What are Brocantes?

What are Brocantes?

Brocantes Drive anywhere in France during the summer and you’re pretty much guaranteed to see posters advertising a local brocante. But, what are brocantes? The word brocantes comes from the French verb “brocanter” which means “to deal in second-hand goods”. They’re not your usual carboot…

How To Make a Lego Travel Tin

How To Make a Lego Travel Tin

Leo had this cute Lego travel tin for his third birthday…he loves superheroes! It’s also the perfect way to introduce him to small Lego! It’s really handy for playing with at the kitchen table (away from his little brother) and taking away on holiday with…

10 Outdoor Essentials For Babies & Toddlers| enjoy the outdoors

10 Outdoor Essentials For Babies & Toddlers| enjoy the outdoors

Take a look at our list of outdoor essentials for babies and toddlers that will help you to enjoy your adventures.  Spending time outdoors as a family is great for your health and wellbeing but sometimes it can seem a little chaotic getting out the…

French Baby Toys and Books – Best of 2020 | Learn French Through Play

French Baby Toys and Books – Best of 2020 | Learn French Through Play

Best French Baby Toys and Books   A while ago I wrote about learning a new language as a family so I thought that I’d write a bit about the French baby toys and games that we love.   French speaking toys are an excellent…

Visiting Cardigan Bay With Kids and Toddlers

Visiting Cardigan Bay With Kids and Toddlers

Places to take kids in Cardigan Bay Visiting Cardigan Bay with kids is a great idea! It is a beautiful part of Wales and has lots to keep a family entertained. It has amazing beaches, woodlands, mountains and lakes. I’d like to share with you…

Learn a New Language as a Family | 9 tips for learning together

Learn a New Language as a Family | 9 tips for learning together

How to learn a new language…   Learning a new language as a family can be great fun. It works well because not only can you motivate each other but you also have live-in conversation partners. We’ve put together 9 tips that will help your…