Family Days Out

Lowther Castle – Finding the Fairytale Lost Castle in The Lake District

Lowther Castle – Finding the Fairytale Lost Castle in The Lake District

Lowther Castle was a real high point of our trip to the Lake District. The castle itself is derelict but still beautiful with lots of nooks and crannies for the children to explore. You can take some really gorgeous photos of the children here!  (And […]

Robin Hood at the York Theatre Royal – Review

Robin Hood at the York Theatre Royal – Review

We saw Robin Hood, The Arrow of Destiny at the York Theatre Royal and it was brilliant! Before I talk about the show, I must mention that in the foyer they have a rack of children’s costumes.  You can dress up your kids and get great […]

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 […]

Ten Magical Christmas Events with the Kids in Yorkshire 2017

Ten Magical Christmas Events with the Kids in Yorkshire 2017

There are some fabulous Christmas Events coming up in Yorkshire this year! The Snowman – at York Minster 16th December 2017 at 2.30pm and 7pm. This year will see a special screening of The Snowman in York Minster – accompanied by a full orchestra – […]

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 […]

London Duck Tours – A Quirky and Family Friendly Tour of London

London Duck Tours – A Quirky and Family Friendly Tour of London

While wandering around the streets of London, every now and then we would be passed by an odd looking yellow open sided bus.  You may already know, this is a Duck from the London Duck Tours. London Duck Tours If you love what is quirky […]