Revisiting Beale Park

Revisiting Beale Park

Time flies by and no matter how good my intentions are to revisit places, sometimes it just doesn’t happen quite as quickly as I’d envisaged.  We were trying to arrange a meet up with my oldest friend, godmum to my son, and she suggested somewhere she’d found on the internet.  It was somewhere we’d been […]

Snowdrop Spotting at Welford Park

Snowdrop Spotting at Welford Park

I’ve been joining in with the Country Kids linky over with Coombe Mill for over 3 and half years now.  I love seeing where other people have visited both at home and abroad.  It’s also a great place to get inspiration for future visits and nature ideas I can use at home with Monkey.  Last […]

Bucklebury Farm Park

Bucklebury Farm Park #CountryKids

I’m taking you back to warm sunny, summer days today, my summer of fun post this week takes us to Bucklebury Farm Park, near to Reading in Berkshire. The village of Bucklebury has become famous the world over for being the home of the Duchess of Cambridge, but my family were there first!  I love family […]

Nature Discovery Centre at Thatcham

Nature Discovery Centre at Thatcham #CountryKids

We were meeting up with Monkey’s godmum and her daughter at the beginning of the month and we try to find somewhere new to explore each time we get together.  They live in Wiltshire, so we’re always on the lookout for somewhere that’s easy for both of us to reach.  She suggested the Nature Discovery […]

Beale Park

Beale Park – a day out

Last Wednesday was a lovely sunny day, so I had high hopes for the same on the Thursday.  We were going on a trip to Beale Park, near Reading organised by our local Children’s Centre.  I’d looked on their website on the Wednesday evening and noticed that they had a lovely paddling pool – right […]

Legoland windsor

We won a trip to Legoland – a nice Easter present

I was so thrilled when we won a trip to Legoland Windsor to see a screening of the all new LEGO® Hero Factory Brain Attack – thanks to a competition hosted by ChelseaMamma.  I’d been to Legoland years ago with my Mum not long after it opened, so was looking forward to showing Monkey and Daddy […]