Alternative Fitness

Introducing Airborn Academy It’s January and all around us are declarations of ‘New Year, New You!’ The shops are filled with the kind of Lycra that make the mince pie munching moments seem a terrible mistake and we quickly begin formulating plans to test, tone and tighten the bits that have gone slightly astray. But for those of you with more Christmas elves than just … Continue reading Alternative Fitness

Firefit Hub- Liverpool’s Super Youth Zone

What can you get for 50p? Recently, the conversation in many meetings has turned to access, cost and opportunities. There is often a very fine balance to be struck between making the activity as affordable as possible whilst ensuring it makes enough profit to be viable for the activity organiser. It’s a balance which many of the companies I have met with are struggling to … Continue reading Firefit Hub- Liverpool’s Super Youth Zone

The Barista and Me

Yes, it’s all about the children’s experience… and the vanilla latte. “My child attends 18 extra curricular activities and each one is chosen specifically to enhance a different element of their development, educational journey, maturity and wellbeing. We have scheduled the week so that our dear offspring has the most stimulating and challenging additional curriculum it is possible to achieve. We feel this is extremely … Continue reading The Barista and Me

Mitchy Titch Yoga- South Liverpool

Back to Bump Bonding Whilst pregnancy can have its drawbacks, not least cutting out the sushi and blue cheese, for many women those forty weeks are a time where a bond like no other is created. It’s possibly one of the only times you will fall in love with a person before you have met them or even have a clue what they look like. … Continue reading Mitchy Titch Yoga- South Liverpool

To the Momagers…

The job of ‘parent’ is a thankless one at times. You have all made your own sacrifices, maybe given up luxuries, missed social events and most likely sacrificed those stunning little new numbers for your wardrobe in favour of something completely adorable for your little miss or mister to wear instead. But all those sacrifices aside, what is more precious to any parent than time. … Continue reading To the Momagers…

Funny Looking Kids

Air Guitar Tuition!! The latest recommendation from Grow Liverpool- Air Guitar Tuition! No we haven’t lost our mind, or been the victim of some scam. We are however, advocating attendance at Mr Page’s Air Guitar class, one part of the Funny Looking Kids event that guarantees to have the whole audience on their feet! If you’re lucky enough you might meet Mr Page at one … Continue reading Funny Looking Kids

Nippy Netballers- 5 Star Sportz Liverpool

Give it BEEF! For some of us school PE lessons may conjure up unwelcome memories of frozen school fields, mouldy spare kits and PE teachers reminiscent of Billy Casper’s glory seeking football coach, Mr Sugden (If you haven’t seen Kes, you’re missing out!) Luckily that is not the style of Sonia and Stacey, two teachers who have set up Nippy Netballers by 5 Star Sportz … Continue reading Nippy Netballers- 5 Star Sportz Liverpool

Liverpool ITF Taekwon-Do

JUST Taekwon- DO IT! Starting this blog was an opportunity to champion some of the best additional activities in Liverpool. You don’t always get a sense of the quality of an activity through their website or social media and many parents are looking for that recommendation before they make their choice. Liverpool ITF Taekwon-Do School are different, their website tells us straight away that they … Continue reading Liverpool ITF Taekwon-Do

Le Petit Atelier Français

Swapping the ‘Baby Shark song’ for ‘Petit Escargot’ If you have a child currently at Primary school, or have simply been awake at some point in the last few months, there’s a good chance you will have spent several hundred hours trying to remove the earworm of a song, ‘Baby Shark’, from your conscious. There is no doubt this song is rather catchy, you may … Continue reading Le Petit Atelier Français