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Exploring the great outdoors via Toby & Roo :: daily inspiration for stylish parents and their kids.

Exploring the great outdoors is like letting your children lose in a really healthy sweet shop – it’s fun, things get a little crazy and everyone has a smile!

Having just come back from Disney World, money is tight. I’m talking like Yorkshire man in a shop tight – we are back to the old… Continue reading

Forest schooling via Toby & Roo :: daily inspiration for stylish parents and their kids.

Reuben’s school is what is known as a Forest School which has been developed from the Scandinavian education system. In Scandinavia they are totally focused on allowing and encouraging children and young people to build their self esteem and independence through exploring and experiencing the world around them, specifically the great outdoors.

Reuben started proper… Continue reading

Our weekend break in photos via Toby & Roo :: daily inspiration for stylish parents and their kids.

Fish watching in the village centre.

I just wanted to share some pictures of our recent weekend break for Reuben’s birthday. We headed to Center Parcs Sherwood Forest – it’s a favourite place for us, its easy to get to, no planes and everything a child or adult could want is right there on your… Continue reading

Halloween: Good or not? via Toby & Roo :: daily inspirations for stylish parents and their kids.

Halloween celebrations: do you enjoy them in your home or not?

I am a huge advocate of enjoying the innocence of childhood. In my house make believe, imagination and fun are king.

It’s at this time of year I start to read lots of debates about Halloween, whether you ‘celebrate’ it or not in the… Continue reading