Family

Things to do in London this Easter: Visit Kew Gardens

WEST LONDON’S MOST BEAUTIFUL OUTDOOR SPACES

West Londoners are truly blessed to have so many wonderful green spaces on our doorstep – something that makes our postcodes the envy of much of London

11 BEST PICNIC SPOTS IN SOUTH WEST LONDON

South West London’s best places for a picnic, from parks to palaces and even a zoo. Grab your sandwiches or order a hamper and settle down to an afternoon in the sun

We love Little Butterfly cosmetics

5 BEST BUYS FOR LITTLE WEST LONDONERS

From the latest in pram design to the finest natural baby cosmetics, we’ve got lots of ideas for little west Londoners

Switch off your laptop, it's time for a digital cleanse

LOUISE CANDLISH: IT’S TIME FOR A DIGITAL CLEANSE

What would you do without access to the internet at home? SW resident columnist Louise Candlish tries to encourage traditional, family fun without WiFi in her South West London home  ‘We’ve got no internet,’ Andrew announces one rain-lashed Saturday morning. ‘I think it will be down all weekend.’ ‘That’s a catastrophe,’ says our daughter, born […]

John Lewis' Toronto range of nursery furniture

THE BEST BUYS FOR CHILDREN THIS OCTOBER

From rain coats  to home crafts and baby’s first Halloween to an adorable and adventurous new teddy bear called Binky, Lorraine Crighton-Smith rounds up October 2014’s best buys for mini Residents Stylish nursery furniture from John Lewis John Lewis, which (like us) is also celebrating a big birthday this year, has a wonderful new range of nursery furniture […]

The Milo et Mimi pop-up-shop is a must for all trendy kids!

POP-UP SHOP FOR TRENDY KIDS IN HAMMERSMITH

London-based children’s e-boutique, Milo et Mimi has announced the opening of its weekly pop-up shop in Ravenscourt Park from September to the end of the year

Kensington Mums parenting group

KENSINGTON MUMS’ TOP EVENTS THIS SEPTEMBER

Parenting and mothers’ group Kensington Mums have a variety of fun events and activities throughout the year. Here are three things to sign up to this September…  Beauty Masterclass at Whole Foods Kensington Get a healthy glow at a beauty workshop with unrefined goodness. Whole Foods’ in-house healthy eating specialist Maura will help you to […]

Let little ones design their own version of London!

FOUR WAYS TO MAKE RAINY AUTUMN FUN

From a bright idea for rainy days, to a serious cool colour-in city map, we’ve rounded up five of the best buys for discerning young Londoners

Pale Cloud Melu Jacket

SIX SUPER AUTUMN KIDS BUYS

Fun, funky clothing and accessories to keep the little ones toasty this autumn

Elfie London

BACK TO SCHOOL SUPPLIES

September may signal the back to school blues for kids but there will be sighs of relief from parents across London – once they’ve bought all the school kit. Get inspired and get shopping with our top back to school fashion, stationary and accessories buys for girls and boys…

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