21 Ways You know Your Kids are Drama Queens

Inspired by one of my twins’ dramatic/hysterical refusal to go on a school outing yesterday for fear of travel boredom, I thought we would try something different today! I have written a few opinion pieces for the UK Huffington Post and I wanted to share my most recent – 21 Reason’s You Know Your Kids Are Drama Queens as it felt fitting, given yesterday morning’s incident. Let us start counting the ways..

Huffington Post Article Kids Parenting

1. If they are told off, they throw themselves on the floor and their body takes the form of one of those crime-scene body chalk shapes. You know they are alive and well, largely due to the stamping of their feet and guttural animal sounds that are emitting from their mouths. Usually the word “Hug”.

Huffington Post Article Kids Parenting

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It’s Daddy’s Day

It’s almost that time of year again when we make a giant fuss over our husbands – Fathers Day. I’m eyerolling whilst writing those words. Like they did THAT much. But in the interest of keeping the peace, and more importantly having something to throw in his face when he forgets Mother’s Day AGAIN, I bring you something fab that the kids can make, courtesy of a brilliant site called Technology Will Save Us.

A DIY Electro Dough Penalty Shootout……let’s go!

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Wrap Up Bright and Stylish!

Gift oneupmanship is a game I have long ago opted out of. Well, in terms of their contents anyway. However…I am still in the game of oneupmanship when it comes to wrapping. My presents need stand out value. They need to be picked first from the sea of presents under the tree and opened.

So whilst on the hunt for some funky wrapping – I came across Neon London. I loved their work SO much, that I asked them do do us a Guest Post with their top gift wrapping tips – so Junkies, here you go…I PRESENT (see what I did?) Sophie from Neon London.

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My Little Day – Halloween Party Guest Post

It’s all very well having your Horrifying Halloween look nailed down, and the food conquered by your own evil genius – but once the Trick or Treating is over and done, how do you keep them kids amused? We asked pals of the blog and favourite party gear creators – like, E.V.E.R. – My Little Day, for their Chic Halloween Party ideas. I shall put you in their very capable hands now…

Guest Post My Little Day Stylish Kids Halloween Party Ideas (7)

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