PQA Greenwich

PQA Greenwich is a dedicated performing arts school in South East London, with classes for kids and young adults in Comedy & Drama, Musical Theatre (singing & dancing) and Film & Television. Offering exciting performing arts lessons for … [Read more...]

Take Easter like a Crack Commando

Easter Half Term...If your Parenting patience cracked as fast as those Chocolate Eggs, then take a look at our Easter Half Term roundup and take back your sanity and ability to pull magical events and activities out of the air for this Easter … [Read more...]

Exclusive: Johnny and Inel’s Kids Club comes to Greenwich!

Every Saturday the stars of CBBC’s The Johnny & Inel Show, All Over the Place and Dog Ate My Homework will be taking over at Up The Creek Comedy Club. Each week Johnny & Inel will present a jam-packed show featuring kid-friendly stand up comedy … [Read more...]

12 Things Every First Aid Kit Should Have

First Aid Kit? Everyone (parent or not) should have a home first aid kit ready to go should an emergency arise. If you have small kids, being prepared with up-to-date equipment becomes even more critical. It also gives you a sense of more control and much … [Read more...]

Allergy Friendly Easter Treats for Families

When you need to cater for a family member with allergies Easter and Christmas can, let's face it, be awkward, to say the least. Given that both holidays centre heavily around food it's never any fun if you or your child feel left out. Our Allergy … [Read more...]

5 Great Ways To Enrich Your Children’s Moral Conscience Today

Children are the living embodiment of curiosity. Naturally gifted with intuition, and open to everything they find and eager to learn. moral-conscience moral conscience As parents, we want to raise good humans and need to help our children develop their … [Read more...]

Namaste, Bitches

I once entertained the idea of being a yoga teacher – for anyone who knows me, will now be rolling around the floor laughing. This from the person who thinks eating Bran Flakes and wearing trainers a healthy person makes. For years I’ve got by on … [Read more...]

3 Reasons Mum Should Have A Hobby

Do you have a hobby? Mums these days are so very busy, and that's not to say that our mums and grandmothers were not so hard working. On the contrary, mums today, we've never had it so easy have we? Could you imagine dealing with three kids, norovirus and … [Read more...]

3 Ways To Inspire A Love Of Reading

Need to inspire reading? If your kids are showing little interest in reading, there is hope. Sometimes us mums and dads have to get a bit sneaky! Here are 3 top tips that you can implement tonight to help inspire a love of reading! 1. The Early … [Read more...]

Grab Half Term Like A Boss!

Half Term - two words that have the ability to strike fear into every parent or parents trying to keep their troops happy and entertained. In only a week in length, it's not long enough for true boredom to set in. But as any parent will tell you a … [Read more...]

FREE OPEN DAY AT NEW PAULINE QUIRKE ACADEMY IN GREENWICH

FREE OPEN DAY AT NEW PAULINE QUIRKE ACADEMY IN GREENWICH The Pauline Quirke Academy is a weekend performing arts school providing tuition for children and young people aged 4-18. Students spend three hours with us, rotating through an hour-long … [Read more...]

“Clean Your Plate” Is Not Always The Way To Go For Healthy Kids

Like most parents, we want our children to be healthy and active, and we all know that children look to their parents to guide them and show them the way. However, not everything we learnt from our parents is what experts would consider being most … [Read more...]

This is not a test. Christmas is coming…

Although Christmas is still a few weeks away, now is actually the perfect time to sit down and start planning what needs doing and when. No matter if you’re entertaining for 4 or 44, right now you can write up menus and meal plans, get your kitchen … [Read more...]

Lamb One Pot Wonder

This Greenwichmums Lamb One Pot Wonder is a little lighter than most hotspots and a perfect pick-me-up on a cold autumn day. It takes around an hour and a half and makes a great dinner option! We rejigged a Nigel Slater recipe to suit our own taste and … [Read more...]

When your pet dies and you have children.

Losing a pet is often the very first experience of grief our children have. Whether your pet is a fish, hamster cat or dog, it makes no difference the feelings are still the same. In the last two years, this has been very real for us too. We've lost our … [Read more...]

Hummy Mummies

Hummy Mummies is the modern, daytime choir for mums and carers of young children. With several groups across SE London, Hummy Mummies gives mums the chance to do something for themselves, where their baby or toddler is a welcome guest. Mums can let their … [Read more...]

5 Local Nights Out With The Family

Taking your family out for an evening or afternoon of fun can be exciting and something all parents want to do as often as they can. But, going out costs money and more often than not, costs more than your average family can afford. So, consider these … [Read more...]

Let’s talk about breasts

Boobs, jugs, melons, hooters, pillows, gazongas, knockers, fun bags, honkers, baps. lung protectors, beach umbrellas, traffic stoppers! We all have them. Some small enough to fit in a champagne glass and some that need what a friend affectionately calls, … [Read more...]

Free Mini Tennis for Greenwich Kids

Free mini tennis lessons for 6-11 year olds at Eltham Park South, Plumstead Common, and Kidbrooke Green If you're looking for a great activity for your kids, look no further! Tennis for Kids is a summer long FREE introductory tennis course packed full … [Read more...]

What can we do about Cyberbullying?

Since the dawn of time, there have been bullies. People whose sole purpose in life is to hurt and humiliate others. But the Internet has opened us up to a whole new realm of bullying. Cyber bullies are children or adults who harass others online. Gone … [Read more...]