Outdoor Activity

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 […]

25 Favourite Family Days Out in the UK

25 Favourite Family Days Out in the UK

I asked lots of parent bloggers around the country where their favourite family days out with the kids in the UK were, and together we came up with this fab list!  I’ve added in a few of my own favourites – don’t miss the reviews!   […]

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 […]

Family Friendly Festivals in Yorkshire 2017

Family Friendly Festivals in Yorkshire 2017

Now, I have to start this post by the admission that I have never been to a festival (family friendly or otherwise!). At least, I have never been to the sort of festival where you camp over. Is there a definition for this type of […]

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 […]

Kids! Fly a Falcon at The Robert Fuller Gallery, Thixendale

Kids! Fly a Falcon at The Robert Fuller Gallery, Thixendale

We are very lucky to live on the Yorkshire Wolds. Our house is high on a hill overlooking the Vale of York. We have fabulous views but often get snowed in over winter (I always stock up on food when winter approaches, just in case!). […]