There are a variety of projects based articles on Chilling with Lucas blog that are family-friendly or for any creative person. Projects are a fun way to keep children entertained or to explore a hobby you might want to do. Make your graduation invitations rock with some creative ideas and tips. Tips and tricks to help improve your child’s writing skills and how parents can help their child improve their writing. How helping a child improve their writing can help a child communicate better. Free resources for homeschooling and help for parents crisis schooling. Homeschooling projects and homeschooling resources for children and parents. Projects for home workers and social media managers to help keep on top of social media accounts. Having a creative birthday party and fun birthday party ideas for older children. Wedding venue help and creating the perfect wedding. How to find the perfect wedding venue for a dream wedding. Help with organising a Christmas tree festival. Finding fun Children’s subscription boxes and fun craft ideas to do with kids. Children’s weekend box review to help reduce screen time and tips for fun craft projects with kids. How to train to be a nail technician in three days and learning how to be a nail technician. Nail technician training reviews and how to retrain as a nail technician. How to start a freelancing business with freelancing 101 learning a profitable lifelong skill and how to be a freelancer. Fun family things to do at home with children including making 3D puzzles with kids. Bucket list tips and tricks and a bucket list of things to do before I’m 40. How to retrain and change profession as an adult and why you might want to train as a professional counsellor to help with mental health. Teacher training tips for busy parents to change career and learn how to work in the classroom as a teaching assistant. A range of fun and crafty projects to do at home as well as projects to help retrain and change career.

Why family influencers are rising

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Moving abroad with children

  Influencer marketing as a marketing strategy has grown leaps and bounds and has taken the world by storm in recent years. Brands have now understood the value of this niched down form of marketing and turned to it to promote their new launches and build a wider audience. So where do family influencers come […] Read more…


How to keep on top of your social media

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How to keep on top of your social media

  Everyone is on social media these days, from my younger cousins to my Grandma, it’s rare for someone to not be on at least one social media platform. Time has progressed from the days of MySpace and Facebook. People are using Twitter on a daily basis, for socialising, not just for work. As well […] Read more…


Birthday party ideas for children

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Birthday party ideas for children

Planning a birthday party around a main idea can make the organising of the party simpler and enhance the excitement of the event for the birthday child and their guests. There are many choices of themes for party celebrations. Sometimes a child’s interest changes quickly, so find out what is most interesting and ask about […] Read more…


How to find the perfect wedding venue

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How the find the perfect wedding venue #wedding #weddingplanning

  What is the single most difficult thing a 30 something female in the UK has to deal with? Supporting their bride-to-be friend with wedding planning of course! The engagement has happened and the excited celebratory bubbles have been drunk, now it’s time to get the planning started. All those pinterest boards and hours of […] Read more…


Organising a Christmas Tree Festival

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This year I took on the task of organising a Christmas tree festival at my local church. I have seen Christmas markets before but wasn’t 100% sure how tree festivals worked but I’m quite happy with how it turned out. I started off by emailing local businesses to see if they would like to exhibit […] Read more…


Children’s subscription box for only £1

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Children’s subscription box for only £1. Coloured paper, glue stick, string, the mask template to make the parrot mask

  Lucas was sent* a Weekend Box last week which is a fortnightly or monthly subscription box, aimed at children 3-8 years old. The boxes are posted on Tuesdays with the aim of them being delivered Fridays but in some exceptional circumstances it may be Saturday. They are delivered through the letterbox so you don’t […] Read more…