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The Ultimate Tuscan Villa For All The Family

What does a family friendly villa actually mean - it may have ac cot and a high chair but is it actually suitable for the whole family - not just young kids? Margherita Piliero, owner of La Pratola a stunning, classic Tuscan villa,…

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Children’s Oil & Charcoal Portraits with Samuel Francis

Deciding on who to paint what will inevitably be passed down to the next generation and so forth, can be a tricky one. Should you go oil or pencil, traditional or contemporary, capture the kids at the same time or at the same age.... Having…

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Start & End Your Family Getaway Without Breaking a Sweat

When planning a family holiday the main elements to consider are destination, accommodation and which flights or airline to choose. However, how you start and end your trip are equally important. Travelling with little ones can be very tiring and stressful not…

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Winter Holiday Ideas From Road Trips to Luxury

For many families, the main objective for a winter holiday is to escape the miserable weather and have some quality family time away from the humdrum of the daily grind. Happy children equate to happy parents - so you want somewhere fun for…

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Enjoy the Perfect Cup of Tea with Jo Deakin

Jo Deakin China is exactly the reason I started The London Mummy 3.5 years ago. I was always emailing friends about other friends new businesses and so decided to start a central place in which to share my discoveries! So today I wanted to…

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How The Cold Can Affect Your Sleep & What You Can Do About It

Winter is coming and if you’re a fan of the warm weather, there’s absolutely nothing that you can do to stop the seasons rolling around. Something that we often associate with winter is the change in how we sleep. We think that people…

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Keep Your Kids Safe This Halloween & Bonfire Night

Not awol fireworks or scary ghouls.... By safe, I mean from traffic. We have all heard stories of car park tragedy when a child hasn't been seen by a car reversing or a time when you can't spot your child on bonfire night…

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19 Small New Businesses To Check Out Now

It's time to do another round up of all the new businesses that I have heard of and come across of late. 18 Small Businesses To Support in 2018 was my last post on this subject and my first one was the year before…