About GoMunkee

CEO and founder of www.gomunkee.com, a UK-based, mobile first, digital web app which works for parents and grandparents to find EVERYTHING for their children to see and do.

July 2018

Are you a bad parent?

By | 2018-07-19T16:00:57+00:00 July 17th, 2018|Family Life, Parenting|

GoMunkee ask:  Are you a bad parent?  Well... We’ve all had them.  Moments in our lives when an incident – a small mistake, a misunderstanding, a close shave or the tiniest lapse in our vigilance - left us feeling and reeling as if we were the worst parents in the world.  Maybe, at that [...]

GoMunkee asks – The school summer holidays – are we parents or slaves?

By | 2018-07-19T16:28:32+00:00 July 16th, 2018|Boys, Family, Family Life, Girls, Holidays, Parents' survival|

WARNING: THIS POST CONTAINS EXTREME SARCASM Dearest Kids The summer holidays are upon us and you've just Brexited school.  You'll want to get the most out of the weeks ahead, so I'm planning to be at your disposal 24/7 to ensure it all goes well. Firstly, you have my complete approval to leave your [...]

Things Mums NEVER hear their teenage sons say (or do)

By | 2018-07-16T17:39:16+00:00 July 9th, 2018|Boys, Teens|

‘Before I put these clothes away, do you need anything else ironed?’ ‘Hey Mum, please can I put some of your music on my iPod?’ ‘Mum, you still haven’t accepted my friend request.’ In the car: ‘Would you like me to turn the music down so we can talk?’ ‘Look! Isn’t that Audrey from [...]

June 2018

Geocaching – treasure hunting for the whole family

By | 2018-07-20T13:59:18+00:00 June 30th, 2018|Adventure, Discovery, Family, Nature and Wildlife|

Geocaching is a  modern, high-tech take on treasure hunts,  and has become something of a worldwide phenomenon. Promising a fun challenge for children (and adults) of all ages, geocaching ticks plenty of family-friendly boxes: It gets kids out and about in the fresh air It provides great opportunities for exercise (especially for ‘walk-resistant’ children) It [...]

GoMunkee’s parking hacks for Canterbury

By | 2018-06-11T16:30:29+00:00 June 11th, 2018|Parents' survival|

Parking in Canterbury is difficult and expensive at the best of times. Most of the council-run car parks charge between £1.70 and £1.90 per HOUR 07:00-21:00.  The Park & Rides at Sturry, Wincheap and New Dover Road will set you back £3.50 per day and buses run 07:00-19:30, but don’t operate on Sundays. If [...]

May 2018