Museum Mum Picks: October 2019

Looking for things to do with kids in London in October 2019? Each month I choose a few of the upcoming cultural events for families that I’m most excited about. I finally feel like we’re getting back in routine after the summer holidays and BAM! here comes another half term! Not that I’m complaining as we have a home exchange…

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I’m a BiBs2019 Finalist – and I need your help

Anyone else terrible at asking for help? Embarrassment and fear of rejection often hold me back. But the truth is we can’t, and shouldn’t, do everything on our own. And today I need your help, to win the fantastic BiBS 2019 awards. Let me explain why it’s worth supporting me, and how to submit your vote.   BiBS 2019 FINALIST:…

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Denmark with kids: Billund, Aarhus and beyond

If I had to sum up visiting Denmark with kids, it would be these eight words: ‘Traffic to your destination is light, as usual’. Our navigation system had never before (or since) uttered this phrase. But whilst in Jutland in Denmark every single one of our day trips started with them. That ease applies to everything else about Denmark. It’s…

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Museum Mum Picks: September 2019

Looking for things to do with kids in London in September 2019? Each month I choose a few of the upcoming family events that I’m most excited about. And whilst the summer holidays might be over, there’s plenty to beat the back to school blues in September. In the Museum household, there are new school gates for Museum Teen (sixth…

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Zog Live at Cadogan Hall

Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s picture books are frequent fixtures in the Museum household, and Zog is one of our favourites. In the book, Zog is an accident-prone dragon at Madame Dragon’s school who is desperate to earn a gold star. He learns ‘all the things that dragons need to know’ – how to fly, breathe fire, and capturing princesses.…

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