Preparing your child for Primary School

If your child is starting primary school this September the waiting game is now over, hopefully most of you have your preferred school place and now you can start the preparation for your child to settle in quickly and smoothly. So we thought this month’s blog should...

New year kids healthy eating recovery!

Well every January I struggle to get my daughter, who is a fussy eater anyway, back to healthy eating and a bit of normality at the dinner table. So I just want to share my strategy for getting back on track and trying to swap the sugary snacks for healthier options.

Preparing for Christmas blog with emily & jack’s

Have you started planning for Christmas yet? Preparing for Christmas blog with emily & Jack’s. Ok we know that for some people it is far too early to even think about Christmas but now half term, Halloween and bonfire night are over and the Christmas adverts have already started us discussing whether we prefer #LoveMrsclaus or #bustertheboxer it is time to start thinking about it?
Well read here how Emily & jack’s can help with the planning.

Tips for travelling abroad with children.

Now the holiday season is here we thought we would offer some of our favourite tips when travelling abroad with your kids. We weren’t brave enough to travel on a plane when our daughter was a baby but looking back on it now and seeing other parents travelling with their babies I realise it could have been a lot easier than I anticipated.

How to protect your child in the Sun!

Exposing your child to too much sun may increase their risk of skin cancer later in life. Sunburn can also cause considerable pain and discomfort in the short term. Tips to protect your child from sunburn Encourage your child to play in the shade – for example, under...

emily & jack’s shop in Sevenoaks!

Emily & jack’s opens its independent childrenswear boutique in the Hollybush area of Sevenoaks After spending last Spring as a pop up shop in Rafferty’s coffee shop we decided to open our own shop just down the road from Rafferty’s at 31a...

Have you got Christmas all wrapped up?

Have you got Christmas all wrapped up? Well here we are another Christmas has come round again! Black Friday has passed and the Advent calendars are upon is with chocolate for breakfast! The month of trying to rush out for school in the morning with cry’s of ‘Can I...

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

  On December 17th , 30 years after Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi became an instant cult classic, the next instalment is finally due. ‘The Force Awakens’ , one of the most anticipated movies of all time, has arrived after a decade...

Balancing working and being a Mum!

Working and balancing being a parent is never easy but with a little organisation it can relieve some of the stresses of trying to juggle both. Here are emily and jack’s top 10 tips to balancing the two. You’ll soon find a routine that works for you and...

Top tips for Homework!

Homework for primary school kids So the summer holidays are over, we have just got over the first full week back at school and bedtime is back to its regular routine. There is a sense of relief from us parents that we are back to normality and then in comes our...

Boys for Spring

  The long awaited launch of boyswear has just started at Emily & Jack’s with the first taste of Spring from Hatley. All I hear from other Mum’s is how difficult is it to find lovely, good quality boys clothes. Well all  I can say is Hatley have a...