• Halloween Slime Tutorials

    20 Gooey Halloween Slime Tutorials

    If you’re looking for something scarily good for Halloween this year, get ready to get sticky and messy with some super simple DIY Halloween Slime Tutorials. Halloween Preparations When people think of Halloween, their minds automatically go to candy and costumes. And while that might be true for all of us (Reeses please!), you can […]

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  • Pumpkins

    October Half Term Spooky Fun at Lulworth Castle

    This October Half Term, The Lulworth Estate in South Dorset’s UNESCO World Heritage Jurassic Coast is hosting an incredible 4 days of ‘Spooky Fun’ at the storybook Lulworth Castle. The event is suitable for the whole family and includes a whole host of imagination-fuelling activities. What’s On at Lulworth Castle? ‘SPOOKY FUN’ EVENT AT LULWORTH CASTLE […]

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  • Introducing Heaven’s Homebaked Cakes

    Heaven’s Homebaked Cakes is a small business based in Yaxley on the outskirts of Peterborough. It began earlier this year after Suzanne, the proprietor, signed herself up for a sugar crafting course at the suggestion of her Mother-in-Law. Suzanne discovered that not only did she enjoy it but she was a natural. Fast forward a […]

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  • Sea Life Birmingham Ascarium

    Braving the Sea Life Ascarium for Halloween

    The Sea Witch has arrived at Sea Life Birmingham and has hidden the secret ingredients for her bewitching potion at the Sea Life Ascarium amongst the weird and wonderful sea creatures. We asked the Beans how brave they were feeling and they declared that the Sea Witch was no match for them. A Spooktacular Event […]

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  • Pumpkin

    ‘Fang-cy pumpkin’ spooky to do this October half term?

    Attention all Halloween horrors, pumpkin scoopers and creepy crawlers, Queensgate Shopping Centre has a dastardly date for your diary! This October half term, the shopping centre’s Central Square will be transformed into a ‘spooktacular’ Pumpkin Patch play park, wicked fun for the whole family. On Wednesday 31 October, shoppers’ mini monsters can enjoy eerily exciting […]

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  • Sea Life Centre Birmingham

    An afternoon at Sea Life Centre Birmingham

    Last year we were very lucky to be chosen as Sea Life Centre Birmingham Ambassadors which meant that we could visit as many times as we liked for free. The Beans loved having this role and learnt a lot in their many visits during the year. Spooky Seas During October half term we were invited […]

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  • #SkyCinemaHalloween

    Pumpkin carving success! {#SkyCinemaHalloween}

    It’s an annual tradition in the Mummy Matters household that we carve our pumpkins and put them outside ready for Halloween. In the past we have pretty much stuck to the standard pumpkin faces with wonky mouths and eyes but there has been the odd occasion where we have ventured to do something a little […]

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  • How to Keep Your Ghouls and Goblins Safe this Halloween

    If you’re exhausted by the very idea of trying to keep your kids safe on the spookiest of nights, then this post is for you! It’s an understandable anxiety. Between the chilly weather, exposure to strangers and tons of other kids, not to mention the frightening news stories, Halloween can become a quite real nightmare […]

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