Things to Do In New York

New York is one the most glamourous travel destinations in the world. It is an American state in its own right and consists of five boroughs, the most famous of which is Manhattan. Manhattan is very densely populated and is one the world’s most important commercial, financial, and cultural centers, as well as being one of the most expensive places to live in the world meaning it attracts plenty of tourism. If New York is on your bucket list, here’s {Read More}

Dinosaur World Live : Review

Looking for a Roar-some day out? Yesterday, we were lucky enough to experience Dinosaur World Live at Wembley Park Theatre and we loved it. Dinosaur World Live is an immersive, interactive show for the whole family to enjoy. It’s aimed at children 3+ and even my 4 year old was a little frightened at times. Once you’re in the theatre, immerse yourself in the journey and learn all about some of the wonderfully life-like dinosaurs. During the 50 minute show, {Read More}

Family Fun in London

*Collaborative Post* Image source London is a great city, and you’ll always find something exciting to do in the capital. With a wide range of attractions for all ages, London is the perfect destination for family fun. Whether you’re keeping toddlers entertained, treating younger children or spending quality time with teens, you can find the perfect venues and activities in London.  Image source Natural History Museum Enchanting for everyone, the Natural History Museum is beloved by children and adults alike {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}

Beach holidays for families: 7 not-to-miss spots in Europe

*collaboration with Emily Jones* To enjoy great sandy beaches and crystal clear waters you don’t have to go too far, as in Europe there are many. While on a beach holiday with the family, going to a destination that has more to do than relax on the seaside can make all the difference in how relaxing and enjoyable the holiday is for everyone. Here are 7 not-to miss spots for a family beach holiday: Sicily, Italy In Sicily, you can {Read More}

Dreaming of a summer holiday

At this point last year, I’m pretty sure I was lining in my shorts and vest tops with the sun shining gloriously every morning. We didn’t have to worry about coats or boots and we just set out for the day. I also quite sure even my pasty legs had a bit of colour to them! Well, I was really hoping that we’d have a similar summer to last year for more than a couple of reasons. Firstly, we are {Read More}

Go Ape Nets Kingdom : Review

If you and your little ones love adventure, you are going to love Nets Kingdom. We went to have a play and test out the nets at Black Park a couple of weeks ago and – spoiler alert – WE LOVED IT!!! I have always loved activities like Go Ape (I even did this as park of my hen do!) and I’ve been waiting for a time that I can share these moments with my kids too. So now the {Read More}

AD Paradise Wildlife Park Review- Hertfordshire

A wonderful fun family day out. We were lucky enough to be gifted some tickets to visit Paradise Wildlife Park over the Easter holidays and we had such a lovely day. There is so much to see and do you can easily spend the whole day here and not see the same things twice (although you may wish to!). Paradise Wildlife Park is a family run animal park in Hertfordshire with a passion for conservation. As well as providing us {Read More}

Top 5 school day trips in Hertfordshire

*collaborative post* School trips are an exciting and important part of school life. Taking your students outside of their everyday classroom environment gives them an opportunity to engage with the world and interact with new types of learning and cross-curricular activities. A well-planned away-day should be fun, inspiring and educational. Hertfordshire offers some of the best school day trip destinations in the UK. Here are five suggestions to get you started. St Albans Museum and Gallery St Albans Museum and {Read More}

What’s the perfect age to take kids to Disney World?

We I have been thinking about when to take the children to Walt Disney World, Florida since before they were born! I know it sounds more than just a little odd but I absolutely loved my experience of Disney World when I was a child and I knew that when we had children of our own, I would want to take them too. I want to share the magic I felt with them while they experience the magic themselves. But, {Read More}