American Games and Rhymes

Picture this: you’ve headed to the USA with a big list of fun games to play, only for the kids to look at you blankly when you mention them… You’re too British for your own good! Get up to date with the American versions of...

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Teal is the New Orange!

In the USA, there’s a new decoration outside houses for Halloween: bright teal-blue pumpkins. The Teal Pumpkin Project was started three years ago by the mother of a two year old with extreme food allergies in Tennessee and has...

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Easter Themed Activities for Kids

Make a piñata OK, maybe not strictly speaking a traditional Easter activity, but you can have a lot of fun making an egg shaped piñata, it’s a great hands-on thing for kids to do, it does take a bit of planning...

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Hubble, bubble…time for spooky fun

Hubble, bubble…time for spooky fun Halloween is a really big deal in the USA. Everybody likes to get involved, I had an American friend in London a few years ago who wondered why she couldn’t buy a Halloween costume for her...

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