half term

October Half Term in Winchester!

Is it really that time of year already! October Half Term is almost upon us and we've got the low down on whats on in and around Winchester... Channel 5's Milkshake LIVE! Salisbury City Hall, Malthouse Lane, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP2 7TU, 2pm, on 25 October 2014 - 25 October 2014  Click HERE for … [Read More...]

image

Have a spooktacular Halloween in and around Winchester with our top picks…

Ghosts and ghouls are out to play and orange and black costumes adorn the Seasonal aisle of the Winchester supermarkets (next to the … [Read More...]

image

Get creative this Halloween with our Guide to Pumpkin Carving!

Get creative with your pumpkin carving this Halloween and display your artwork in your front window. It's fun for you and the kids and it's … [Read More...]

image

Would you like to be part of the MITK Winchester Virtual Christmas Market?

At Mums In The Know Winchester we know how difficult it is to get to the Christmas fairs having children in tow and family and friends … [Read More...]

IMG_0137

A 4th Birthday Party made easy at The Adventure Barn!

When it came to deciding what to do for my 4 year olds birthday party I was in a quandry.  An 8 month old baby, work, and various other … [Read More...]

image

Winchester Fireworks and Bonfire Guide 2014

  Remember, remember! The fifth of November, the Gunpowder treason and plot; I know of no reason why the Gunpowder treason should … [Read More...]

Halloween5-150x150

Entertaining our little pumpkins!

The spooky season is fast approaching so here are a few craft ideas to decorate your house and fill an afternoon in preparation for Halloween. Don’t forget to email us your creations to winchester@mumsintheknow.co.uk   Gooey Blob Bottles You will need: Jam jars, google eyes, washing … [Read More...]

trickortreatbags-300x196

HAVE A SPOOKTASTIC TIME WITH SWIZZELS HALLOWEEN COMPETITION!

Are your family getting into the Halloween spirit and dressing up this year? Or perhaps you’re even going to one or two fancy dress parties? Whatever the occasion, why not take the opportunity to show off your spooky side and upload you or your little one’s scary face onto the Swizzels Matlow … [Read More...]

JM-Circus--300x171

Jay Miller’s Circus returns for October Half Term!

  Jay Miller’s Circus arrives in Basingstoke on Tuesday 21st October for 12 days with more than 20 performances. Pitching up at Milestones, the candy-striped Big Top will once again showcase the most amazing performers from across the globe in a brand new show for 2014. Presenting this years … [Read More...]

image

Baby Loss Awareness Week

Each year the 9th-15th October is Baby Loss Awareness Week and throughout the week bereaved parents, family members and friends can commemorate the all-too-brief lives of their babies, knowing that thousands of other families elsewhere in the world will be doing the same. The week also provides a … [Read More...]

First-day-of-school-2015

Getting the best out of school open days in and around Winchester 2014

It is the time of year when we all need to start choosing a School for 2015 starters and School open days can help when you’re deciding which schools to apply to for your child. During an open day prospective parents and children can visit the school during a working School day, teachers or … [Read More...]

image

Step-by-Step Guide to Halloween Face Painting

  If you’ve a spooky event to go to, or want to create the finishing touch to a creepy costume, it’s time to get out your paintbrushes! Just in time for Halloween, Mums In The Know had a special visit from Fancy Pants Face Painting, who created some scaretastic designs for your little … [Read More...]

image

Let’s Get Cooking – Halloween & Bonfire Treats!

  The coloured leaves are falling, the air has that lovely fresh bite and the nights are creeping in on us.  This can only mean one thing; time for Halloween and Bonfire Night fun!  And what autumnal entertainment would be complete without some yummy foodie treats to enjoy as you brace the … [Read More...]

nCT_0

Grab a bargain at the NCT Winchester Nearly New Sale on 29th November

The next NCT Nearly New Sale will be on Saturday 29th November at Princes Mead School, Kings Worthy! NCT Winchester and District hold two Nearly New Sales a year (Spring & Autumn) selling good quality second hand baby and children's clothes, toys, equipment and maternity wear. They operate a … [Read More...]

More Blog Posts