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WHAT TO PACK FOR A FESTIVAL WITH KIDS

By July 6, 2017 KID WRANGLING, TRAVEL

LADYLAND X MOTHER OF ALL LISTS:
HOW TO SURVIVE A FESTIVAL WITH KIDS

We’re going to Camp Bestival! Can’t wait, a festival specifically designed for families, with an awesome line-up. And the perfect excuse to wear glitter as an adult, eat food from trucks and let the kids get bit feral for the weekend.

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EASY KIDS CRAFT – D.I.Y HOLIDAY JARS

By June 5, 2017 CRAFT, KID WRANGLING

I am a magpie when it comes to the beach – I’ll pick up any old thing and my kids now do the same. We come home with pockets full of pebbles, shells and pretty looking garbage.

In an effort to organise the ‘treasure’ before it takes over our flat, I have started curating our little collections into memory jars.

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FIVE REASONS WE STILL NEED INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY

By March 7, 2017 KID WRANGLING
ONE FROM THE LADYLAND ARCHIVES…

Today is International Women’s Day, so we Ladylanders will be celebrating with a long child-free lunch, thanks to crazy feminist ideas like having partners that share childcare, being allowed to drink wine and using our own money to buy it.

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WHAT DO YOU CALL YOUR DAUGHTER’S VAGINA?

By March 5, 2017 KID WRANGLING

When you find out you have a daughter, there’s a thought that comes to you somewhere between ‘Cute shoes!’ and ‘She’s going to learn self-defence’ which is that this small person has two decades of minefields to cross to become the resilient, happy woman you want her to be.

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7 THINGS TO DO WITH KIDS INDOORS

By January 13, 2017 KID WRANGLING

When it’s freezing out side, or raining, or dark at 4pm, I often find myself with a genuine dislike for the outdoors and two hyperactive children. This is when I call in the power of a rebrand. It works on adults all the time – show them a sunny Peckham carpark and tell them it’s a ‘beer garden’, it will be full of happy hipsters before you can say ‘artisanal cider’ – I use the same techinique on my kids.

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