Mud, dinosaurs, and sport. Dolls, unicorns, and butterflies. Pink and sparkly, blue or bold. Bravery or beauty. I know for a fact that you’ve already associated each of those statements with a gender.
Take a 3-year-old and a 1-year-old, pack them into the car, drive for a couple of hours, surround them with the characters and themes they know and love from TV, fill them with food, stick them in a room full of fun, take them swimming. Oh, and all on the 3-year-old’s birthday. Best. Weekend. Ever!
In exactly 10 weeks’ time, Phil and I will be embarking on the Royal Parks Half Marathon in London – my first ever half marathon and Phil’s first organised run since the 2014 London Marathon. This is an amazing experience for us, but also a way to raise some vital funds for MAMA Academy.
A few months ago, we were invited to go along to In The Night Garden Live at Birmingham’s Cannon Hill Park. As the date drew closer, unfortunately we weren’t able to make it, so Lucy over at Real Mum Reviews went along with her girls and gave her thoughts on the show.