We had so much fun at Sizergh Castle on Saturday doing some of the 50 things to do before you are 11 3/4 that we went back to do more today! This time we roped in the grandparents as we hoped to try out geocaching. The car park was a lot busier ...―
Sponsored post: ∙ We were lucky last Sunday to be invited to join 14 other blogging families for a Blogs Up North trip to the Legoland Discovery Centre in the Trafford Centre, Manchester. We were given free entry into the centre which I ...―
Michelle is back from her break so please pop over to her blog to say hi! Here are the things that have been making me cheerful this week: ∙ 1) School Holidays ∙ We have had another week off school together. Its been lovely if chilly ...―
We haven't managed a trip up to Whinlatter since the autumn as my car and winter roads aren't a good combination. Today was finally a chance to get up there as the snow has old cleared from the roads and its warm enough not to be icy. The children...―
We discovered Fell Foot on the shores of Windermere not long after moving up here. It's a great way to use our National Trust membership as we can park all day for nothing! Today we were meeting up with 2 other families so headed off to get there...―
As a child we did lots of hiking as it was a) cheap b) fun c) something we all enjoyed (well maybe not getting soaked on Eskdale moor!). Now I live up in one of the most popular walking areas I want to get my children up on the fells and get ...―
On Wednesday my mum bribed us with promise of a pub lunch to get up early and join her Ramblers group on a 6 mile hike. We weren't too enthusiastic about leaving the house at 8:45 but once we met up at the start the children were a bit more...―
I've posted before about a family day out to Chessington World of Adventures, which was roughly a year ago, and the children have wanted to go back ever since, but when the new Zufari ride started to be advertised, the children all of us wanted to ...―
As a family we have been doing the National Trust Easter Egg Trail for about 4 years firstly at Bodiam Castle and now at Sizergh Castle. I like the fact the trails take you all over the property hunting for clues and the children love the egg at ...―
Like many parents I a) have less time to exercise in school holidays and b) worry that my children don't get enough exercise when not in school. So over the start of the holidays I've tried to combine getting/staying fit with some family fun....―
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What I love most about Spring is the range of weather. You can leave in the morning with a ...
I read a great article breaking down the recent Google I/O developers conference and what ...