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Ideas for days out in winter months

By Kirsty / December 14, 2017

Once it gets to winter there’s often the temptation to hibernate indoors, perhaps with a dvd and hot chocolate!  If your kids start to bounce off the walls at too much time indoors though you might want to consider adding in a few ideas for days out in the winter months.  I’ve divided these ideas […]


Children’s farms – a great day out!

By Kirsty / August 2, 2016

If you’re stuck for something to do with your kids then why not visit a farm!  Children’s farms are all around the country these days and are a great way to get up close to some animals that you might not necessarily see. What can you see at a children’s farm? Depending on the set […]


Great days out – go on a boat trip

By Kirsty / August 23, 2012

Ok, this one is unlikely to be a free day out, but it’s an enjoyable way to get some fresh sea air, or maybe just country air 😉 Often when we’re on holiday we like to do a boat trip somewhere, I love being by the sea and going on it and it’s a great […]


Let’s Go Geocaching

By Kirsty / August 2, 2012

We’re searching through the undergrowth and I keep glancing furtively around to see if anyone’s watching.  All of a sudden I hear ‘got it!!’ and my DS holds a plastic box aloft with the biggest grin imagineable across his face. This is what’s known as geocaching – have you ever given it a try? So […]


Great days out – Nature reserves

By Kirsty / July 22, 2012

So the summer holidays have arrived and the the scramble is on for ideas for great days out.  The problem with this is that sometimes it can get incredibly expensive.  So, allow me to make a suggestion – visit a nature reserve! There are many nature reserves in the UK, and they can vary from […]