Family Travel

50+ Money Saving Tips for your Trip to Disney World

50+ Money Saving Tips for your Trip to Disney World

I came across this list of ‘Money-Saving Tips for Disney World’ on one of the fabulous Disney groups on Facebook.  It was written by Sharon Jones just after getting back from Disney, and I thought it had some fantastic insights and really useful tips!  Sharon […]

How to Book Fast Passes for Disney World – a Step by Step Guide

How to Book Fast Passes for Disney World – a Step by Step Guide

  How do I book fast passes for Disney? It’s a question I do get asked a lot since the system changed from the old paper fast passes. It’s quite straightforward and definitely worth doing as you will save loads of time no queuing so […]

Top Tips for Taking Young Children and Babies to Disney World, Florida

Top Tips for Taking Young Children and Babies to Disney World, Florida

Taking young children and babies to Disney World can be wonderful (if a little daunting!) so plan ahead with these great tips.  Take a look at my other tips posts (the pretty red polkadot squares!) while you are here too. Find out where the Baby Care […]

10 Best Use of Snack Credits in Walt Disney World, Florida

10 Best Use of Snack Credits in Walt Disney World, Florida

  We are heading to Walt Disney World in Florida, in just a few weeks and I have been researching the best use of the Disney Dining Plan (DDP) snack credits.  The following list are the things I see mentioned in forums and Facebook groups […]

Disney Trip Planning – Tips for First-Timers

Disney Trip Planning – Tips for First-Timers

Looking for tips for first-timers to Disney?  In this house we are huge Disney fans!  We love the movies, we love the music, we love dressing up (well Miss H does anyway, and Mr Wonders too on occasion) but most of all, we love theme […]

20 Packing Tips for your Trip to Disney

20 Packing Tips for your Trip to Disney

So, you are excited about your trip to Disney and are looking for ideas for what to pack?  Here are 20 packing tips/ideas to get you started!  Interspersed with a few of our own Disney pictures!  Do have a look at our ‘Disney Tips for […]

With a Hey Nonny! Taking Kids to the Medieval Banquet, London

With a Hey Nonny! Taking Kids to the Medieval Banquet, London

As you approach the doorway of the Medieval Banquet in London you will see two shiny suits of armour standing guard – the whole place is wonderfully themed.  Then, you will descend into the beautifully lit cellars and be greeted by the costumed players before being […]

Top Ten Travel Must Haves for Family Travel

Top Ten Travel Must Haves for Family Travel

I have compiled my top ten travel ‘must haves’ for beach holidays with school age children.  Not only that, I have colour co-ordinated them in a lovely soft pink.  Because, well, I like pink!  I’ve collated them on a mood board over on Pinterest. Firstly, if it […]

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 […]

Joe’s Kitchen, Ludgate Hill, London – Great Family Friendly Restaurant

Joe’s Kitchen, Ludgate Hill, London – Great Family Friendly Restaurant

Joe’s Kitchen, Ludgate Hill in London really is a fab restaurant to take the kids.  We visited the one in York last summer and really liked it, so we chose it as one of the places we would go on our visit to London.  It’s […]