Posts Tagged ‘soft play’

How (not) to do food for toddler parties

| Food & Drink, Milestones, Observations

toddler eating birthday tea

N’s not had a birthday party yet.  Well a proper one.  He just had his cousin round for tea and a play.  My intention is to hold his 3rd birthday party once the weather’s improved and I can turf all the kids outside to play in the garden, and they can have a picnic. But we’ve […] Read more…


When to let go (or not) at soft play

| Days out, Family, Observations

Softplay toddler

I think we’ve been to our last birthday party for a few weeks. The last one was interesting with N to say the least.  It was held at a soft play that we’ve not been to since he was probably under 1.   It was always more pricy than another larger soft play in our town, […] Read more…

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Toddler friends

| Days out, Observations

Being 2 seems to be the start of having friends.  Before N’s been happy to tag around after his old cousins, and vaguely do activities at nursery alongside other children, but it’s great to see him really connecting with other children. What amazes me is how quickly children get used to being with others.  It’s […] Read more…

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Big kids soft play

| Days out, Family, Milestones

climbing at soft play

Today we joined one of N’s friends at a soft play place in town for her 2nd birthday.  N’s never really that fussed about soft play.  He tends to head straight for the things he has at home or are just toys on the ground as such (Little Tikes houses, hoovers, trikes, rocker etc).  Although […] Read more…

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Child magnet / Pied Piper

| Days out, Observations

As my tagline says, I’m not really a child person.  Strange I hear you ask, given I have one, however it’s very different with children in your family and those you see frequently, seeing them grow up. But bizarrely children seem to be like cats…they always go to people who aren’t keen on them. Whenever […] Read more…

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