If you follow the blog, then you know that it was the little man’s third birthday a few weeks ago. To celebrate, we decided against a party this year and instead headed out for a birthday treat. As Henry is both dinosaur and Thomas mad in equal measure, there was no doubt that we were headed to Thomas Land for the day. Thomas Land is a part of Drayton Manor theme park in Staffordshire. Sat nav will take you to… Keep Reading
If you’ve never heard of Just So before, then it’s definitely one for your summer bucket list. Not only a festival that is suitable for families, but it’s one that’s actually designed for families. We went along for the weekend last year as visitors, but we are thrilled to have been asked to go back again this year as guests. And do you know what, we cannot wait! For a closer look at what Just So has to offer, you… Keep Reading
Last weekend we had a wonderful four days away with family celebrating my parents ruby wedding anniversary. A full weekend with some of my favourite people in a beautiful place and with no work. It was bliss! It was also around 4 hours away in mid-Wales. As we always do, we try and break up any long journeys with a day trip. With two little people in the car, we find getting out and really stretching our legs and exploring… Keep Reading
Pre-kids we used to love live music and used to try and get out a few times a year. Big concerts, small gigs, festivals or even just the local pub performance. We loved it. Then kids came along and well….we ran out of energy and money! However, the Bears are getting older and we’re enjoying reclaiming that part of our lives again. So, this weekend we headed out to Delamere Forest to see Paul Weller in his Forest Live tour…. Keep Reading
With the return of the warm weather is the return of day trips for us. We love nothing more than getting outside, having adventures and making memories. So, when the opportunity came up to check out Monkey Forest, we jumped at the chance.