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I’M BORED! Part Two

Summer hols are in full swing, so here’s some outdoor play inspiration to distract them from their latest YouTube obsession


OK, so we’ve covered the indoor options (see I’m Bored! Part One) to give them some wind-down time, and now you’re sick of them, er, we mean now you think it’s time for them to let off some steam outside again. Well, you don’t need to request a second mortgage in order to queue for hours at a theme park, as these reasonably priced ideas will give them plenty of opportunities to get moving and have some fun in your very own garden.

Whether they want to play with their buddies or in a team or even just kill some busy time on their own, we think our outdoor selection offers something for big kids and little ones summer after summer.


MORE FUSSY BIRD: Get them outside with our Garden Games

MORE FUSSY BIRD: See our five favourite outdoor swings

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The last of our Christmas gift guides! And there's something extra special about Christmas when there's a baby in the family, even if they don't know quite what's going on (and, let's face it, you're so tired, neither do you...). Here's our gorgeous selection of gifts, featuring small and unique Brands We Love so you can support the independents as much as we do.

Festive gift inspo for the little lords in your life. Whatever they're into, we think we've found something to bring a smile to their face this Christmas morning. Focusing on classic, quality gifts that will inspire curiosity and encourage creativity, these should keep them busy beyond Boxing Day.

Festive gift inspo for the little ladies

We love to review toys for Busy Bird - but sometimes the best review is just watching a child open the toy and play with it, that way you get their honest reaction. And this is just what happened when we were asked to be part of an 'unboxing' for goodtoknow.co.uk recently. Let's just say Wet Head is no fun when it's Mummy's head getting wet...

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