All Things Children and Babies

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Did you know that there are plenty of groups for you to attend with babies and children across the whole of North London? Whether you’re new to the area or a first-time mum or just looking to rejog your memory from your last child or looking for something for your older children then this blog is for you. Here we …

Summer In London!

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Splash Parks & Paddling pools Splash Park; Longbridge Road Inside Barking Park IG11 8SS For a splashtastic day out why not head to Splash Park. Kids are welcomed with different levels of fountain features ready for a fun way to cool your little ones down! If you decide to visit during the summer holidays, then there will be extra activities …

Things to do this Easter!

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Easter Fair, Saturday March 26th 2022 10am-4pm – Imperial Place, Imperial Place Maxwell Road, Borehamwood, WD6 1JN; At the Easter Fair there’s something for everyone! There will be a great variety of stalls with easter gifts, crafts for the kids and food so why not make a day of it and have a look around! Free entry https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/easter-fair-tickets-227243971837?aff=ebdssbdestsearch EASTER EGG …

A New Year, A New Family Social Life – What’s New in 2022

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Visit Fun Junction Cheshunt’s Hidden Gem, an Award-winning family run indoor and outdoor Play Centre and an extremely popular party venue.  A family run indoor play centre which has changed people’s perception of soft play!! A Relaxing atmosphere. Great quality food.  Ample free onsight parking. Friendly staff.  Free wifi Our Facebook reviews say it all. This is just 1 of …

Visit to Sole D’oro London in Palmers Green, North London

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It was my first visit to Sole D’oro London in Palmers Green, North London and it was truly amazing.  Firstly the interior was stunning. It was renovated in lockdown, so the restaurant looks modern and fresh! How many local restaurants do you know with a Wood-fired oven? It grabbed my attention as soon as I walked in! Before I tell …

Planning a Summer Party

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Organising a Safe Summer Party- By Valentina Achillea TEDDY TASTIC Theme Choose a theme for the party (e.g. Teddy Bears picnic!). Match the birthday cake, party invitations, tableware, party decorations and party bags to your chosen theme.     Venue Garden Consider the size and how many children it can accommodate comfortably and safelyPlan seating areas for parentsDecorate with bunting/balloons …

Sophia’s Diary #StraightOuttaLockdown Spring Special Magazine

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Growing our Businesses is back on! Marketing is a growth centre! Connect with a community! Children’s classes are back on! Children having fun is a priority! Going Out will resume soon! Looking our best is a must! Partying will commence in the summer! Sophia’s Diary will help you communicate to 10,000 readers in our Fresh Out Of Lockdown Magazine! North …

The Sophia’s Diary’s Online Lockdown Guide- Business Support

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Small and Independent Business, are huge contributers to our economy. It is vital we support them and use their services. Many offer services that can help you too. National Help HMRC – COVID-19: guidance for employees, employers and businesses https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-to-employers-and-businesses-about-covid-19 Financial support for businesses during coronavirus (COVID-19) https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/financial-support-for-businesses-during-coronavirus-covid-19 Enfield Council – Business Support www.enfield.gov.uk/covid19businesses Sophia’s Diary Business Support Social Media Offer …

The Sophia’s Diary’s Online Lockdown Guide – What’s On for Babies, Toddlers and Pre Schoolers

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Do you have a baby, toddler or pre-schooler that loves stimulation, interaction, music and movement? There is so much online. Here  are some fantastic ideas for parents. Monkey Music Monkey Music are thrilled to announce that we are now taking bookings for MonkeyMusic@Home With our magical sounds and catchy songs, we can’t wait to bring our award-winning curriculum to your …

Calling all aspiring London citizen journalists

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Calling all aspiring London citizen journalists London Voices Journalism Competition (http://www.londonlc.org.uk/london-voices/) The 2018 London Voices Citizen Journalism competition is now open. In its second year, the competition encourages all Londoners to have a go at journalism – whether this is written, video, audio or photography. London is the most diverse and distinctive city in the world, and it needs more …