Believe in Fairies

Such a sad and troublesome time in the world at the moment, I keep wondering to myself what world are my children growing up in? To bring you a little happiness read this amazing story. Meet Amanda, Director and creator of the most amazing charity, one which Mini First Aid are supporting this year, Wrap […]

Just one more…

Kate Ball We are a 2.4 family – boy and girl, no need for more right? Wrong… I kept looking at that middle seat in the back of the car thinking, wouldn’t it be just lovely to have one more, surely one more can squeeze in? We won’t even notice an extra little person in […]

Ever feel like you’ve had one of those days?

It was one of those days. Every Mum has them, but as Mum to four boys and working as a childminder I maybe had more little people involved in my day than most Mums. More little people = more potential for accidents! My first minded child had arrived bright and early at 7.30am, my second […]

The Mini First Aid Bucket List 2016

The last few months have seen yet more wonderful Mums joining the Mini First Aid team, which has meant some serious Train miles for me as I zoom around the county (with the odd delay) to support the launch of each of these new businesses. One of the things I love about Mini First Aid […]

Is it nearly Monday?

Is that back to school on the horizon? Monday, Monday, Monday how I long for you Monday (never thought I’d be saying that!) We have done it! Completed 2 whole weeks of Easter Holidays, when most of the UK are safely back in School, the West Yorkshire folk choose to be different. And hasn’t the […]

Child Carers Challenge

The last ½ term Mini First Aid have trained and certified over 50 Child Care practitioners in Paediatric First Aid. I think it’s a real gift to look after young children, I find dealing with 2 a challenge these folk are amazing. On many a morning, I wish my Pre-school offered overnight and weekend care, […]

Done anything really worthwhile today?

February 29th, the day women can propose to men? Really, do we really only get 1 day a year? Go on girls break the mold and do it on the 4th or the 21st for all that matters! I’ve had masses of emails today from retailers suggesting how I might like to spend my money […]

First Aid Friday… Our trainer putting advice into action.

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Dad’s the word

This week I’ve resigned, as a Mum to my 3-year-old little girl. (I stay in post for the 5-year-old boy for now). I had no idea how different a girl travelling through her 3’s was to a boy. It is AWFUL. Clothes are not meant for wearing, they are meant for throwing anywhere that will […]

Cardiff Parents’ Fundraising Brilliance

Right now there is a right good knees-up going on in Cardiff. If you are there you’ll be reading this tomorrow with a pint of coffee. What is the knees-up in aid of? Well, just over 12 months ago a beautiful baby girl was born – Martha Graham. Martha was born in Cardiff – aha! […]