It can be tricky to entertain little ones during the Summer holidays so we have created our guide to keep your little ones entertained and happy, come rain ( which we seem to be having a lot of lately) or shine. With a fun list of cool toys, garden play and clubs you can rest assured your little will be fully engaged this Summer.
Get Them Outside
Veloretti Bikes have the sleekest looking bikes for all the family, including their new electric bike which looks perfect if you need a little extra help keeping up with your little ones. Nothing says summer like teaching your kid to ride a bike and their tricycles are beyond adorable and the ideal way to start your kids’ biking journey. The two solid training wheels provide optimal support to build confidence and thanks to the easily detachable training wheels you can convert it into a balance bike in no time. For the older kiddies, their Maxi bike is amazing and has easily detachable side wheels for when they are ready to graduate to two wheels for some serious cycling fun. This is guaranteed to keep your little one busy practising for hours.
Everyone knows that gardening is good for the soul and what a perfect way to get little ones outdoors and inspire a new generation of little green fingers than with the Janod Mud Kitchen and Little Gardener Set. Little ones will love getting their hands messy with the wooden Mud kitchen creating some seriously muddy potions, while the adorable set of gardening tools will teach your little one how to take care of their plants.
For older kids who like to take trips down to the woods, The Forest School Den Kit is perfect. In a heavy-duty canvas bag, the kit includes everything they need to build their own special hideout where they can hang out for hours with camouflage face paints and a compass that will keep them busy all summer.
Cool Kids Clubs
Bear Grylls Survival Academy Adventure Day in Cowdry is the perfect action-packed adventure for kids. With a compact introduction to wilderness survival, this experience has been designed to incorporate the essential survival skills and techniques from Bear’s own arsenal while creating fun and long-lasting memories for your kids.
Or have fun with your family in the great outdoors with Camp Wilderness and get everyone huddled up around a fire to make some wild memories with each other.
For Rainy Days ( and this year we seem to be having a lot of them)
Keeping little ones away from a screen during rainy days can be tricky so here are a few ideas to try to keep them entertained indoors.
Nothing is cozier on a rainy day than a story and Yoto has your little one covered. With hundreds of epic stories to choose from, from Peppa Pig, Disney, Roald Dahl and Marvel to name just a few, this is the ultimate way to inspire little ones’ imaginations of all ages. It also comes with a free blank card so your little one can feel inspired to create their very own story this summer. This will be your secret weapon (with no parental guilt) on a rainy day.
Get your kids busy helping in the kitchen with the Hummingbird Decorating Kit where they can learn how to frost their own cupcakes The Hummingbird Bakery way. You can choose from Rainbow Cupcakes, Vanilla and Chocolate, Chocolate or even a Brownie Decorating Kit which includes a palette knife to help you frost like a pro!
To ensure even your littlest one can get involved in the kitchen The Step Up ladder is the ultimate must-have for budding chefs and kitchen helpers so they can safely reach the countertops to really join in the fun. Perfect from 18 months and the best way to get toddlers excited about food.
When you can go outside and kids need to burn off a little energy this is the ultimate toy. With a Climbing Arch, ramp and Climbing triangle this cool little climbing frame will develop your kids motor skills, balance, strength and agility while keeping them busy for hours… bonus, they will be exhausted afterwards.