By Jos Dirkx Do you remember the first time you realised that you loved listening to stories? The sound of someone’s voice, in a trusted and safe space, bringing stories of escape, adventure, travel and exploration to you? Tales of friendship, change and growth?   The stories we tell kidsRead More →

As Belfast Zoo prepares to celebrate its biggest birthday bash ever – the much-loved family visitor attraction turns 85 on March 30 this year – Ni4kids editor Nadia Duncan takes the kids for a walk on the wild side to meet its residents and re-discover some animal magic… A tripRead More →

With Paul Bosco Mc Eneaney The Artistic Director of acclaimed Belfast-based theatre company Cahoots NI has been enchanting children and their families for over 15 years with boldly innovative works combining magic and illusion, physical theatre and original music to spellbind young audiences. Paul is Dad to 13-year-old Jamie. “We’veRead More →

Inspired by a love of teaching babies and young children a new language, Club Petit Pierrot have re-launched an exciting updated version of their much-loved CD packed with songs and original rhymes. With 36 tracks ranging from fun songs for the little ones, to upbeat tunes for older kids, thereRead More →

It’s their special day. A once in a year celebration where they are the star performer to a VIP audience of select family and friends. The countdown began months ago and mums and dads – let’s be honest – the pressure to host the perfect party is on! But do notRead More →

  Transform any little one’s bedroom into a tranquil, calming space with an enchanting Aloka SleepyLight. Supporting the all-important bedtime routine, the handy remote control enables children to choose from their favourite soft hues to instantly create a relaxing atmosphere as they drift off into a peaceful slumber. Thanks toRead More →

In 2018 Dromore mum-of-two, Lynn Campbell, decided to leave behind the daily 9 to 5 grind and long journeys to work, to instead travel a new path towards her true life ambitions for both her career and her children. Lynn is Mum to Mya (10) and Cara (5). Interview byRead More →

Natasha Geary writes on an age-old but important life lesson for kids. Never give up! I wish failure was taught in school. It should be because it’s the flip side to success; you don’t get one without the other. Our children aren’t taught that the road to success is potholed with painfulRead More →

Light up Christmas this year with the gift of travel and adventure. P&O Ferries is offering families the gift of travel this festive season with a massive 20% off all travel between Larne and Cairnryan until December 19, 2019. So, whether you are planning a romantic break, a summer familyRead More →

By Kerry Thomson My throat is scratchy, I have almost lost my voice – every bone in my skull aches and even my teeth hurt. I have sore feet. I have had three hours sleep since Friday. Flu? No…but I am ‘dosed’, as we say in Norn Iron. But IRead More →