The Importance Outdoor Play for Kids

In these times where we are inside more often than not, the children are beginning to find it harder and harder to burn off their energy. Benjamin (5) is finding being stuck inside most difficult. One thing they are missing a lot, aside from actually being at school with their friends, is the play equipment. I think the children rely on play much more than we realise in their school day and after a week of home schooling, I think {Read More}

Glamping at Somerset Yurts – review ad

*PHOTO HEAVY* Over Father’s Day weekends, we were lucky enough to be invited to stay over at Somerset Yurts in Taunton by Emma and Mark. I was excited from the outset but Ed needed a little more convincing. Having had a couple of less than desirable camping experiences in the past, he wasn’t overly keen on trying again with the kids. However, after a little persuasion and a compromise (we asked if we could stay in one of the two {Read More}

Top tips for enjoying the outside even in the winter

We love getting the children outside as much as possible – they often spend far too long sat indoors, especially over the winter months. During the summer we seem to be outside all the time but with the wet and rather chilly weather during these long dark wintery months, we often find ourselves staying warm inside. So we are making a real effort to get the right gear and get outside no matter what the weather. Getting your temperature just {Read More}