Exploring Legoland Windsor with 365 Tickets

Exploring Legoland Windsor with 365 Tickets

With back to school approaching fast I wanted to treat my son to one last day out before the reality of Year Four began.  Money is tight and I’m always on the look out for a good deal that will offer us a good day out for a reasonable price. … Continue reading »

Bug hunting on Headley Heath

Bug hunting on Headley Heath

If you’ve read the blog for any length you will know that my Dad (Guru Gramps) is a keen amateur entomologist who has shared that love with both my son and I.  I’m so grateful for the love of nature he’s instilled into me and that I can now pass… Continue reading »

Christopher Robin is released today

Christopher Robin is released today

We recently enjoyed a magical afternoon having afternoon tea at Claridge’s with a very important bear.  Winnie the Pooh no less.  Christopher Robin is released today in cinemas across the country and we were treated a reading from the film adaptation book by Jim Cummings, AKA the voice of Pooh… Continue reading »

Having fun at Countryfile Live

Having fun at Countryfile Live

It was baking hot last weekend wasn’t it and we had a full day planned having fun at Countryfile Live, which was once again being held in the grounds of Blenheim Palace.  We packed our water bottles, slapped on the sun cream and headed off to one of our favourite annual… Continue reading »

Exploring Chimpanzee Eden and beyond at Twycross Zoo

Exploring Chimpanzee Eden and beyond at Twycross Zoo

On Sunday we dug out our waterproofs, dusted off our boots and headed up the motorway in the pouring rain.  Having barely seen a cloud for two months, the change in the weather was a bit of a shock.  Would the animals come out to play as we spent a… Continue reading »

Enjoying Waddesdon Manor and the Manor Restaurant

Enjoying Waddesdon Manor and the Manor Restaurant

The weather was glorious again on Sunday and we were all set to grab some fresh air at one of our favourite places and I knew I wouldn’t have to come home and do the cooking afterwards.  Result!  We spent some time enjoying Waddesdon Manor and the Manor Restaurant. Waddesdon Manor… Continue reading »