Last year Christmas was packed for us. Event, grottos, and experiences booked in every weekend. It was fun on a schedule and to be honest, it wasn’t the best. Don’t get me wrong, we have some amazing memories from last Christmas. However, there were times when no one was particularly feeling it and we were left with tired and emotional children. This year we’ve done the opposite. Nothing is booked in and we are just taking it weekend by weekend…. Keep Reading
AD | press trip Come to Hull they said. There will be gin they said. My response? Where do I sign up?! Last weekend I had the pleasure of joining 9 other bloggers to experience everything that Hull had to offer. Top of the list for me – no doubt – was Hotham’s Gin School, the home to Hull gin. Tucked away in Hepworth’s Arcade – the only ‘L’ shaped arcade in the whole of the UK – is a… Keep Reading
The rain arrived for the weekend, so yesterday we decided to head down to the RAF Museum at Cosford. It’s been years since we’ve been – the last time being when Henry was still a tiny baby – so it seemed like a good chance to head back down that way.
AD | review Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last 20 years, then you will be aware that there is a rather famous boy in the wizarding world by the name of Harry Potter. However, what many people may not be aware of is that a lot of the outdoor filming in the first two films took place at Alnwick Castle in Northumberland. Located just off the A1, Alnwick Castle is situated in the heart of Northumberland…. Keep Reading
AD | review As a family we love exploring new places. So, when we were invited to Northumberland this summer to visit the area, we didn’t hesitate to accept. Staying as guests of Outchester and Ross Cottages Farm Cottages, it looked like a great base to explore from. Before we even arrived we were very impressed with the level of information we were given. The email confirming our stay included everything we needed. Not only was there the usual booking… Keep Reading