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Author: Nikki

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.  Take a fun-packed trip back in time to the electric 80’s with the world premiere of Club Tropicana The Musical, a summer […]

5 Things to Remember Before you go on Holiday

5 Things to Remember Before you go on Holiday

Being a family travel blog it does mean that we try and get away on holiday as much as we can.  I have put together a list of five things to remember before you go on holiday. Packing I pack for myself and the kids.  […]

The Three Essentials for Family Travel

The Three Essentials for Family Travel

Whether it’s skiing, sunning or camping, holidays are often the perfect way to bring families closer together. Wherever we’re headed, knowing what to take can be challenging – and when we’re packing for a range of ages, it can be a nightmare! But if this […]

Why It’s Never Too Early to Start Planning the Family Holiday

Why It’s Never Too Early to Start Planning the Family Holiday

When you’re stuck at work and trudging through the daily grind, no doubt the matter of the next family holiday has poked into your mind. Here there could be an entire palette of ideas; where will you go? Who will you take? What time of […]

Planning our Kitchen Extension

Planning our Kitchen Extension

This spring we are planning an extension to our kitchen. It’s very long and quite narrow so we are extending to the side. This should hopefully create a nice wide kitchen as well as a new entrance and small utility room. I have been looking […]

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 […]

Flying Long Haul with Kids on Virgin Atlantic Airlines

Flying Long Haul with Kids on Virgin Atlantic Airlines

We recently flew long haul with the kids to Disney World with Virgin Atlantic from Manchester in the UK to Orlando in Florida.  We usually fly with Easyjet to Greece, so it was a real treat for us. Activity Pack As we went through the boarding gate, […]

Top 10 Places to Visit on a Trip to Denver, Colorado

Top 10 Places to Visit on a Trip to Denver, Colorado

The Top 10 Places to Visit on a Trip to Denver, Colorado was written by Heather Behrends of Made In A Pinch, a family lifestyle blog dedicated to helping parents bring family life from chaos to calm with practical tips and simple recipes. Heather lives […]

Glamping Yorkshire – 10 Quirky Places to Stay in Yorkshire

Glamping Yorkshire – 10 Quirky Places to Stay in Yorkshire

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 […]

Everything You Need To Know About Artificial Grass

Everything You Need To Know About Artificial Grass

If you have a natural lawn, you’ll know that maintaining it throughout the year can feel like a losing battle. It’s no surprise that busy families are increasingly turning to artificial grass products to give their gardens a much-needed refresh.  Leaps and bounds in technology […]