The Benefit of Messy Play for Children

It’s no surprise to parents that children love anything messy or sticky. Whether that be splashing in the bath, squishing their meals through their fingers, or jumping in muddy puddles outside. However, can any of this be beneficial to their development? The answer, yes! Not only does messy play provide a fun activity for the […]

Easy Melting Snowman Biscuits

We’re officially on the countdown to Christmas, and that can only mean one thing – it’s time to bring out the festive activities! There’s so many fun and colourful ways to get the kids involved in Christmas DIYs, however our favourite here at Shine are these melting snowman biscuits. You can choose to make your […]

Baby-Led Weaning: Tips & Tricks

The 6-month mark is an exciting time for both baby and parents alike. Not only is your little one starting to hit those all-important milestones, but they’re also getting ready to explore the sights, smells and taste of food for the first time!  When it comes to weaning, there are typically two approaches; spoon-fed and […]