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5 LOCAL FESTIVE SHOWS TO BOOK NOW…

Wow, December already! If you’ve left it a bit late to book some family festive activities over the coming weeks ...

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THE DECEMBER LOWDOWN – CHRISTMAS EDIT…

The countdown has officially begun! The community made the best of the situation last year, but it’s wonderful to have ...

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PIANO AND PILATES – EWELL 121 SESSION #REVIEW…

Last week I had the pleasure of having a one to one Pilates session with Nadine Andre in her lovely ...

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STRONGER BODIES EPSOM BOOTCAMP #REVIEW…

Last Saturday morning my choices of things to do were bootcamp or tidying the house, I chose bootcamp and I’m ...

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CHILD PHYSIOTHERAPY @ THE BODYFIX CLINIC #REVIEW…

On Saturday Morning I had the pleasure of taking my 7 year old Harry to the Body Fix Clinic in ...

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THE NOVEMBER LOWDOWN…

The clocks have gone back, the nights are drawing in and it feels like we’re well on the march to ...

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HALF TERM SNACK ALERT – SNACKZILLA #REVIEW…

Marieke, a Surrey-based mum, brings us Snackzilla.  Marieke noticed a gap in the market for fun healthier snacks for children ...

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GET STYLED RIGHT #REVIEW….

One Sunny Friday afternoon in October, Dee and I had the pleasure of visiting the Surrey based Styled Right “head ...

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OCTOBER LOWDOWN – HALLOWEEN EVENTS AND MORE…

My children were talking about Halloween before they’d even gone back to school! It’s definitely a big deal and all ...

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OPEN DAYS & EVENINGS FOR LOCAL STATE SECONDARY SCHOOLS…

The transition between primary and secondary schools can be a difficult and challenging time for parents and children. Open evenings ...

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PRIDE IN SURREY…

This year marks the 52nd anniversary of Pride.  Pride is a celebration which educates all and connects the LGTBQ+ community ...

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CHRISTMAS PANTO @ THE EPSOM PLAYHOUSE…

Panto is back in 2021! It was such a delight to recently meet the fantastic cast behind the latest Epsom ...

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VENGEANCE: THE DEMISE OF OSCAR WILDE @ THE EPSOM PLAYHOUSE…

Growing up, I was surrounded by the work of Oscar Wilde, without ever really realising it. I was slightly obsessed ...

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THE ESHER THEATRE, WHAT’S IT ALL ABOUT…

Last week we had the pleasure of attending the opening of the new Esher Theatre, situated just off Esher High ...

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LOCAL FAMILY EVENT, FEASTYFEST IS BACK…

After a break last year due to the pandemic FeastyFest (the self proclaimed largest food festival you’ve ever heard of!) ...

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THE SEPTEMBER LOWDOWN…

I can’t believe September is here. My inbox is full of back to school emails and my attention has turned ...

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FREE PLACES TO VISIT IN LONDON WITH CHILDREN…

Having London on our doorstep is one of the many things I love about where we live. There is lots ...

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13 WAYS TO IMPROVE YOUR HEALTH AND FITNESS…

Gosh what an 18 months we have had?!  For some it’s given time to focus on health and fitness for ...

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IT’S RAINING IT’S RAINING – SUMMER HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES TO GET YOU THROUGH..

As we all know it hasn’t been the hottest of summers this year.  With many families choosing to not go ...

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10 PERFECT PUBS IN EPSOM, EWELL AND SURROUNDS YOU CAN PITCH UP TO WITH YOUR POOCH…

We have 3 dogs and its important to us that they are included in our daily lives, we love nothing ...

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WHAT’S HAPPENING IN AND AROUND THE AREA – AUGUST PART 1

Well it looks like the weather will get worse before it gets better, but it wouldn’t be a British summer ...

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WHAT’S HAPPENING IN AND AROUND THE AREA – INTO AUGUST…

The school holidays are in full swing; I can’t believe we’re heading into August already. I hope it’s all going ...

