Santa and the Pirates that don’t want Christmas

Santa and the Pirates

As a family we are no strangers to LP Creatives and their entertaining children’s shows so we were delighted when we were invited to see their latest offering at Stamford Corn Exchange. Unfortunately, our house has been plagued with illness since that evening (nothing to do with the show) so I’m only just getting around to … Read more

The Great Orchestral Adventure at The Royal Albert Hall


As I write this post I am sitting in the passenger seat of my car listening to Hall of the Mountain King by Grieg. The car is in complete silence as the Beans have fallen asleep but I can still hear the music playing in my head. This afternoon our little family enjoyed a completely … Read more

Gangsta Granny at Cambridge Arts Theatre

Gangsta Granny

We were first introduced to the delights of Gangsta Granny a few years ago when Curly had begun reading David Walliams’ books and would laugh out loud at each turn of the page. Gangsta Granny shot straight to the top of the children’s book chart when it was released in 2011, well you’ve just got … Read more

YouTube Kids signs up as a major sponsor for the Digital Kids Show

Digital Kids Show

YouTube Kids, the app built with parents and kids in mind, has signed up as a major sponsor for the Digital Kids Show, which takes place at EventCity in October. YouTube is the pioneer of Internet video and a huge source of educational, entertaining and enriching content for billions around the world. At the show, … Read more

Tickets on sale now for Disney on Ice presents Frozen

Disney On Ice

Was there ever a time that Disney’s Frozen didn’t exist? It doesn’t feel like it, does it? It seems to have captured the hearts of everyone and is still going strong since 2013 when we first met Elsa, Anna, Christophe, Sven and Olaf. Regular readers of Mummy Matters will be aware of how lucky we have been … Read more

BBC Good Food Show Summer London Reader Discount Offer plus free recipe from Hemsley & Hemsley

BBC Good Food Show

Steal ideas and taste delicious food from the best culinary talent the UK has to offer this year in London at the upcoming BBC Good Food Show Summer! The show will take place at Excel, London on Friday 20th – Sunday 22th May. Doors will be open from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm every day … Read more

What to expect from Shrek’s Adventure London in 2016!

Shrek's Adventure London

At DreamWorks Tours Shrek’s Adventure! London there’s lots to celebrate in 2016. After arriving on the Southbank this year, the next 12 months are set to be just as exciting with big celebrations crash-landing into Far Far Away. Shrek himself will mark a very special 15thanniversary in June. It’s hard to believe that Shrek first … Read more