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Save 20 Per Cent With Your Young Scientists! Tip of the week

Save 20 Per Cent With Your Young Scientists!

The Edinburgh International Science Festival kicks off this weekend - and we're delighted to offer a special discount for all of our lovely readers! Save 20 per cent on tickets to all events by using the code SCIFESTCHILDREN when booking online. There is loads to entertain all ages, with Family Story Time and Lickety Play at Summerhall, and Me and My Bee at the Royal Botanic Gardens all great choices for little ones.

Splat-tastic Fun for All Ages At Science Festival

Splat-tastic Fun for All Ages At Science Festival

Three-year-olds aren’t always the easiest to entertain on a wet afternoon! However, there was plenty to keep our little one busy at the City Art Centre, a six-floor science playground for the Edinburgh International Science Festival.

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Easter Eggcitement for Little Ones

Easter Eggcitement for Little Ones

Nothing better than an Easter Egg Hunt to keep the little ones happy. If you are looking for inspiration, we've compiled a cracking list of places to go this weekend...

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Tatty Bumpkin – Yoga Inspired Classes for Children

Tatty Bumpkin – Yoga Inspired Classes for Children

Tara McGregor is passionate about yoga for young children. We met her over a coffee in Bruntsfield to ask her all about Tatty Bumpkin, a creative and engaging yoga inspired class which involves storytelling and music.

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Homegrown Birthday Cake

Homegrown Birthday Cake

This year Fenton Barns Nursery near North Berwick celebrated its 5th birthday with a cake made from ingredients grown in the nursery garden. Its very first intake of babies are now off on their next adventure at school, so it was only fitting to mark the occasion by embracing its emphasis on healthy eating and local food.

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5 Simple Steps to Enjoying Baby and Toddler Groups

5 Simple Steps to Enjoying Baby and Toddler Groups

With over ninety different baby and toddler groups across the city, it’s very easy to feel overwhelmed when trying to decide which ones to go to. Regina Alonzi and Katie Drake offer some advice before you take the plunge.

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Day In the Life Photography

Day In the Life Photography

As another year draws to a close, are you looking at your children in wonder and disbelief at how fast they're growing up? We certainly are. Karyn Horler decided to document a day-in-the-life of her family, so that they could look back, remember and laugh about their life with little ones. She contacted Armands Sprogis of A-Fotografy, and we spoke to her afterwards to find out what spurred her into booking a photography session and about her family's experience.

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Turning a comedy club into a family-friendly venue

Turning a comedy club into a family-friendly venue

Monkey Barrel Comedy is one of Edinburgh's newest family-friendly eateries. It offers top stand-up comedy by night, but by day it has started to welcome all ages into its café. We asked one of the owners - a dad of two under 5s - how he went about launching this exciting new venue.

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