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WHAT’S HAPPENING IN AND AROUND THE AREA – JULY PART 3

Looking for what’s happening in August? then pop over here . School’s out for summer! Thankfully there’s plenty on to keep ...

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PARKS WITH CAFES TO DISCOVER…

Need to take the kids out somewhere to burn off some energy? But also fancy a coffee with a cheeky ...

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13 LOCAL SUMMER HOLIDAY CLUBS TO BOOK NOW…

Another update to our list from a few weeks ago, we have added more of our partners amazing holiday camps and ...

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A GUIDE TO BUYING THE RIGHT HOME FOR YOU IN EPSOM AND EWELL…

Of course, it goes without saying that Epsom and Ewell is a lovely place to live, but with that comes ...

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WHAT’S HAPPENING IN AND AROUND THE AREA – JULY PART 2

After the excitement of England being in the Euro final came the disappointment, and unfortunately after that some very ugly ...

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52 PLACES TO VISIT OVER THE SUMMER…

With summer holidays hurtling towards us, some of you may be facing it with varying levels of trepidation. A whole ...

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BABY OWLS AT THE NEW RAPTOR CENTRE @ HOBBLEDOWN…

A purpose-built Raptor Centre home to many Birds of Prey opened at Hobbledown Adventure Park on July 3rd.  We had a ...

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What’s Happening in and around the area – July part 1

Wow! So who was expecting England to sail through to the final? It feels like everyone’s moods have been lifted. ...

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THE GIN KITCHEN TOUR AND TASTING #REVIEW…

One of my most favourite things to do with the Epsom and Ewell Families platform is running some amazing giveaways. ...

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10 LOCAL SUMMER HOLIDAY CLUBS TO BOOK NOW…

Following on from our list a few weeks ago we have added more of our partners amazing holiday camps and clubs ...

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7 LOCAL SUMMER HOLIDAY CLUBS TO BOOK NOW…

Many of us are familiar with the juggle of working and finding adequate childcare during the 6 week summer holiday. ...

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What’s happening in and around the area – June part 4

It’s officially the summer; the lavender has started flowering, it’s English Wine Week and it’s definitely the time to start ...

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What’s Happening in and Around the Area – June Part 3

June seems to be flying by and in just over a month it’ll be the school summer holidays 😲 Here’s ...

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A NEW START FOR GOOD EVENING, EPSOM…

Good Evening Food is one of Epsom’s culinary delights and now lockdown restrictions have eased it is now back with ...

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What’s Happening In And Around the area – June part 2

Summer is in the air and BBQ season is in full swing (well at least for now). It’s a great ...

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What’s happening in and around the area – June part 1

I hope everyone’s had a chance to get out and about in the lovely weather over half-term. It’s only just ...

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2020 THE MUSICAL @ THE LEATHERHEAD THEATRE…

If you’re after some light- hearted entertainment this bank holiday weekend, then look no further than ‘2020 The Musical’ now ...

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PARTY TIME – LOCAL CHURCH HALLS FOR HIRE…

With restrictions easing we can finally start to look forward to and plan friends and family getting together.  We have ...

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What’s Happening in the Area – heading into June

It’s been quite a month with restrictions lifting further. Unbelievably we’re heading into June. Where is the year going? It’s ...

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What’s Happening In and around the area – May Part 4

Half-term and the Bank Holiday are on the horizon, so if you’re searching for a bit of inspiration to keep ...

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5 COCKTAIL BARS TO VISIT THIS SUMMER…

With restrictions gradually easing, this summer is going to be all about catching up with friends and family.  Whilst we ...

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SURREY FAMILIES SUPPORT VILLAGE

The past few months has proven to be a difficult time for everyone in particular to those with babies and ...

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WHAT’S HAPPENING IN AND AROUND THE AREA – MAY PART 3

I can’t wait until the 17th. Aside from being able to be more social and tactile, we’ll be able to ...

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