Everyone loves the long summer school holidays – it’s a well-deserved break from homework, packed lunches, school drops and after-school activities, that children and parents need. But six to eight weeks holidays can be a long time with no educational activities, and may lead to a learning loss. So if you would like to keep your child’s schoolwork up during the holidays, without them realising they are doing work, here’s 11 surprisingly simple tips to stop the “summer slide”.
Welcome to the 2014 Mykidstime Back To School Guide. We have lots of ideas and tips for you, from uniforms to bags to lunchboxes. If your child ...
As parents we know how expensive it can be to entertain the kids, so we thought we would put together a list of ...
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Welcome to the 2014 Mykidstime Guide: 50 Places to Take your Child this Summer in Ireland. As parents we are always on the lookout ...
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It’s a tricky balance trying to spend as much quality time with your family as possible while spending as little money as possible. ...
Fed up with your child losing their jumper, coat, pencil case, etc at school? My Nametags and their colourful labels help solve the nightmare of losing stuff!
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Do you like to cook with your child or is the impending mess just too much to put you off?! Here’s the 20 best things about cooking with kids.
Looking for a unique baby gift this summer? We’ve rounded up 7 adorable baby gifts from Mykidstime Store! All from indie Irish artists, crafters and retailers:
We love this technology whizzkid story. The inspiring 14 year old, Tom McCarthy, from Mayo, tells us about himself and why he wants to build a Fusor.
Studies have shown that spending time outside is good for your health. During the summer, when the weather is warm and the kids are out of school, it’s natural to play around in the yard or take a dip in the pool. But there’s no good reason you should miss out on the benefits of the great outdoors during the rest of the year! There are plenty of fun activities you can do in every season. Here’s Outdoor Activities for the Entire Year, brought to you by Goedeker’s.
We have lined up great offers to save you money. This month get a family break at Citywest Hotel, Dublin from just €274
Welcome to the 2014 Mykidstime Back To School Guide. We have lots of ideas and tips for you, from uniforms to bags to lunchboxes. If your child is starting school for the first time, or indeed making the transition from Primary to Secondary school, we also have some great advice. Hope the Back to School planning goes well!
As part of our Kids Room Ideas season we have a great giveaway for you, you can win the product of your choice from Wallmurals.ie!
We are always on the lookout for offers to save you money and solve your problems!. This month get 15% discount on all purchases from Secret Fashion Fixes.
The IFI Family Festival returns to the Irish Film Institute, Dublin from Thursday, July 17th to Sunday, 20th. Come and enjoy films, workshops and family friendly activities.
Michelle Clark, mum of Mara, was tired of hearing her daughter being called a ‘Down’s baby’ and launched a campaign called Lose the Label, which aims to change the way we define people with Down’s Syndrome. She tells us about the campaign:
The IFI Family Festival runs from July 17th – 20th 2014 and offers 4 days of films and workshops for children. We have a family ticket to see Felix up for grabs.
Learning body hatred from your mother, read writer Kasey Edwards’ thoughts on image and body shape.
Are you looking for family things to do in Ireland this Summer? We’ve got it covered, with the Mykidstime guide to Things to Do with Kids Around Ireland Summer 2014.