The Fox Inn at Boars Hill – review and family meal giveaway

The Fox Inn at Boars Hill

With it being half term and Daddy P’s birthday on Tuesday we decided to celebrate by having a meal out at The Fox Inn at Boars Hill.  Situated some six miles south of Oxford City Centre on the outskirts of Boars Hill village the pub dates back to the 1930’s. There’s… Continue reading »

John Lewis is set to open in Oxford

John Lewis is set to open in Oxford

If you’ve been into the centre of Oxford over the last year you can’t help but have noticed that the shopping area around the old Westgate Centre is being redeveloped.  As part of this project John Lewis is set to open in Oxford on 24th October and I was recently invited… Continue reading »

Family fun at Blenheim Palace

Family fun at Blenheim Palace

If you’ve been reading the blog over the four and half years it’s been running you will have come to know that there are a few places that are really close to our hearts.  We’ve been having family fun at Blenheim Palace since my son was three months old, meeting my… Continue reading »

Franco Manca Oxford #francomanca

Franco Manca Oxford

It’s the worst kept secret in the world that I have a pizza addict in my 7 year old son.  I swear he would eat pizza every day given half a chance. Please tell me I’m not alone in this.  I keep telling him that one day I’ll take him… Continue reading »

Walking the blue line #CountryKids

Walking the blue line

I’m always grateful that my son is a good walker.  Yes, he might moan a bit from time to time, but generally he will walk miles without complaint.  But walking is something we normally do away from home, we tend not to explore our local area on foot.  Recently there’s… Continue reading »

Family fun at Flywheel Festival

Family fun at Flywheel Festival

Two years ago whilst I was in the midst of the Britmums blogging conference, Monkey and his Dad went to a new local event.  They loved it and Monkey raved about it for months afterwards, telling me I had to go the next year.  So I did, and yes, they… Continue reading »