January 27, 2017
by Ickle Pickle

Alternative Sports for Teens

Big brother Luke has never really been into football or rugby, well he did play football when he was much younger, but as he has got older it isn’t something that he has carried on. A lot of his friends … Continue reading

November 22, 2016
by Ickle Pickle

Christmas Gift Ideas with a Twist

It comes around every year, quicker and quicker it seems, and every year it gets harder to think of exciting ideas for Christmas presents. It is easier to play it safe of course, but there is always the danger of coming up with … Continue reading

November 21, 2016
by Ickle Pickle

Christmas Ideas for Teen Boys

Big brother is 14, and Mummy has been asking him to give Santa some present ideas for Christmas. It is difficult to guess what he would like, so some general ideas are a great start!

October 13, 2016
by Ickle Pickle

Keep Safe Online with McAfee

Mummy says…’Having worked on line in one way or another for over 15 years, and having older children who are constantly on line, security is very important to me, and something I have always used. One brand I have always … Continue reading

August 27, 2016
by Ickle Pickle

Top Tips for Travelling with Tots and Teens

Mummy says…..’We are heading off to Menorca next month, and are SUPER excited to be holidaying abroad again. I first travelled abroad with Pickle when he was 20 months old, and this will be his fourth time abroad! Also coming … Continue reading

July 24, 2016
by Ickle Pickle

Learning can be Fun!

As we enter the summer holidays, it feels as though we have had years of serious learning in our house – and we have! With my big sisters we have had four years of constant learning with ‘mock’ exams, GCSE’s, … Continue reading

June 22, 2016
by Ickle Pickle

Making Water Fun

I am a really good boy and only drink water – apart from baby milk, it is the only drink I have had. It is a different story for my teen bro and sisters!

#TeenTalk with Nadia Sawalha

May 11, 2016 by Ickle Pickle | 9 Comments

As a mum of three teens (two girls and a boy), I was very excited to hear about this fantastic campaign with Nadia Sawalha, her daughter Maddie and Boots to help parents and teens approach the #TeenTalk

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April 30, 2016
by Ickle Pickle

Prom Night Tips

Mummy says…. ‘I can’t believe that my youngest daughter, Lea, is leaving school this year, and in a few weeks has her Prom Night.

April 27, 2016
by Ickle Pickle

Tips for going to a concert

Mummy says….I  travelled with two of my three teens to see Macklemore in Birmingham last night and we have seen many other artists including Rihanna, Katy Perry, One Direction, and more. Here are our top tips for going to a … Continue reading