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Our review of Stick Man Live – magic, music & mayhem!

'Wonderfully exuberant and imaginative'. That's just one of the rave reviews for Stick Man Live, which has enjoyed 10 years [...]

By |December 10th, 2019|Family days out, Reviews|0 Comments

Meeting Father Christmas at Portsmouth’s Tower Toymaker’s Workshop

Looking for a Santa’s Grotto experience with a difference? Live within travelling distance of Portsmouth? Then I’ve got a treat [...]

By |December 4th, 2019|Family days out, Parenting, Reviews|3 Comments

#MySundaySnapshot

#MySundaySnapshot this week comes from Hyde Park Winter Wonderland, where we were invited on a press trip to see what's [...]

By |December 1st, 2019|Family days out, Parenting, Reviews|4 Comments

What to expect at Hyde Park Winter Wonderland in 2019

It's dubbed the Christmas extravaganza event in London and the lights are so bright it can be seen from aircraft [...]

By |November 27th, 2019|Family days out, Parenting, Reviews|1 Comment

5 fun things to do in Southampton with kids

It’s famed for its association with the Titanic; it’s integral to the birth of the Spitfire and it’s the home [...]

By |September 20th, 2019|Family days out, Parenting|1 Comment

#MySundaySnapshot

#MySundaySnapshot comes from Longleat Wildlife and Safari Park in Wiltshire, where we spent the oldest's eighth birthday this week (8 [...]

By |August 18th, 2019|Family days out, Parenting|9 Comments

5 must-do family days out before they grow up

Looking for some ideas for family days out this year? Ones that cater for the whole family, are based in [...]

By |May 22nd, 2019|Family days out, Parenting, Reviews|11 Comments

Kick off half term at a FREE Smyths Toys kids party!

Looking for an all-weather activity to kick off half term and the bank holiday weekend? Want to entertain the kids [...]

By |May 17th, 2019|Family days out, Parenting|1 Comment

10 great reasons to visit Margate

Looking for a family-friendly day out that won’t break the bank? Like the sound of mixing nostalgia with a bit [...]

By |March 11th, 2019|Family days out, Reviews|5 Comments

10 reasons to visit LaplandUK – again & again!

'The best pre-Christmas day out ever'. That’s what Elton John says about LaplandUK, consistently dubbed one of the UK’s best [...]

By |December 24th, 2018|Family days out, Parenting|0 Comments

A bird’s eye view of London’s Christmas lights with The Original Tour

Looking for a family friendly Christmas day out that won’t break the bank? Fancy seeing London’s Christmas lights from the [...]

By |December 12th, 2018|Family days out, Reviews|2 Comments

10 cheap & free things to do with kids in London

Planning a trip to London? Looking for things to do with kids in London that won’t break the bank? Then [...]

By |July 4th, 2018|Family days out, Parenting, Reviews|2 Comments

10 reasons to visit Chessington World of Adventures

Looking for a fun-packed family day out with attractions to suit all ages and wow factor in spades? Then I [...]

By |May 2nd, 2018|Family days out, Parenting|15 Comments

The REAL mum’s guide to the UK’s best family friendly festivals

Think festivals are for grown-ups? Then think again. Once the preserve of the young and child-free, festivals catering for the [...]

By |April 30th, 2018|Family days out, Travel|4 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

#MySundayPhoto is one of many I took at Chessington World of Adventures this week where we were invited for a [...]

By |April 29th, 2018|Family days out|4 Comments