Author: Nicky Ellis

8 Autumn Garden Games For Kids

Though not as summery as, well, summer, autumn is still a great time to spend time outside with kids. The weather is cool and there’s no punishing sunshine to burn your skin. It’s the perfect time to relax in the garden while the kids play. There’s a wide variety of …

How To Choose The Best Kites For Your Kids

A kite hardly seems like something you’d need buying advice for. But you’d be surprised at the range of choices available in stores. You think you are just going to pick for your kid the first kite that looks good only to be met with a dizzying range of sizes, …

10 Benefits Of Playing Ultimate Frisbee

Ultimate Frisbee, officially called Ultimate, is similar to many other sports like Football in some ways but also very unique in many other aspects. It has some benefits that you’d get from playing any sport – such as fitness, heart health etc. – but also others that you can only …

How To Play Ultimate Frisbee FAQs

Here’s a fun fact about Ultimate Frisbee: The official name is Ultimate, not Ultimate Frisbee, because ‘Frisbee’ is a trademark belonging to the Wham-O toy company. But most people refer to the disc-throwing sport as Ultimate Frisbee. It is played using a flying disc, or what’s more commonly called a …

What Are The Best Sports For Kids With ADHD?

Inability to pay attention for a prolonged period and a tendency to be hyperactive are classic sings of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Kids with ADHD constantly fidget, have trouble paying attention to details, are easily distracted and have problems following instructions. For these kids, choosing the right sport can be helpful …

What Age Can A Child Start Football?

As soon as a child can walk and run, they are ready to hit a ball, however awkwardly they do it. Most kids are ready to start playing football as young as three years. But ‘playing football’ is too serious a term for what kids can do at this age. …

Garden Games For Kids To Have Some Fun

Keeping the kids entertained can be a tricky business, and there may be times you feel like an underpaid palace jester, so busy are you trying to keep the kids happy and prevent those inevitable cries of “I’m bored!” Getting outside in the fresh air is just about the best …