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Celebrating International Women’s Day 2019

Celebrating International Women’s Day 2019

As we look ahead to International Women’s Day on 8 March, it got us thinking about our journey leading up to starting Little Ankle Biters, and the challenges that many women face on a daily basis just to make things work. Kate and I worked […]

The Best Festivals for Families 2019

The Best Festivals for Families 2019

Wellies, tents, food stalls, entertainment, and not forgetting getting your groove on in a field. What’s not to love about festivals? And they’re a great place to take the kiddies too, your festival days don’t have to be behind you just yet. There are some […]

Frozen 2 teaser trailer released

Frozen 2 teaser trailer released

Walt Disney Studios have today released the teaser trailer for Frozen 2!! From the Academy Award®-winning team—directors Jennifer Lee and Chris Buck, and producer Peter Del Vecho—and featuring the voices of Idina Menzel, Kristen Bell, Jonathan Groff and Josh Gad, and the music of Oscar®-winning […]

February Half Term at Alton Towers

February Half Term at Alton Towers

Fancy a short break this February Half Term? Why not head to Alton Towers for their Pirate and Princess Takeover? The Pirate and Princess Takeover returns 15th – 24th February 2019. There’s tonnes of Pirate and Princess themed activities for all the family, exclusively available to Short Break […]

Matilda the Musical – UK tour dates

Matilda the Musical – UK tour dates

Matilda The Musical is the multi-award winning musical from the Royal Shakespeare Company, inspired by the beloved book by the incomparable Roald Dahl. Matilda the Musical is the story of an extraordinary girl with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind whose talents are constantly belittled by her […]

Ben and Holly Live on Stage 2019

Ben and Holly Live on Stage 2019

“Somewhere, hidden amongst the thorny brambles is a little kingdom where everyone is very very small…” From the makers of Peppa Pig comes this BAFTA award-winning television animation of Ben and Holly live on stage! Holly is a young Fairy Princess, who is still learning […]

Pantomimes in the UK 2018

Pantomimes in the UK 2018

Who can resist the lure of traditional Christmas pantomimes? Men dressed as women, sweets hurled into the audience, no one frowning over your rowdy children, and some risqué gags for the parents thrown in for good measure. What’s not to love! We’ve pulled together a […]

Best Board Games for Families at Christmas

Best Board Games for Families at Christmas

Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without a bit of ‘good natured’ boys v girls competition in the form of board games. And it doesn’t stop there, you’ll be spoilt for choice for the children too. Whether you like a good bit of rivalry, or just want […]

Best Christmas Markets in the UK 2018

Best Christmas Markets in the UK 2018

There’s not much beats the smell of Christmas markets with all those yummy food stalls, mulled wine and Christmas scented goodies, and it’s something the whole family can enjoy. We’ve pulled together a list of our favourite Christmas Markets, to make it that bit easier […]

Our review of Hotel Polynesia, Costa Del Sol

Our review of Hotel Polynesia, Costa Del Sol

We have recently returned from our first family All Inclusive holiday at the Hotel Polynesia and what a fantastic holiday it has been. Up until now we have always opted for self catering which is great especially when the children are small, however our most […]

Travelling with Children: Tips for Surviving a Family Holiday

Travelling with Children: Tips for Surviving a Family Holiday

Going on a family holiday is a fantastic experience and there’s not much that beats the excitement and joy on their little faces at every new adventure. However, in order to make it as stress free as possible you’ll need to be a well oiled […]

New York City holiday with the Kids

New York City holiday with the Kids

When planning this holiday I did ask myself “is it a good idea to take children to New York?” And the only way I was going to find out was to go ahead and see for myself. We visited New York in December and if […]

Eurocamp review – Great Value Family Holidays

Eurocamp review – Great Value Family Holidays

As a family we have now been on 3 Eurocamp holidays, each time staying in one of their chalets. The last 2 years we have visited Brittany in France and had a fantastic family holiday. Last summer we stayed at the L’Atlantique Campsite in Beg […]

Back to School Survival Guide

Back to School Survival Guide

Whether you have a first time new school starter (sob), or you’re getting ready to send the little angels back at the end of a long six weeks (someone pass the wine), we’ve got a handy survival guide to the back to school period for […]

Outdoor Garden Toys and Games

Outdoor Garden Toys and Games

With summer around the corner and beautiful long evenings on the horizon there’s nothing better than a BBQ with friends and family in the garden, and even better with laughing children in the paddling pool or having fun playing Giant Jenga! There are so many […]

Personalised Father’s Day Gifts Ideas

Personalised Father’s Day Gifts Ideas

Father’s Day is fast approaching and we love gifts with a personal touch! We have put together a list of some of our favourites below to help! Personalised Father’s Day Gift Box You can fill these adorable personalised Father’s Day gift boxes with their favourite […]

Our Review of Teletubbies Live

Our Review of Teletubbies Live

We were fortunate enough to be invited along to see Teletubbies Live! this weekend at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre. If you’re yet to experience the theatre in Aylesbury I can’t recommend it highly enough – it still feels brand new and has some fantastic shows coming […]

The day we met the Teletubbies

The day we met the Teletubbies

We met with the super cute and adorable Teletubbies yesterday at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre and I was surprised how much I loved and just wanted to cuddle them. I can see why kids love them! In preparation for our meeting with the Teletubbies we asked […]

The Incredibles 2 – This Summer’s Big Movie

The Incredibles 2 – This Summer’s Big Movie

We absolutely loved The Incredibles so we’re super excited about the second movie this summer!! Villains. What’s a hero to do? As “The Incredibles” adventure came to an edge-of-your-seat finale, Syndrome was foiled—thanks to baby Jack-Jack and an ill-advised cape—and his jet exploded into a […]

Bletchley Park – A Great Family Day Out

Bletchley Park – A Great Family Day Out

Last weekend we visited Bletchley Park, the home of British codebreaking that played a major role in World War Two, producing secret intelligence which had a direct and profound influence on the outcome of the conflict from the second world war. Since the release of Oscar […]

Clipper House in Looe – Fantastic for Groups

Clipper House in Looe – Fantastic for Groups

We recently visited Cornwall on a large family holiday, and after an extensive search we settled on Clipper House in Looe. Looe is a beautiful little fishing town in south-east Cornwall with the River Looe running through the centre. Clipper House is located on the hill […]

Bocketts Farm, Leatherhead, Surrey

Bocketts Farm, Leatherhead, Surrey

We paid a visit to Bocketts Farm in Leatherhead, Surrey, and fell in love with the muddy farm life. This is a great day out for families with children of all ages which we’d highly recommend. Set in the countryside of the North Downs just […]

DNA Kids – Fantastic Parties

DNA Kids – Fantastic Parties

I have now used DNA Kids twice, both for each of my daughter’s 5th birthday parties. I originally booked DNA Kids as I felt by booking a company with a number of party organisers that I wouldn’t be left entertaining 25 children myself if my […]

KidZania – A Fantastic Day with the Kids

KidZania – A Fantastic Day with the Kids

Located at the top of Westfield Shopping Centre is Kidzania, an indoor city run by kids. We had an inset day, it was February and we wanted somewhere to go that was indoors and would normally be busy during the school holidays so we opted […]



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