Days Out in Yorkshire

The Snowman York Minster – Christmas Event with Orchestra

The Snowman York Minster – Christmas Event with Orchestra

The Snowman York Minster.  Now, this is something special!  For the first time there is going to be a screening of The Snowman in York Minster with a full orchestra accompanying.  I just think this will be magnificent! There are two performances on the 16th […]

Halloween Events Yorkshire 2017

Halloween Events Yorkshire 2017

Halloween events Yorkshire – the summer holidays are behind us, Christmas is still a little way off, so what’s the next big family event on the horizon? Halloween of course! I love Halloween, with its opportunity for the kids to dress up in spooky costumes, […]

*New* Christmas at York Museum Gardens: Illuminated Walk and Fairy-tale Christmas Village

*New* Christmas at York Museum Gardens: Illuminated Walk and Fairy-tale Christmas Village

Thursday 16 November 2017 – Monday 1 January 2018 4:45pm – 9:30pm daily (except Christmas Day) Now, if you have read anything I else I have written, you will know I love Christmas events!  I am very excited about this one!  I love the Museum […]

Christmas Markets Yorkshire – Dates and Locations

Christmas Markets Yorkshire – Dates and Locations

Christmas Markets Yorkshire – Christmas in Yorkshire means lots of fantastic festive Christmas Markets.  So if you are looking for gifts and decorations or just an atmospheric Christmassy day out, the Christmas Markets in Yorkshire have plenty to offer!  As well as Christmas Markets, there […]

Panto on a Tractor – Fun at York Maze

Panto on a Tractor – Fun at York Maze

We are big fans of York Maze and visit every year. We like to go carve pumpkins at Halloween too – never Hallowscream though (their scary night time fright fest) as I would have kittens! Full Family Day Out Plan for a full day out […]

William’s Den, Adventure Play in East Yorkshire – Review

William’s Den, Adventure Play in East Yorkshire – Review

William’s Den is the brand new family attraction opened recently near North Cave in East Yorkshire. We visited last weekend and we loved it! There is a large outside adventure playground with lots of space between the equipment.  The setting is idyllic – beautiful green […]

Best Places to eat Sunday Lunch, Pocklington, Yorkshire

Best Places to eat Sunday Lunch, Pocklington, Yorkshire

I love a good Sunday dinner, roast beef, Yorkshire pudding and all the trimmings.  Or roast pork and apple sauce, I am not fussy.  In our house all Sunday dinners come with Yorkshire puddings though, I don’t hold with this idea that you only get […]

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 […]