Enjoying Christmas at Marwell Zoo #ChristmasAtMarwell

Enjoying Christmas at Marwell Zoo

My son turns 8 in a couple of weeks and so this time of year is extra magical for us.  He’s still very much a believer in Father Christmas and we are counting down the days until Berry the Elf comes to stay again on 1st December  .On Sunday we… Continue reading »

Enjoying Marwell Zoo and the Great Bricks Safari

Enjoying Marwell Zoo and the Great Bricks Safari

Have you ever visited somewhere and wondered how on earth you’ve never been there before?  I’ve seen signs for Marwell Zoo so many times but always when we’ve been on the way to somewhere else, and have never had the time to stop.  Finally I put that to rights, and… Continue reading »

Spending a birthday at Mottisfont

Spending a birthday at Mottisfont

As a child I loved it when my birthday fell within the school Easter holidays. Now it’s nice when I can get to share my day with Monkey.  This year I’d decided to treat us both to an overnight stay in Bournemouth, so I could wake up on my last 40… Continue reading »

The Vyne #CountryKids

The Vyne

Over the last couple of years I’ve become friends with Tina at The Soup Dragons Says and we were lucky enough to stay with them last summer when we both went to an event at Butlins with our boys. Sadly we don’t live close enough to each other to meet… Continue reading »