontypandy in the brand new feature Fireman Sam: Set For Action! Sam sees himself unexpectedly becoming the star of the show. Fireman Sam is something both of my childrenRead more