Enjoying Waddesdon Imaginarium on New Years Eve

Enjoying Waddesdon Imaginarium on New Years Eve

Waddesdon Manor has been a regular haunt since we first joined the National Trust when my son was really small.  We live fairly close by and are often to be found enjoying the grounds and admiring the beautiful exterior of the house.  We’d had such a manic build up to… Continue reading »

Enjoying the seaside in December

Enjoying the seaside in December

It’s become a bit of a tradition for us to go away to celebrate my son’s birthday over the last few years. Each excursion has centred around a trip on a steam train, his passion.  Of course with a birthday in December we get to kill two birds with one… Continue reading »

Exploring Milton Keynes Illuminated Boat Festival #mkilluminatedboats

Exploring Milton Keynes Illuminated Boat Festival

Every so often something pops up on my Facebook feed that makes me stop and investigate further.  I’m always looking for something new to enjoy with my vehicle loving son and earlier in the month we spent a few hours Exploring Milton Keynes Illuminated Boat Festival. Organised by the Canal and… Continue reading »

Enjoying Christmas at Blenheim #ChristmasAtBlenheim

Enjoying Christmas at Blenheim

As regular readers will know, we’ve been going to Blenheim Palace ever since my son was a baby.  It’s gone from being a weekly NCT meet up point, to somewhere to run around and let off steam at the weekends and during school holidays.  It holds a very special place… Continue reading »

Exploring the River and Rowing Museum

Exploring the River and Rowing Museum

Back in the summer we spent some time exploring the River and Rowing Museum in Henley-on-Thames.  It’s somewhere I’d heard lots of good things about and had been on our to do list for ages.  We had a free day, and I decided we’d head down to Henley nice and early… Continue reading »

Exploring West Midland Safari Park

Exploring West Midland Safari Park

We were looking for fun things to do during half term recently and decided we’d spend a day exploring West Midland Safari Park.  We’d last visited when my nearly 8 year old son was only a few years old so he really didn’t remember it.  I promised him he’d get… Continue reading »