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Author: Nikki

Why a Van Might Be Better Than a Car for Long-Distance Travel

Why a Van Might Be Better Than a Car for Long-Distance Travel

If you travel a lot you might be used to long hours behind the wheel of your car. That’s fine if you’re travelling for work and it’s just you in the car, but if you regularly take your family on long-distance road trips a van […]

Play it VR – Virtual Reality Games in York – Review

Play it VR – Virtual Reality Games in York – Review

Play it VR, Virtual Reality Games in York, Review – We visited Play it VR in Acomb in York last week and it was so much fun!  For those of you who haven’t been, there are 6 virtual reality stations.  You can play games on […]

50 Family Days Out in Yorkshire with the Kids!

50 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 I […]

Mother’s Day Gift Guide – What to Buy for Your Mum!

Mother’s Day Gift Guide – What to Buy for Your Mum!

I know it might be a bit more of an unusual one this year, but it’s still important to celebrate and make your mum feel special this mother’s day.  Here are lots of lovely gift ideas to make her day extra special!   Mary Berry […]

Saving money for a family holiday

Saving money for a family holiday

An annual holiday can be a much-needed break from the usual routine and is the high point of the year for many families. But some families can’t always afford to get away for any length of time together. Even if you stay in the UK […]

5 must have items to have in your garden

5 must have items to have in your garden

The rain has been torrential, so it feels almost laughable to talk about summer. However, spring is almost upon us, and those jobs you’ve been planning to get your home ready are hanging over you. Get ahead of the game by preparing your outdoor space […]

The Old House Steak Restaurant in York – Review

The Old House Steak Restaurant in York – Review

The Old House Restaurant in York, Review – This week I visited one of York’s newest restaurants – The Old House on Low Petergate.  It’s from the people behind the very popular and award winning, ‘Shoot the Bull’ restaurant in Hull.  The building itself is […]

Why Campbells Caravans are good for Travelling with kids

Why Campbells Caravans are good for Travelling with kids

We have recently been looking at caravans on the Bailey website featuring Campbells Caravan in Preston.  It’s a whole new world with some simply amazing and modern caravans!  I love the Bailey exclusive Senator range based on the Bailey Phoenix. Campbells also stocks brands such […]

Fantastic Restaurants in Beverley, East Yorkshire

Fantastic Restaurants in Beverley, East Yorkshire

Fantastic Restaurants in Beverley – Beverley has some wonderful restaurants, encompassing lots of different styles and nationalities.  I haven’t visited them all (yet) but have included the ones I have visited (and all of which I love!). Sumo Pan Asian Restaurant in Beverley Sumo Flemingate, […]

Billesley Manor Hotel Review in Stratford-upon-Avon

Billesley Manor Hotel Review in Stratford-upon-Avon

I’ve been hankering after visiting Stratford-upon-Avon for a while so was really pleased when we got the opportunity to stay at Billesley Manor Hotel and Spa.  It was dark when we arrived at the hotel, but I think this might be the best time to […]