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Peterborough STEM Festival is back for 2019

Peterborough STEM Festival is a FREE family event that aims to develop and encourage a love of STEM subjects: Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. Taking place at Kingsgate Conference Centre on October 12th, the festival will be exhibiting a range of science experiments, engineering…

October 5, 2019
STEM

Easy Bedroom Makeover with Stickerscape Wall Stickers

Dexter has the smallest bedroom in our house. He’s the only boy so he doesn’t share it with anyone but it also means his room has been the last one to be decorated. We’ve been meaning to do a space themed bedroom for ages…

July 14, 2019
STEM

STEM Gift Ideas for kids

With both Dexter and Bridget having birthdays close together, I’ve recently been thinking about what sort of gifts I’d like to get them both. I circled round and round but kept coming back to ‘something fun but educational’.I like gifts that enable learning but…

June 21, 2019
STEM

PJ Masks Small Space Day

PJ Masks, we’re on our way, into the night to save the day!My three little hooligans absolutely love the PJ Masks, so when I told them we were spending my birthday at the National Space Centre with Connor, Greg and Amaya, they were super…

May 20, 2019
STEM

STEM Subscription box from the Weekend Box Club

*This post contains affiliate links. I may earn a commission if you purchase through them* Anybody I speak to lately has probably been bored to tears listening to me wax lyrical about STEM. With my involvement in the Peterborough STEM Festival and now more…

May 1, 2019
STEM

Little Tikes STEM Jr. Wonder Lab – Review

Fascinating. That’s how Dexter sees the world. Out of my three children, he is definitely the most inquisitive. Curious about how things work, always wondering why things happen.  Which is why the Little Tikes STEM Jr. Wonder Lab is perfect for him. Gettin’ our…

October 26, 2018
Childs Play STEM

Teaching STEAM with the Musical Activity Cube

We’ve struggled for gift ideas for Bridget this year for Christmas – I mean, what do you get a child that is 3rd in line and has everyone’s hand me downs? Well, Smyths came to the rescue by asking me to review one of…

October 9, 2018
STEM Travel and Local

STEM based kids activities in Peterborough

At last! The summer holidays are finally here. I don’t know about you but those last few school runs really dragged. Especially with the heat we’ve been having lately. But now we are free from the monotony of school runs, I’m ready to spend…

August 3, 2018
STEM Travel and Local

Digital People in Peterborough

Tonight I went along to Bewiched Coffee where they host Digital People in Peterborough, or DPiP, as it’s affectionately known. DPiP is basically a monthly meeting of like minded people that have an interest in ‘digital’ in some aspect of their life, whether through…

August 2, 2017