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28 Magical Christmas Events in Yorkshire 2020

28 Magical Christmas Events in Yorkshire 2020

Christmas events Yorkshire – well, what a year 2020 has been!  I think we are all looking forward to Christmas this year.  I’m updating this post as soon as event details are released, and hopefully things will be more back to normal!  Some places have […]

Castle Howard Christmas 2020 – Wish Upon a Frozen Star

Castle Howard Christmas 2020 – Wish Upon a Frozen Star

Christmas at Castle Howard – for us, Christmas would not be Christmas without a trip to Castle Howard and this year, being the unusual one it is, they have stepped up to the challenge with an outdoor illuminated Christmas trail Bolder and brighter than ever, […]

Back to School Gift Guide for 2020

Back to School Gift Guide for 2020

Well, it’s been a funny old year hasn’t it? Miss H managed the last four weeks of school before the summer holidays, but Master T has not been to his secondary school since March. So this year’s ‘Back to School’ post feels a little strange! […]

55+ Family Days Out in Yorkshire with the Kids!

55+ Family Days Out in Yorkshire with the Kids!

Family days out in Yorkshire – I am lucky to live in a fantastic place where there are so many fabulous family days out in Yorkshire to enjoy with the kids!  Have a look at the list of the days of with kids below that […]

Places in York Taking Part in Eat Out to Help Out

Places in York Taking Part in Eat Out to Help Out

Eat Out to Help Out in York – the basic premise is that you will receive a 50% discount, up to a maximum of £10 per person, per visit on all food and non-alcoholic drinks. Every Monday-Wednesday throughout August!  Do check individual websites for details […]

Glamping Yorkshire – 10 Quirky Places to Stay with Detailed Reviews!

Glamping Yorkshire – 10 Quirky Places to Stay with Detailed Reviews!

Glamping Yorkshire – there are some fantastic places for glamping in Yorkshire.  You can choose to stay in log cabins, geodomes, Hobbit hides, safari lodges or gypsy caravans.  From luxury glamping with hot tubs to more rustic yurt holidays. So many places to treat yourself […]

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!   […]

13 Child and Family Friendly Restaurants in York 2020

13 Child and Family Friendly Restaurants in York 2020

Child friendly York restaurants – Are you looking for a family friendly restaurant in and around York? Here are some of our favourites and some that come recommended by other local York families with children.   Dyls Cafe and Bar Dyls is a contemporary café & […]

Fraisthorpe Beach Info and a Cowshed Beach Cafe Review

Fraisthorpe Beach Info and a Cowshed Beach Cafe Review

Fraisthorpe 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 and the cafe! In […]

Filey Brigg – Great for Rockpooling with the Kids

Filey Brigg – Great for Rockpooling with the Kids

Filey Brigg – Recently 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 […]