Bluebell spotting in Dockey Wood

Bluebell spotting in Dockey Woods

We’ve been so busy lately I was worried that the bluebells would be over before we got a chance to see them.  After our snow-covered trip to the Ashridge Estate, I’d been recommended to return at this time of year, and a little googling gave me the prime location to… Continue reading »

Enjoying the World of Dinosaurs and more at Paradise Wildlife Park

Enjoying the World of Dinosaurs and more at Paradise Wildlife Park

At the weekend we spent Easter Sunday enjoying the World of Dinosaurs and more at Paradise Wildlife Park and we ended up looking for a very different kind of egg than on a normal Easter Egg hunt! Paradise Wildlife Park is based in Broxbourne, Hertfordshire and their new World of… Continue reading »

Exploring the Ashridge Estate for the first time

Exploring the Ashridge Estate for the first time

I’m not one for driving in the snow, so my son and I hadn’t wondered far from home on his snow day and last Saturday.  We were both in need of some fresh air and as Daddy P was around with his 4 wheel drive, we knew we could safely… Continue reading »

The B&W Photography Project Week 15 #bwphotoproject

The B&W Photography Project Week 15

The B&W Photography Project Week 15 with PODCast, and today I’m going back nearly a year to our review trip to The Grove Hotel in Hertfordshire.  I am fascinated with glass normally anyway, so the grounds were heaven for me, with their glass art installations.  I fell in love with this one. I… Continue reading »

LolliBop 2014 – event giveaway

LolliBop 2014

We have a great giveaway for you today, especially if you are fans of Thomas & Friends! For the first time, Thomas & Friends will be appearing at LolliBop 2014. What is LolliBop 2014?  It’s a family themed festival aimed specifically at children under the age of 10, and it’s… Continue reading »