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Yorkshire Wonders

Yorkshire Wonders

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Festive Christmas Ice Skating in Yorkshire 2018

Festive Christmas Ice Skating in Yorkshire 2018

Festive Christmas ice-skating in Yorkshire – there are few things more Christmassy that ice skating round a beautifully lit Christmas tree with Christmas tunes playing in the background and a promise of hot chocolate to come! Here is my list of ice skating venues in […]

5 winter activities that’ll keep the festive feel throughout the season

5 winter activities that’ll keep the festive feel throughout the season

The short damp days, uninviting outdoors and frightful weather that come with winter are only a few reasons why most dread this time of year. It’s seriously tempting to stay cooped up indoors with the kids during the cold season. But we know that toddlers […]

An Autumnal Day at the Alnwick Garden

An Autumnal Day at the Alnwick Garden

It was a lovely sunny autumnal day, the day we visited the Alnwick Garden. We began our day at the fountain, where there are lots of ride on tractors for the kids. My two (aged 9 and 11) declared themselves two big for the tractors […]

Give fab experience gifts this Christmas with Buyagift

Give fab experience gifts this Christmas with Buyagift

Sometimes it’s really hard to buy gifts for people because they pretty much have everything they need and if they don’t – they buy it!  That’s why I love sites like Buyagift, as you can buy people experiences rather than things!  Here are a few […]

Toy Advent Calendars 2018 – Ten of the Best!

Toy Advent Calendars 2018 – Ten of the Best!

Toy advent calendars 2018.  Here is our list of the best toy advent calendars in 2018.  This post may contain compensated links, please see my disclosure page. Lego City – Lego Advent Calendar 2018 Features 24 different items including buildings, vehicles, Seasonal items and minifigures. Celebrate christmas […]

Winter Wonders in Norfolk

Winter Wonders in Norfolk

With miles of unspoilt coastline, a network of rivers and lakes forming the famous Norfolk Broads and a rich history dating back to pre-Roman times, Norfolk is a wonderful place to visit during any time of the year. However, as the winter months approach and […]

21 Magical Christmas Events in Yorkshire 2018

21 Magical Christmas Events in Yorkshire 2018

Christmas events Yorkshire 2018 – Are you looking for events and things to do at Christmas in Yorkshire with the kids?  Have a look at our list of Christmas markets, Winter Wonderlands, attractions and Christmas festivals in York and the rest of Yorkshire.  I’ll add […]

Rockliffe Hall Review – Family Friendly Luxury Hotel

Rockliffe Hall Review – Family Friendly Luxury Hotel

Rockliffe Hall Review, a Luxury Hotel in County Durham – Rockliffe Hall is a beautiful family friendly country house hotel in County Durham.  It’s set in stunning grounds and has its own golf club and spa.  We visited last weekend with the children.  It was […]

Stoupa Holidays – a Family Beach Holiday in Stoupa Greece

Stoupa Holidays – a Family Beach Holiday in Stoupa Greece

Stoupa holidays – a family beach holiday in Stoupa Greece.  We visit Stoupa Greece every year and stay at Villa Serendipity, it’s a large village on the Mani Peninsula, in the Peloponnese. It’s part of mainland Greece, about three and a half hours South of […]

Nighthawk Review –  Ride On by Rollplay

Nighthawk Review – Ride On by Rollplay

Nighthawk Review – Ride On by Rollplay – This week saw great excitement in the Wonders household when this strange looking UFO landed – otherwise known as the Rollplay Nighthawk!  It’s a very sleek looking low-to-the-ground ride on for kids aged 6+.  It has a […]