Days Out in Yorkshire

Kids’ Golf Lessons at The KP in Pocklington, nr York

Kids’ Golf Lessons at The KP in Pocklington, nr York

Junior golf lessons for kids? On a Saturday morning you will find me drinking a latte while gazing at this view over the golf course at The KP in Pocklington. What is the reason for such decadence I hear you ask, when you have young […]

May Half Term – Family Days Out and Events in Yorkshire

May Half Term – Family Days Out and Events in Yorkshire

Looking for ideas for things to do in Yorkshire with kids over May half-term?  Here’s a round-up of local family events and activities.  Do also have a look at my big post: 30+ Fantastic Family Days Out in Yorkshire with the Kids   For lots […]

Dom’s Kitchen – Affordable Kids’ Cookery Masterclasses near York

Dom’s Kitchen – Affordable Kids’ Cookery Masterclasses near York

  Dom’s Kitchen children’s cookery masterclasses – a bargain at just £9 per two hour class.  Do your kids consider themselves a bit of a whizz in the kitchen? Would you like them to learn more cookery skills? Or are you just looking for a […]

30+ Fantastic Family Days out in Yorkshire with the Kids

30+ Fantastic Family Days out in Yorkshire with the Kids

I am lucky to live in a fantastic place where there are so many fabulous family days out in Yorkshire to enjoy with the kids!  Have a look at the list below that I have compiled, I’ve added in the links to all the places we […]

Rockpooling with the Kids on Filey Brigg

Rockpooling with the Kids on Filey Brigg

Over the weekend we had a trip to Filey and went rock-pooling on Filey Brigg. Fishing Nets The kids had a fabulous time! We bought them a fishing net each. Have a look at these (photo below!) on Amazon if you haven’t bought fishing nets […]

Viking Warriors and a Best Beard Competition – the Jorvik Viking Festival

Viking Warriors and a Best Beard Competition – the Jorvik Viking Festival

Every February York hosts its own Jorvik Viking Festival.  Usually cunningly timed to coincide with half term it’s a great one to take the kids to (or time your trip to York during).   Traditional Woodworking Methods Another stall demonstrated traditional wood working methods.  Miss […]

Winter Treasure Hunting on Fraisthorpe Beach

Winter Treasure Hunting on Fraisthorpe Beach

I’ve written about Fraisthorpe beach before but wanted to also write about our recent visit the day after Boxing Day. It was a gloriously sunny day and – the crucial factor – there was no wind!  Mr Wonders gave me a metal detector for my […]

Outdoor Baking with the Woodland Adventure Company

Outdoor Baking with the Woodland Adventure Company

We first came across the Woodland Adventure Company several years ago when we were invited to a birthday party hosted by them. Adam was great with the kids and it was a fabulous mix of magic (tiny bells on a hidden string tinkling throughout the […]

The Christmas Adventure at Stockeld Park

The Christmas Adventure at Stockeld Park

We love Stockeld Park at Christmas, there are so many festive activities! A Great Place for a Get Together This time we planned our trip to coincide with a reunion – meeting up with old friends with similar aged children and it worked really well. […]

The Magical Lantern Festival at Roundhay Park, Leeds

The Magical Lantern Festival at Roundhay Park, Leeds

This review was kindly written by Teresa Buckle for Yorkshire Wonders.  We were very excited to be heading to Roundhay Park in Leeds for the Magical Lantern Festival.   It is the first time this event has been held in Yorkshire so we wrapped up warm […]