An alternative parent/kid website and zine for the generation who have grown older but not up. The kind who are more likely to be found down the skate park with their kids than teaching them table manners. For the parents who thought they’d never be parents and the kids who think mum and dad are cool (well, kind of).
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Monkeydoodles

Monkeydoodles

Monkeydoodles offers hands-on craft workshops and bespoke parties for kids. Based in London, they run workshops from various locations and venues (mostly in East London) and can even come to your house. Workshops are fun, bursting with crafty new challenges and lots of giggles. “Our workshops are shaped to offer children ages 4-12 years (bespoke...
Bolivian Bibs

Bolivian Bibs

A Rum Fellow is a new interiors company founded by fashion designer Caroline Lindsell and her partner Dylan O’Shea. They source fabrics from South America and juxtapose them with vintage treasures like these 50’s chairs picked up at a market in Lille, France, upholstered with fabric from Bolivia. Just back from three weeks travelling South...
Get Colouring

Get Colouring

Welcome to the world of Matt French, skateboarding, and humorous monsters. The Uncolored Book For You To Color (that’s not a typo, he is American) is an 80-page colouring book bursting with his way-out graphic designs drawn in pen and ink. Beavers like to chuck wood, so there’s a Beaver Tree. Ever see a hot...
Rolling With The Boys

Rolling With The Boys

A few weeks ago we went down to Cuckfield in West Sussex to hang with brothers Blue 11, Noah 8 and Frasier 5 and their dad Christian. After a session on the trampoline they took us to their local skate park which Christian (who presented 90’s Channel 5 show RAD) made a reality by winning round...
How To Do A Freezer Paper Stencil

How To Do A Freezer Paper Stencil

We are very excited to have an exclusive craft tutorial by the talented Carrie Hill of Porter Colline. Carrie makes wonderful things like paperfish and peg people, and thinks to paint on pebbles. From this week you can buy a piece of her hand-crafted genius at Molly-Meg. But to the tutorial! Carrie takes us through...
Board Games

Board Games

Jason Greene takes old skateboard decks and turns them into yoyos, spinning tops, cars and even chairs from his home in Portland, Oregon. Check out his shop on Etsy. These are our favourites…
How To Teach Your Kids To Surf

How To Teach Your Kids To Surf

Surfer magazine recently published this guide to communicating the fundamentals of surfing to kids by legendary surfer and Dad Tom Curren. Teaching a human of any age to surf is inherently frustrating. Throw the immaturity and vulnerability of a small child into the mix, and you could end up planting the seeds for some serious...
Kids Take Over Shoreditch

Kids Take Over Shoreditch

From today, Shoreditch is officially a Children’s Republic with its own manifesto and embassy building entirely conceived and run by children. The Children’s Republic of Shoreditch is a new venture by the Ministry of Stories, co-founded by author Nick Hornby and inspired by Dave Eggers’ 826 Valencia Pirate Supply Store. The Embassy (159 Hoxton St)...
Bonbon Balloons

Bonbon Balloons

These definitely are the most wonderful balloons we ever did see. Perfectly round, they arrive in a white box filled with tissue paper and confetti and float out, trailing a meter long decorative hand crafted string bearing a personalised message. Yes £25 is quite a lot to spend on a balloon but just imagine receiving...
Skateistan: The Tale of Skateboarding in Afghanistan

Skateistan: The Tale of Skateboarding in Afghanistan

Skateistan is a very unique organisation. Since 2007 Skateistan has taught skateboarding and creative arts to girls and boys in Kabul, Afghanistan. What started as two Aussies using their own boards to teach kids has now grown into a Non-Governmental Organization working with a growing number of marginalized youth in Afghanistan, Cambodia and Pakistan. Their...
Suits You

Suits You

Instead of wading through the sea of swimsuits out there (ho ho), we thought go straight to the top and ask Lucy Ball, lingerie and swimwear designer and trend forecaster, for her edit of the best swimsuits around this summer. Seeing as Lucy has designed for Agent Provocateur and WGSN and has a 2.5 year...
Lomo Radness For Go Skateboarding Day

Lomo Radness For Go Skateboarding Day

Lest you should forget, tomorrow is Go Skateboarding Day, which means dropping all prior engagements to shred the rad. In honor of this rather awesome day, Hannah Bailey headed down to Cuckfield skate bowl with her Lomo LC-A to shoot some pics of Christian Stevenson and his three boys, Blue, Noah and Frasier. Christian well...