Half Term

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Parent guilt! It’s the worst at half term. I have learned over the years, my boys love the variety the holidays can provide. And sometimes you just got to accept a pj day. Half term is also the time for the kids to rest and relax.

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Half Term Help

If you’re a working parent it can be difficult, so I’ve put together some simple tips that have helped us along the years.

  • Start early
    • Schools publish their calendars well in advance so you can plan. If you’re a couple that both works, take an equal share of time off for childcare so nobody gets resentful.
  • Ask for help
    • They say it takes a village to raise a child, and they aren’t wrong (whoever “they” are). Friends and family could pitch in.
  • Holiday clubs
    • Check local schools, council or google for what’s on in your area.
  • Work from home
    • A great way to prevent childcare issues if your children are old enough to be self sufficient for a few hours and your employer allows this flexibility.
  • Take a day or two off
    • Use your annual leave to enjoy time with your family.
  • Arrange a play date
    • You could team up with a friend and take a day each.

Whatever you choose to resolve your holiday childcare worries, be kind to yourself. Parenting is tough!

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Half Term Special Offer!

Half Price

Book your Deluxe Family Package for just:


Available on all sessions booked before:

31st October 2021

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Timeless Gift Package


  • 20 minute documentary session
  • Post production and editing in our unique style
  • Access to your own 10 image gallery to choose your images
  • 1 Digital Image
  • Option to purchase additional prints, products or digital images

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Why Photography is Important

I’ve read that children feel safe, welcome, seen and loved if there are images of themselves in the family home. I love this idea and think this is something every family needs to know.

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