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Sledging at Snozone, Castleford and Lunch in the Alpine Cafe – Review

Sledging at Snozone, Castleford and Lunch in the Alpine Cafe – Review

Over half term we had a great day out at Snozone in Xscape at Castleford. We tried one of their fabulous sledging sessions. At the moment they have a special summer offer on for just £4.99 each! Make sure you wrap up warm as it’s […]

Splash Landings Waterpark and Alton Towers Review

Splash Landings Waterpark and Alton Towers Review

Splash Landings Waterpark and Alton Towers Review – We recently had a lovely short break at the Alton Towers resort trying out their new Stargazing Pods.  We had some time on our first day there so we decided to go into the Splash Landings Waterpark.  […]

Gift ideas for when your children celebrate a milestone birthday

Gift ideas for when your children celebrate a milestone birthday

Birthdays come and go, but only a few stand out in one’s lifetime. These typically involve the milestone celebrations, such as the occasions when your child turns 18 or 21. Gifts can be highly important for these birthdays, as you are acknowledging your child becoming […]

Stargazing Pods Review and The Crooked Spoon at Alton Towers

Stargazing Pods Review and The Crooked Spoon at Alton Towers

Stargazing Pods Review and The Crooked Spoon at Alton Towers – Over half term we visited the Alton Towers resort and stayed in their Stargazing Pods.  Brand new for 2019 they are the latest addition to Alton Towers accomodation, and the most budget friendly way […]

What’s On over May Half Term in Yorkshire 2019?

What’s On over May Half Term in Yorkshire 2019?

Looking for ideas for things to do in Yorkshire with kids over May half-term 2019?  Here’s a round-up of local family events and activities.  Do also have a look at my big post too: 30+ Fantastic Family Days Out in Yorkshire with the Kids For […]

What to bring on your first 4 berth caravan trip

What to bring on your first 4 berth caravan trip

As a child we had a large, family sized 4 berth caravan  and kept it in the corner of a friend’s field who owned a pub near Hornsea. This was heaven for my parents and as kids we loved it too. There are all sorts of […]

My family and our online life!

My family and our online life!

Now, it would be true to say that we are big techy family.  Both Mr Wonders and I worked in IT before having the children and have always loved anything tech related.  The kids are the same and love their tablets.  They use them to […]

Rough Crossing  – Leeds Grand Theatre

Rough Crossing – Leeds Grand Theatre

Next week we are embarking on a mini cruise to Bruges, what better way to prepare than hopping aboard the SS Italian Castle at Leeds Grand Theatre for a peek at Rough Crossing? Having not seen Rough Crossing before but being intrigued by the synopsis, […]

Make the most of Your Sightseeing and Activities Time

Make the most of Your Sightseeing and Activities Time

Check out these excellent tip from other great family travel bloggers on getting the best from  your trips regarding sightseeing and activities. Full Time Field Trip Sometimes we plan our whole vacation based on the things we want to see and the activities we want […]

How to choose accommodation for your next family trip

How to choose accommodation for your next family trip

Have a look at these great tips from other family travel bloggers on how to choose accommodation fro your next family trip. Full Time Field Trip These days there are a variety of accommodations for family vacations. But at some point, you’ll probably have to […]