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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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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Style Mama NYC Guest Post

A few months ago – I pinned an amazing image of a supa-fly-guy onto my Pinterest boards. I haven’t ever seen such a naturally cool kid. So imagine my delight when a few weeks later, I was contacted by the originator of this look – Courtney, who writes a style spotting blog called Style Mama NYC. And today – she writes for me and my Junkies!

Fran

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Klocc and Klocki – Guest Post

So people, not only are we clever, beautiful, skinny, so so young and …dreaming…here at Kid Style Junkie HQ, we are also so so lucky. Why? Because the SUPER fabulous Decorah Beau from kids lifestyle blog and store Kickcan & Conkers has written us a guest post. Check it!

Hi! Pleased to meet you! I’m Deborah from Kickcan & Conkers, and I’m delighted to be contributing to Kid Style Junkie today. If you’ve ever visited my blog you will probably know that I love looking for unusual kids’ design, especially toys. My heart seems to be in Eastern Europe mostly, so today I’d like to share two new finds from Hungary and Poland.

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