Soren's House Blog

Homeschooling during the Coronavirus

We finally now know that schools will be closing due to the Coronavirus, so homeschooling will be a reality for quite a lot of us. I'm pretty surprised to say that homeschooling is so far going quite well, although it is only day 3 for us!

To avoid arguments, we've started by doing more practical things like cooking, baking, gardening, painting and reading.  I'll start to add some structured things in that are being organised by our school, but I'm amazed how many new skills the children are learning, just by doing these things!  

ECO-PARENTING: LITTLE STEPS TO REDUCE WASTE - PART 2

ECO-PARENTING: LITTLE STEPS TO REDUCE WASTE - PART 2

If you read our first eco-parenting blog you will know we started with kitchen/cleaning products, as that was where we decided we used the main bulk of single use plastic in our home. Having felt like we have made good progress there, we have turned to our bathroom/beauty, to see what Eco swaps there are available in this area...

Pippins Childrenswear: Sustainable & Stylish!

Pippins Childrenswear: Sustainable & Stylish!

We knew Pippins Childrenswear were a brand we wanted to work with when we read about their view point on sustainability – “Continually asking ourselves how can we improve, be more efficient, and create less waste.”

 

Top 10 Newborn Gift Ideas

Top 10 Newborn Gift Ideas

Its so exciting hearing someone you know is having a baby but it can be hard to know what to buy them, the choices are endless and it can be a little overwhelming trawling through pages of products. Since becoming parents we have changed the way we buy for friends and family when they are expecting. We like to buy something that is going to be useful, ethically made but still a little cool. This is why we have compiled a list of our top 10 favourite newborn essentials.

Soren's House is planting trees with Trees For Life!

Soren's House is planting trees with Trees For Life!

We are super proud to announce that Soren’s House has partnered with conservation charity Trees For Life to help with the process of reforestation here in the UK. For every 25 orders we receive, we will plant a tree in our very own grove!

Eco-Parenting: Little Steps To Reduce Waste

Eco-Parenting: Little Steps To Reduce Waste

The U.K has become the first country to declare “an environment and climate emergency” and is kick starting a green industrial revolution. But what can we ourselves do to help?

Beautiful Pax & Hart Prints Have Landed At Soren's House!

Beautiful Pax & Hart Prints Have Landed At Soren's House!

Created by mother & illustrator, Emma Labattaglia, & named after her two sons Pax & Hart, you can see how their imagination have inspired her work, with childlike illustrations & unique eye catching designs!

New to Soren's House - The Loveliest Of Organic Children's Clothing Brands

New to Soren's House - The Loveliest Of Organic Children's Clothing Brands

As parents, we simply want the best for our children. When it comes to clothing there is so much choice. But what are we putting on our children’s skin? You hear about organic cotton a lot, but what really is it and what benefits does it have?

Brand Focus: Plan Toys

Brand Focus: Plan Toys

The Plan Toys brand mission is to ‘produce beautiful, quality wooden toys from sustainable materials for sustainable play’

Christmas Gift Ideas! The Star of the Show

Christmas Gift Ideas! The Star of the Show

After our wonderful weekend at the Hepworth Museum Bazaar in Wakefield, we have been lucky enough to be offered a stall at their Christmas Market t...

Guest Blog - Kids Design Life - September 2017

Guest Blog - Kids Design Life - September 2017

Photo Credit: Kids Design Life Kids Design Life - Insta Crush... Since starting this business, I have followed several amazing instagram accou...

Our Very First Guest Blog by Alice in Scandiland - August 2017

Our Very First Guest Blog by Alice in Scandiland - August 2017

Photo Credit: Alice in Scandiland We are over the moon with Alice's beautiful blog on Soren's House and how to survive the Summer holidays. Cl...