Tag: Days out for kids

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 […]

Visiting Flamingo Land with Younger Kids

Visiting Flamingo Land with Younger Kids

I have been going to Flamingo Land since I was a little girl, and we’ve been bringing the children every year since Miss H was still in a buggy. There are lots of rides for children, and under 3’s are free, so make the most […]

Gardens, Bikes and an Adventure Playground – Beningbrough Hall

Gardens, Bikes and an Adventure Playground – Beningbrough Hall

eningbrough Hall is a 15 minute drive from the outskirts of York. The gardens are lovely and a pleasure to wander through. Look out for the greenhouse which houses a really old grapevine (I was told how old and have now forgotten and Google isn’t […]

Treetop Nets – a Unique and Exhilarating Day Out!

Treetop Nets – a Unique and Exhilarating Day Out!

Exhilarating! That’s the word that sums up Treetop Nets, Yorkshire near Lightwater Valley. Our day began with a friendly safety talk by Nicola, one of the Treetop Nets team. She gave us the low down on net etiquette (not the www kind!). When we had […]

Quirky, Fun and Fabulous Day Out at Stockeld Park

Quirky, Fun and Fabulous Day Out at Stockeld Park

We have only ever been to Stockeld Park at Christmas, so were pleased to be able to go during their Summer Adventure. We have been missing out, it was fabulous! Skating There is so much do! We started off with roller skating (this changes to […]

Half Term at Creepy Crawlies Soft Play, York

Half Term at Creepy Crawlies Soft Play, York

We braved a very busy Tuesday in Creepy Crawlies, this half term. It’s the biggest soft play centre in York.  It was, as would be expected, quite manic, but we managed to secure a parking space (they have an overspill car park) and a table which […]

Fraisthorpe, Best Family Friendly Beach?

Fraisthorpe, Best Family Friendly Beach?

As a family, we love our beach days. One of our favourite beaches in Yorkshire can be found at Fraisthorpe, near Bridlington. What makes it so special is that there is very little there other than the beach! In high summer there is sometimes a […]