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Olivia Ward-Smith

Originally from Manchester, Olivia has recently returned to London after spending a couple of years between Toronto and Vancouver. She has a Bachelor's degree in English Language and Literature from King's college, London. As a writer, she is passionate about literature, and she has a particular love of travel and trying out new sweet treats. Her experience working as an au pair in Paris ignited her love for spending time with children.

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recent work

goat looking over a fence at a children's farm

Our guide to the family-friendly farms across London that are back up and running.

National Trust Lyme House behind a large lake

Our guide to exploring the seven newly-opened National Trust sites post-lockdown.

kew gardens reopening

A guide to how you can safely visit Kew Gardens with your family post-lockdown.

two kids with buckets on an England beach

A guide to the best beaches for families across England.

best roald dahl novels

Take a look at our ranking of your favourite Roald Dahl books.

Pixar characters assembled

The best children's films by Pixar.

close up of tiger's eyes for a tiger quiz

Take our grrr-eat tiger quiz and learn all there is to know about these majestic cats.

Children playing on a swing

A guide to playground visits in a post-lockdown world.

Post-Lockdown Shopping

A guide to completing your post-lockdown shopping safely.

post-lockdown summer holiday planning

Post-lockdown planning for the family summer holidays.

family interests

Reading & Writing

in house speciality



Bachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature and Language


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