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Greatest Animal Animation Heroes

Aug 07 2016
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London Mums love lists of characters from our favourite movies. This time we hope you enjoy the greatest Animal Animation Heroes.

Over the years we have seen some amazing animation heroes of the animal variety, showing plenty of bravery throwing themselves into copious amounts of adventurous antics. From detective dogs to protagonist penguins, it’s often the animals that are the unlikely heroes who swoop in and save the day. No exception to that is everyone’s favourite furry friend, the iconic Scooby Doo, who is returning in brand new adventure Scooby-Doo! And WWE: Curse of Speed Demon.

To celebrate the return of him and the Mystery Inc gang, we take a look at the some of the animals just as heroic as the infamous Scooby-Doo.

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Recipe: Raw Carrot Cake Cookies

Aug 05 2016
Recipe Raw Carrot Cake Cookies Zootropolis-0230

This recipe for raw Carrot Cake Cookies has been exclusively created by Livia’s Kitchen to celebrate Zootropolis out now on Blu-ray & DVD and donated to London Mums.

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Fun Things to Do in London with the Kids This Summer

Jul 31 2016
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Summer is the perfect time of year to head outside and explore with the kids, whether you are planning on taking a staycation or you are hoping to head off to a faraway destination. If you are going to be in London, consider enjoying the following family-friendly activities that are a lot of fun. Here is a guide to spending quality time in London with the Kids this Summer. 

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DVD Review: Sing Street

Jul 28 2016
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I could not go and see Sing Street in cinema when it came out in May so I am glad the DVD release is now available for review so soon. It’s a great film with a lovely storyline and amazing soundtrack, that brought me back to being a teenager in the Eighties. Admittedly after the recent blockbusters and super heroes releases, I was glad Sing Street brings a wind of change. Sing Street is available on DVD and Blu-Ray on 8 August 2016 and on Digital Download on 1st August.

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Film Review: Pete’s Dragon (Disney) starring Robert Redford out on 12 August 2016

Jul 27 2016
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A live action movie re-imagining of Disney’s cherished family film, Pete’s Dragon is the adventure of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend Elliott, who just so happens to be a dragon. Disney for me is a guarantee of quality storytelling and film making. This movie is a real treat for fans of the original film while capturing the interest of the younger generation with great special effects, in the same way Jon Favreau has brought back The Jungle Book in an already iconic new version of the film. Pete’s Dragon out in UK cinemas on 12 August is the perfect Summer time activity to keep your kids (and yourselves!) entertained. Trust me when I say that it’s a beautiful, heartwarming film about friendship, embracing the outdoors and of course, family. A perfect option to keep the kids entertained during rainy days and get their imaginations soaring!

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