Remember standing in front of the mirror, hairbrush in one hand, Walkman (complete with those itchy foam headphones) in the other – desperately trying to perfect your latest dance routine? Remember the delight when you finally got it right – and the rush to show off your latest moves in front of your friends?Things […]
Here’s a run down of all the local tennis clubs that coach children in and near Marlow. Coaching sessions run after school or at weekends.
Here’s a run down of all the local gymnastics clubs that train in and near Marlow. Training sessions run after school or at weekends.
Here’s a run down of all the football clubs that run kid’s football training in and near Marlow. Training sessions run after school or at weekends. Some clubs take part in local league matches running at weekends.
Santa is VERY busy this year around Marlow making an appearance at a multitude of venues. You can have breakfast with, visit him in a country home or even go on a cruise with him down the Thames! More Local Christmas Events See more events
There’s nothing quite like a Christmas Fair to help get us in the Christmas spirit! It’s also a great opportunity to support our community with school’s especially relying on these annual events for fundraising. Grab a pencil and make note of the local fairs that take your fancy from the list below. More Local Christmas […]
With Christmas rapidly approaching you may want to think about taking the family to see a Christmas show or panto. Performance’s get booked up quickly so it’s worth booting early. Here’s a run down of all the local pantomime and show options within easy reach of Marlow.
It’s that time of year again. Time to think about where you will take the family to enjoy Bonfire night and a dazzling firework display. We are lucky that there are loads of great options to enjoy the fireworks in and around Marlow. Here’s a local run down to help you decide where’s right for […]
With shops full of pumpkins and must have multipack confectionery it’s hard to escape the fact that spooky season is here. Halloween falls in half term for most of Marlow this year, giving lucky children a whole week of build up… and a long weekend to eat their way through their trick or treating booty. […]
No sooner are the kids back at school and half term is upon us! That said, I know my boys will be ready for a routine break, to be not rushed out the house and to perhaps enjoy some of the lovely activities put on for our children locally. There are plenty of activities in […]
It may only be October but it seems the Christmas countdown has well and truly begun. Cards and advent calendars grace the shelves and we’re being bombarded with constant reminders to book our Christmas festivities. The season of joy is for many the season of stress so we asked Marlow Mum and reflexologist, Susanne Coupland […]
We are really lucky in Marlow to have a great selection of local schools. That said, it doesn’t make choosing the right one for our children any easier! I’ve tried to give a quick summary of all our local schools and the schools key data below. Use links to jump straight to the info you need. […]
Christine Lithgow Smith, a Marlow Mum, professional coach and founder of Chrisalyst Coaching talks to us about reflection and the importance of giving time to our inner voice. Christine Lithgow Smith, a Marlow Mum, professional coach and founder of Chrisalyst Coaching talks to us about reflection and the importance of giving time to our inner voice. […]
Are your kids ‘starving hungry’ when they come out of school? Avoid processed snacks by making this healthy easy granola bar recipe. The protein from the nuts, combined with the slow release carbohydrate from the oats helps to balance blood sugar levels. Better still, let your kid’s make this recipe themselves on a weekend ready for the […]
Summer – the time of year us parents get to sit back in the sun with a glass of something chilled in hand and lose ourselves in a good book. Well I, for one, can dream but if you do get some ‘me time’ over the holidays the Marlow Bookshop have compiled their list of not-to-be-missed summer […]
The King’s head in Little Marlow have recently launched a kid’s eat for £1 deal. This deal is available every day between 3pm and 6pm and is available with each paying adult. We went along to try it out. We took the boys along for an early dinner and sat outside in […]
So…. the summer holidays are finally here. You may feel like you’ve just crossed the finish line from the turmoil of school or be anxious of such a long period ahead with no pre-school and over crowded local attractions. Wherever you are at, Christine Lithgow-Smith, local Marlow Mum Coach talks to us about how to have […]
Cool off the kids in this hot weather with this healthy vitamin packed lolly recipe from Marlow nutritionist Sue Bedford. Berries are packed full of antioxidants and vital vitamins including vitamin C and manganese. They are are an excellent source of fibre, help regulate insulin levels, reduce cholesterol, give skin a glow, help protect against cancer […]
Food with a view. How to enjoy an exquisite lunch with kids in MARLOW We tried out lunch on the terrace at Danesfield House Hotel and Spa with our 2 boys. We got more than we bargained for with sunshine, gorgeous views an even an up close helicopter experience! Read about our exciting adventures, see […]
The sun is finally shining and the countdown is on to the school summer holidays. As teachers everywhere rejoice, parents begin to panic about how to fill seven school-free weeks. Thankfully help is on hand right on our doorsteps with plenty of summer clubs and camps guaranteed to keep children entertained and parents sane. Here is […]
Alexandra Wilson got in touch with MarlowMums.com as she was looking for help finding a venue to sell her Harry’s House Refills. Whilst I couldn’t help her directly with a venue, her business sparked my interest. I wanted to know more about it. We all need to do more for our environment. I asked […]
Looking for a healthy family pudding? Try out this delicious nutrient packed watermelon sorbet Looking for a healthy family pudding? Try out this delicious nutrient packed watermelon sorbet Watermelon is packed full of goodness, is low calorie and just bursting with vitamin C, vitamin A, vitamin E and lycopene. Lycopene is a carotenoid – a powerful antioxidant […]
We’re pretty much camping ‘newbies’ but as the forecast was dry we decided on a spontaneous night away under the stars. One night felt like the perfect balance – our boys could enjoy the great outdoors and we only needed to get through one night of disturbed sleep 🙂 We booked Harry’s Field in the New […]
This Mezze bowl is a fantastic way to introduce your child to new foods they may never have tried before. It can also be adapted for an after school/pre-school ‘grazing bowl’, perfect for getting some veggies down when your child is super hungry! This Mezze bowl is a fantastic way to introduce your […]
According to my 7-year old, kids are happy when their Mum’s are. We need to feel good and to that, we need balance in our lives Written by Christine Lithgow Smith According to my 7-year old, kids are happy when their Mum’s are. We need to feel good and to that, we need balance in […]
Father’s Day is fast approaching, so I thought it would be a good idea to put together a few gift ideas for the special dads in our lives. Some of our local businesses have also kindly given Marlow Mums some exclusive special offers….. Marlow Club Personal Training Father’s Day Gift Get 3 x 1hr Personal […]
“My 8 year old recently asked if we could make some homemade burgers together so we did! Why not give it a go?” Says Sue Bedford “My 8 year old recently asked if we could make some homemade burgers together so we did! Why not give it a go?” Says Sue Bedford Ingredients: 1 […]
Christine Lithgow Smith, a Marlow Mum, professional coach and founder of Chrisalyst Coaching talks to us about what we can learn from the lessons of Brexit and apply to our own lives. Christine Lithgow Smith, a Marlow Mum, professional coach and founder of Chrisalyst Coaching talks to us about what we can learn from the […]
Why not kick start your day with a real antioxidant packed treat? A pink smoothie bowl packed full of nutrients and full of natural sweetness! Topped with blueberries, kiwi and seeds. Kids love these too! Why not kick start your day with a real antioxidant packed treat? A pink smoothie bowl packed full of nutrients […]
A day out with the family at Danesfield House Hotel and Spa We took our 2 boys to Danesfield House to check out what fun there is to be had as a young family within the grounds, gardens and restaurants. Read about our adventures and grab an exclusive special offer below! For those of you […]