Counting Down The Days To Camp Bestival

One experience we really enjoy in the summer as a family is going to festivals and we are delighted to be collaborating with Contact Numbers UK who are joining us in our love of this British tradition with their #FestivalFever campaign.  We are literally counting down the days until Camp Bestival weekend from 27th July to 30th July as it’s our first…

Reviewed! Visiting The Tower of London #FamilyTravel #TTOT

After arriving in London for the weekend, we headed straight towards the Tower of London on the underground.  It was a great place to start our weekend itinerary and it was actually a first for the whole family.  As we came out of Tower Hill Tube Station we were greeted with a view of the historic Royal building and it really made…

Family Dining at Cosmo Restaurant Nottingham

When thinking about where to take the kids to eat, I am a huge fan of buffet style restaurants with good quality food and a wide selection of dishes.  We were recently invited to Cosmo Restaurant in Nottingham to try out their 5 star approach to the all you can eat buffet, and it definitely sounded right up our street.…

The Ultimate Guide For Moving To A New Job

Are you going to be moving soon as you’ve recently been picked up a new job? Firstly, congratulations, that’s awesome news!  It’s sounds like there are exciting times ahead.  There’s a lot to sort out though, so lets see if we can’t help things run smoothly for you to make the most of this big life change. If you’re really…

Butlins Holiday Part 2: What’s On For Kids

When our holiday to Butlins was confirmed the first thing I looked up on their website was what’s on for kids?  When I saw the shows and activities on offer I knew that our two little girls would love every minute of our holiday there.  Daddy and I were also looking forward to having them be entertained all day, as we have…

Butlins Holiday Part 1: West Lakes Village Chalet Review

We were lucky enough to be invited to Butlins Holiday Park in Minehead for the Easter Bank Holiday.  It was perfect timing as not only did we get a long weekend away together, but it was also my birthday.  We were really ready for a family holiday.  Daddy had been working so hard and Princess was feeling very fragile after…

Shimmer and Shine Dress Up Trunk Review

Shimmer and Shine is the latest cartoon to have captured my daughters imagination.  It’s a rather charming animated series that followers the story of twin sisters, Shimmer and Shine, who happen to be of the genie persuasion.  Throw sparkle and magic together and you have the perfect combination for it’s young audience. The girls were lucky enough to be the sent…

Postcards From Berlin: What I Did In 24 Hours

Until recently Berlin hadn’t been a city I’d really thought about visiting.  I was lucky enough to be invited to the city by the Chamäleon Theatre, who were keen to showcase what Berlin had to offer as well as their latest show, Scotch and Soda.  My whirlwind tour of city definitely changed my opinion of Berlin as a city break destination.  It…

Day 4: What Is The Blue Lagoon In Iceland Like?

Before we left for Iceland, we had agreed that we needed to plan out every aspect of our trip, including visiting the Blue Lagoon.  We were only in the country for 4 days, and we were keen to make the most of it.  I had an itinerary all mapped out, but if you have been following my trip I changed…