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What We Did in October

  • November 2, 2018
What we did in October

Well, that’s it, we’re into November which means it’s basically a countdown to Christmas now. I’m not quite ready to embrace Christmas though, I don’t start to feel Christmassy until December so for now I think we’ll still enjoy the Autumn and getting out and

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10 Fun Alternatives to Trick or Treating
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10 Fun Alternatives to Trick or Treating

  • October 18, 2018

It’s getting close to Halloween, that time of the year where the kids beg to dress up in horrible outfits and go out knocking on the doors of random strangers asking for sweets. As you might have guessed, it’s not my favourite time of the

Longleat Safari Park
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What We Did In September

  • October 1, 2018

Wow September just flew by didn’t it! I’m not sure if it was the busyness of back to school and the normal routine, but the month passed by before we knew it. I can’t believe it’s already October and we’re in the last quarter of

After School Fun At Mighty Claws Adventure Golf
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After School Fun At Mighty Claws Adventure Golf

  • September 13, 2018

We recently visited Mighty Claws Adventure Golf in Bournemouth for some mini golfing fun and delicious pizzas and milkshakes. Having been before when it first opened, we were excited to visit again. I find it can be hard to fit fun activities in during the week

Petlake Alpacas of the New Forest
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Petlake Alpacas of the New Forest

  • September 5, 2018

Last weekend we found a gem in the New Forest – I can’t believe we didn’t know about it before! Little H suddenly has a thing for llamas and alpacas. If you follow me on Instagram you may have seen our llama haul from Flying

What we did in August
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What We Did In August

  • September 1, 2018

I thought I’d start up my monthly round-up again to let you all know what we’ve been up to and give a little bit of insight into our lives. August was busy as we were on holiday for the first part. As soon as we

Strawberry Picking
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Strawberry Picking Fun and Tips To Remember

  • August 24, 2018

Last weekend we had a great couple of hours out in the fresh air all for the bargain price of £2.80 – we went strawberry picking at the Cat & Fiddle farm in Christchurch. We’ve been pumpkin picking there quite a few times and have

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9 Reasons Why Travel Isn’t Wasted On Young Children

  • July 30, 2018

We love our holidays! I honestly don’t know how we’d survive working every day without a holiday of some kind to look forward to. Little H is now 7 and so far we’re lucky enough to have made it to Spain, Florida and Gran Canaria.

Windsor Castle
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Windsor Castle – A Great Day Out But NOT In The Summer!

  • July 23, 2018

Last weekend we went to Windsor Castle as an early birthday treat for my niece. We hadn’t been before and were looking forward to doing a bit of sightseeing and one of the Queen’s homes. I’ve recently written a few posts about things you can

4 Family-Friendly Destinations for a UK-Based Holiday
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4 Family-Friendly Destinations for a UK-Based Holiday

  • July 20, 2018

If you’re anything like me, you will look forward to the family holiday all year. But there’s always the worry it’s going to be more stress than it’s actually worth. Will everyone enjoy it? Will the kids get along? Will there be enough to keep