Exploring Rosliston Forestry Centre

Exploring Rosliston Forestry Centre

Monkey and I were staying with my best friend in Derbyshire for a couple of days last month and I she’d suggested a couple of places we could visit.  One hit the mark immediately and off we went for a day out exploring Rosliston Forestry Centre on the outskirts of Swadlincote… Continue reading »

Family Travel Show – giveaway

The Family Travel Show

Today I have something a little different for you – I’m offering 5 pairs of tickets (children aged 16 and under have free entry) to visit the brand new Family Travel Show. The Family Travel Show runs from 31st October to 1st November and will be held at Olympia in London…. Continue reading »

Exploring Kew Gardens #CountryKids

Exploring Kew Gardens

A few months ago we got treated to a day out as part of the Stamptastic Brand Ambassador programme.  We couldn’t have asked for better weather for a day out exploring Kew Gardens.  I hadn’t been to Kew Gardens, near Richmond since I was a child, and really couldn’t remember… Continue reading »

Novotel York Centre Hotel

Novotel York Centre Hotel

6 years ago Daddy P and I stayed in York for a long weekend.  It was a little honeymoon and celebration that I’d finished work before our baby was due to arrive.  We’d walked past the Novotel York Centre hotel a number of times during our stay and had both… Continue reading »

Hilton Leicester Hotel #StayPlayExplore

Hilton Leicester Hotel

As part of our recent #Stay Play Explore package Monkey and I got to stay at the 4 star Hilton Leicester Hotel. The Hilton Leicester Hotel is close to the M69 and junction 21 of the M1. It took me about 30 minutes to reach the hotel from Twycross Zoo on a… Continue reading »

Going on an adventure in a Smart ForFour

Going on an adventure in a Smart ForFour

I may be a fan of Formula One and fast sports cars but in reality I’m never going to own one myself.  I’m way too practical for that!  Monkey and I have been going on an adventure in a Smart ForFour recently, and I was pleasantly surprised by the experience. Monkey and I… Continue reading »