About the author


Kirsty is the mum of two kids and has spent the last 16 years on a quest to get them outside more, enjoying nature and the world around them.


Best family tents to suit all budgets – 2017

By Kirsty / January 11, 2017

To go alongside my post about camping with kids and tips you’ll want to remember I thought I’d do a post about the best family tents on the market now we’re getting into 2017.  It’s probably the biggest expense you’ll have when camping and if you choose right it should last you for quite a […]


Lascal Buggy Board Mini vs Maxi – which should you get?

By Kirsty / January 11, 2017

Imagine the scene above – you’ve gone out for a nice walk in the park with your toddler and new baby in a pushchair.  You’re relishing in getting some fresh air, the baby is sleeping and your toddler is having heaps of fun running around, spotting flowers, squirrels and bugs.  A perfect day?  It is […]


Best toy drones for kids in 2017

By Kirsty / January 10, 2017

Remote control toys are a great way to tempt older kids and teenagers out of their bedrooms and in to the great outdoors.  With it being a really popular toy and lots coming on the market, the best toy drones for kids might be hard to figure out. Drones, or quadcopters as they are sometimes known, […]


Best electric scooter for kids – 2017 review edition

By Kirsty / December 19, 2016

Zipping around on a little electric scooter is a lot of fun and if you have kids who sometimes get too tired to keep pushing along when you’re on a bit of a journey can also save a lot of tears!  Here’s my thoughts on choosing the best electric scooter for kids and you’ll see […]


Things to do in Winter with kids

By Kirsty / December 17, 2016

Getting outside with the kids in winter is one of those things that seem great in theory but it harder to pull of in real life!  You can imagine all being snug in winter jackets, scarves and hats and enjoying a crisp day but the hard part is getting moving so that you can enjoy […]


Best jogging stroller and all terrain pushchair in the UK for 2017

By Kirsty / December 5, 2016

Getting yourself outside is often a big issue let alone the kids when you have a baby so if you’re hoping to get active more or just enjoy the countryside, getting the best jogging stroller or all terrain pushchair is going to be a big help.  There’s nothing worse than struggling with your stroller when […]


Feber 12v Dareway review – outdoor fun for kids!

By Kirsty / December 2, 2016

Ride on toys are great tools to get kids outside more, and electric ride ons even more so.  One of the more popular toys around this Christmas is this segway type ride on toy – so here’s our Faber 12v Dareway review.  Is it worth buying? Feber 12v Dareway review So, what is this funny looking toy? […]


Vtech kidizoom action cam review

By Kirsty / September 16, 2016

One way to encourage your kids outside would be to get them making videos and taking pictures as they are out and about.  A GoPro is the adult equivalent but is probably a bit expensive for most kids use, so why not get something designed just for them?  Our Vtech Kidizoom Action Cam review will […]


Kids survival kit ideas for bushcraft mad children!

By Kirsty / September 11, 2016

If you have children who are interested in bushcraft then a kids survival kit is an excellent gift idea that will foster this hobby and also to help them be outside more. I’m going to assume that if you’re looking at these ideas then you know all about teaching your kids to use these things safely […]


Best water bottle for kids

By Kirsty / September 3, 2016

Staying hydrated when out and about is a must for us all, but especially for kids.  We’re forming good habits by getting them active and outside, so let’s keep that going by encouraging them to drink more!  One way of doing this is by having their own personal water bottle that they can either carry […]

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