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Author: Nikki

The Crown Spa Hotel in Scarborough – Review

The Crown Spa Hotel in Scarborough – Review

The Crown Spa Hotel in Scarborough Review – Our first impressions of The Crown Spa Hotel in Scarborough were very positive, it’s a beautiful big white wedding cake of a building and the views of the sea are amazing.  The Crown Spa Hotel in Scarborough […]

How to choose a destination for your next family trip

How to choose a destination for your next family trip

Sometimes it’s easy to know where you plan to take a trip to next, it’s somewhere you have been before, or you have heard great things about it.  But – how do you decide on where to go if you are looking for somewhere new?  […]

Bassa Maina Villas and Suites in the Peloponnese, Greece

Bassa Maina Villas and Suites in the Peloponnese, Greece

Bassa Maina Villas and Suites –Greece’s southern Peloponnese is better than ever with Bassa Maina Villas and Suites – a 4* boutique hotel tucked into the rolling countryside ofMani. From its rugged mountain surrounds to the exceptional services and amenities, here’s why everybody loves it […]

Sodastream Spirit Review – Eco-Friendly Fizzy Drinks!

Sodastream Spirit Review – Eco-Friendly Fizzy Drinks!

I never had a Sodastream as a child but always wanted one.  More recently Mr Wonders has been talking about getting one for a more planet friendly reason based on how many fizzy water plastic bottles we have been recycling of late.  According to Sodastream […]

Jump into Spring Patterns at Fashion World

Jump into Spring Patterns at Fashion World

Every so often I get invited to try new things and then write about them.  This month I was invited to sample some of the lovely clothes that can be found at Fashion World.  I ordered some lovely new tops from Joe Browns as I […]

Club Tropicana The Musical – Grand Opera House, York

Club Tropicana The Musical – Grand Opera House, York

Club Tropicana The Musical is on at The Grand Opera House, York from Monday the 18th to Saturday the 23rd of March 2019.  We went to see it last night and it was brilliant!  Set in the 80’s in a hotel in Spain, a bride […]

Things to do with the Kids at Easter in Yorkshire 2019

Things to do with the Kids at Easter in Yorkshire 2019

Are you looking for inspiration for what to do with the kids over Easter in Yorkshire?  Read on!  Let me know if there are any more activities that deserve a mention! Mother Shipton’s Monday 1st April to Sunday 28th April, open 10am to 5.30pm (last […]

*Giveaway* Perfect Present Ideas for Mother’s Day

*Giveaway* Perfect Present Ideas for Mother’s Day

It’s Mother’s Day at the end of this month (it’s the 31st of March if you are wondering!).  The clocks go forward that day too so we lose an hour of sleep, which I think it a bit of a cruel irony for those with […]

Home at last – 5 things to do after travelling before you hit the sofa

Home at last – 5 things to do after travelling before you hit the sofa

Whether you’ve been travelling alone, with friends, your partner or your whole family there comes a point during your journey back home where you just cannot wait to sit on your own sofa with a nice cup of tea. The feeling is probably intensified when […]

How to save money on transportation costs on family holidays

How to save money on transportation costs on family holidays

This week’s post is all about how to save money on transportation which is often the biggest cost when planning a holiday.  Here are some fantastic tips from fellow family travel bloggers from all over the world and how they save money on travel costs. […]