University FREE Printable Checklist & Tips

August 29, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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University FREE Checklist & Tips

Pickle says….Three years ago we were busy planning for biggest sister MiMi to head off to Uni. She had been offered a place in Bristol following her A Level results. Mummy and MiMi had been to visit the campus, but not the … Continue reading

The Stress of GCSE Exams

August 24, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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The Stress of GCSE Exams

Mummy says… I could be considered a bit of an expert on GCSE Exams – not because of my own, but because I have just got through the fourth result day in my family in the last six years! I … Continue reading

Ideas to Make Your Teenagers More Active

July 14, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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Ideas to Make Your Teenagers More Active

Mummy says…. It’s true what they say about teenagers hardly leaving the house these days. With iPhones, Xboxes, PS4s and all the other technological stuff they basically live in their bedrooms. I get a little fed up of seeing them snapchatting … Continue reading

July 6, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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Foods to help Anxiety and Depression

Mummy says…. Did you know that there are certain foods to help anxiety and depression? I have been looking into mental health closely this year and finding out all sorts of ways to try to easy anxiety and depression – … Continue reading

GCSE Time Again - Top Tips to Help

June 7, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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GCSE Time Again – Top Tips to Help

Mummy says… So, we are entering GCSE time again – it is my third time in five years so I kind of know what to expect now! Teen son, Luke is in Year 10 and is in the middle of … Continue reading

Great Apps for Teenage Girls

May 22, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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Great Apps for Teenage Girls

Mummy says…With there now being a huge 2.8 million Android apps alone, as well as iOS apps available for download, it’s clear to see that apps are becoming a part of everyday life for millions of people around the world, … Continue reading

May 18, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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#TeenTalk with Boots UK

Mummy says….We are very happy to be supporting the fantastic #TeenTalk with Boots UK again this year. This year Gabby Logan is the campaign ambassador and is joined by her daughter Lois. With two teens in our family (and an … Continue reading

Best Family Hotel in Spain

April 30, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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Best Family Hotel in Spain

Our lovely regular readers will know that we have visited The Royal Son Bou Family Club twice before and have had the most fantastic holidays there. We were thrilled to hear they have been awarded the Trip Advisor 2017 Travellers … Continue reading

Planning a Big Family Celebration

April 29, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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Planning a Big Family Celebration

Pickle says…’We have a few big birthdays in our family this year. My Grandad is 70 in July, and my sisters are 21 and 18 this year too! My cousin was 21 in January. We have some great ideas and … Continue reading

April 12, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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Creating the Ultimate Teen Bedroom

From chilling out to studying, teenagers spend a lot of time in their bedrooms, which is why it’s so important for a teens bedroom to be a space they love. We have both a teen girl and boy in our family right … Continue reading