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Children’s Party Venue

Climbing Birthday Party at Rock Up Hull Review

Climbing Birthday Party at Rock Up Hull Review

Climbing Birthday Party at Rock Up Hull – Master T turned 12 recently and requested a climbing party at Rock Up in Hull. He went there for a year 6 school trip and really enjoyed it and wanted to go again. It’s in St Stephen’s […]

Best Places for Children’s Parties in York and Yorkshire

Best Places for Children’s Parties in York and Yorkshire

Children’s Parties York and Yorkshire.  Are you looking for birthday party venues for where to have your next kids’ party in and around York?  I’ve put a list together with lots of great ideas.  Some party venues you might know about already and some that […]

Children’s Chocolate Workshop by Butterflies Chocolates

Children’s Chocolate Workshop by Butterflies Chocolates

Children’s Chocolate Workshop by Butterflies Chocolates – Over the summer holiday we went along to a children’s chocolate workshop in Wilberfoss run by Butterflies Chocolates of Pocklingon.  As well as workshops they do children’s birthday parties which follow a similar format (worth knowing!). The session […]

Inflata Nation Beverley, Yorkshire – Review and Video!

Inflata Nation Beverley, Yorkshire – Review and Video!

Inflata Nation Beverley Review – We recently visited Inflata Nation at the Flemingate Shopping Centre in Beverley.  It was only its second day of being open.  If you have not yet heard about it, it’s an ‘inflatable theme park’ – think a trampoline park but […]

Outdoor Baking with the Woodland Adventure Company

Outdoor Baking with the Woodland Adventure Company

We first came across the Woodland Adventure Company several years ago when we were invited to a birthday party hosted by them. Adam was great with the kids and it was a fabulous mix of magic (tiny bells on a hidden string tinkling throughout the […]

Laser Maze, 4D Golf and Soft Play – a day out at Xscape Castleford

Laser Maze, 4D Golf and Soft Play – a day out at Xscape Castleford

We spent a lovely day at Xscape this last weekend. There really is lots to do from soft play, crazy golf, cinema, climbing and even skiing. We had a full day out there and managed The Raid, 4D Golf and Soft Play as well as […]

JJ’s Dairy Bar – New Ice Cream Bar in Pocklington

JJ’s Dairy Bar – New Ice Cream Bar in Pocklington

In my younger days I worked in an ice cream parlour in California. There are not many Yorkshire lasses that can say that! It was in San Jose (like the ‘do you know the way?’ song). I love ice cream, so it was a dream […]

Ride Your Own Unicorn! Pony Parties at Burnby Equestrian, nr York

Ride Your Own Unicorn! Pony Parties at Burnby Equestrian, nr York

Birthday parties are hard work! We have got to the grand ages of seven and almost nine so have tried a few variations (some have been harder work than others!) Ride your own Unicorn My daughter loves unicorns, and when we were looking for a […]

Toys, Prisons and High Jinks at Castle Museum York

Toys, Prisons and High Jinks at Castle Museum York

It’s been many years since I have been to the York Castle Museum, so I was glad to return recently and take my children. Hubby was not so keen and it took a bit of persuasion that it would be a good idea. I think […]

Energi Trampoline Park York – Active Kids!

Energi Trampoline Park York – Active Kids!

Yesterday we visited Energi Trampoline Park for the first time. It’s an amazing place, and the kids were very excited to visit. It’s in a huge building and it’s full of both trampolines on the floor and at bounce-able angles against the wall. [singlepic id=199 […]