The Peace Pagoda, Battersea Park

The Peace Pagoda, Battersea Park

One huge advantage of lockdown has been rediscovering all the local gems in our local area, and having a dog who needs a daily walk, it’s been great to rediscover some of the beautiful parks in South London. A recent trip to Battersea Park, I rediscovered the...
Cultured Kids #57

Cultured Kids #57

In these strange and curious times, we need culture more than ever: a form of escapism and a chance for our brains to absorb something other than the situation we are in. Even from our sofas and kitchen tables, we can use culture to expand our minds and thinking. Not...
Art activities for children from Museums

Art activities for children from Museums

As we enter into the fourth week of lockdown, I thought I would share more of the great resources that our wealth of museums and art galleries are sharing. This post, I thought I would concentrate on specifically art activities for children. Two Temple Place I was a...
5 London exhibitions  to visit during lockdown

5 London exhibitions to visit during lockdown

As you all know, I like nothing better than a wander around a London gallery or museum, so during lockdown, this is one thing I am missing the most. However, in the virtual world we all inhabit, it is lovely that the power of technology is still enabling us to get to...
How to get your ballet fix during UK Lockdown

How to get your ballet fix during UK Lockdown

I have a dance-mad daughter,  who particularly loves ballet and I am quite partial to a night at the ballet too. However, a night at The Royal Opera House is currently on hold, sipping a champagne in the Paul Hamlyn Hall Champagne Bar before taking our seats will just...
Sports kit for kids with small gardens!

Sports kit for kids with small gardens!

There are links in this post, but none are affiliate. Many places are sold out of stock, but I found Little Big Sports have lots of stock  Living in London is full of huge opportunity for kids … normally. During covid-19 isolation, when we are strictly limited...