Month: January 2017

The Caves of Diros – Places to take the Kids in the Peloponnese, Greece

The Caves of Diros – Places to take the Kids in the Peloponnese, Greece

The Peloponnese region of Greece is truly stunning, with many historic and beautiful places to visit. If you are in the area and fancy something different, then do consider the Caves of Diros (also known as Pyrgos Dirou) for a great family day out with […]

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!   […]

Drusillas Park and Zoo – East Sussex – a Review

Drusillas Park and Zoo – East Sussex – a Review

Zoe from Juggling on Roller Skates has kindly written about Drusillas Park in East Sussex for us.   Drusilla’s Park is described as more than just a zoo….and it really is! Set in the beautiful Sussex countryside and shadowed by the Sussex Downs Drusilla’s is […]

A Steam Train Ride on the Watercress Line, Hampshire

A Steam Train Ride on the Watercress Line, Hampshire

Eleanor from Savings 4 Savvy Mums has kindly written about The Watercress Line steam railway for us. I have a toddler (2 years and 10 months) and a baby (3 months) and trying to find somewhere appropriate to take both of them and a husband for a day out is becoming […]

York Restaurants – Family Friendly Restaurants in York

York Restaurants – Family Friendly Restaurants in York

York Restaurants – Looking for a family friendly restaurant in the centre of York? Here are some of our favourites and some that come recommended by other local families with children.  Also, have a look at our list of Italian restaurants in York? Oscar’s Restaurant York […]

A Family Day Out at Dunster Castle, Somerset

A Family Day Out at Dunster Castle, Somerset

Emma Reed has kindly written about Dunster Castle in Somerset for us. This New Year we decided to forget sitting at home and watching the telly (cursing those who woke our son at midnight with fireworks) and chose to take a weekend trip to Exmoor to enjoy […]

Trying the Freakshakes at 88 Walmgate in York

Trying the Freakshakes at 88 Walmgate in York

We are always keen to try new family friendly restaurants in York so were really pleased to be invited to dine at 88 Walmgate. Atmosphere It’s a bright, modern restaurant, and was a lovely snug haven on a dark, wet January evening. It was early […]

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 […]