Outdoor family activities

Why kids should put themselves in danger – and how you can help

Don’t worry – we’re not talking about running across motorways or eating raw chicken. We’re talking about adventurous play. The benefits of adventurous play – climbing trees, walking up slides, balancing on walls, cycling quickly downhill, jumping off platforms – are well documented. Taking risks and getting into ‘danger’ is all part of childhood fun,… Read More Why kids should put themselves in danger – and how you can help

Days out and events, Indoor family activities

Pottery painting studio and café in Stockport

We went to a great little pottery painting studio and café in Stockport today – perfect for a rainy day activity. Brooklyn is a lovely, quirky venue which lets you choose from a wide range of pottery and ceramics (plates, mugs, money boxes, ornaments, figurines) to paint. Once you’ve finished painting your items, you leave… Read More Pottery painting studio and café in Stockport