Exotic honeymoon destinations

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Whether you are planning a wedding and honeymoon or just fancy looking at some luxury holiday locations, here are a few I fancy… Thailand Thailand looks like such a stunning place to explore with Buddhist temples, exotic wildlife, tropical beaches and spectacular islands. As well as the fascinating history, unique culture and delectable food, there […] Read more…


Preparing for your holiday

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With school finished for Summer now, I’m sure plenty of you are going to be getting ready to go on your Summer holidays so here’s a little list to help you prepare x   Get your documents together If you can check in online, check in so it’s one less thing to do when you […] Read more…


Drive Safely, it’s in your hands

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How lovely is this weather?! We are having such a lovely summer and it’s the perfect time with summer holidays coming up to make the most of UK holiday hot spots, rather than going abroad. Before you set off though, make sure your car is road worthy.    Check the oil Using your dipstick, check […] Read more…


My time in India…Memories

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What seems like forever ago now, in 2005, I went to India. I actually spent my 19th birthday in a children’s home in Delhi. It was set up with an organisation where we were going to work in exchange of accommodation. When my partner and I (we were paired by the organisation) arrived, the organisation had […] Read more…


Hidden gems of Gran Canaria

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I am loving the sunshine now it has fully arrived and hopefully it is here to stay. We have booked a holiday to France next month and it will be the first time we have been abroad with Lucas since we went to Fuerteventura which was before he turned one! D and I did have […] Read more…


6 Tips for travelling abroad with kids this summer

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This guest post was written by Sam Ozer, a writer who runs the quirky family travel blog, Growing Up Two. Sam is a British mum living in Oludeniz, Turkey with her husband and young twin boys. Take a look at her blog for a humorous take on family travel, Turkish recipes, and rambles on raising […] Read more…


Low Wood Bay, Windermere review

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Low Wood Bay, Windermere review Lucas is sat in the super king bed covered with white bedding and wearing a blue pj top

On Sunday we went up to the Lake District stayed in Low Wood Bay in Windermere.     Low Wood Bay is an absolutely stunning 4 star hotel that sits on the shore of the beautiful Lake Windermere between Windermere and Ambleside.  We booked for the Sunday Saver deal which included dinner, bed and breakfast. […] Read more…


VonHaus camping folding cart review

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VonHaus camping folding cart review. You can see the full side of the cart, it is grey with black steel frame and orange wheels/ Lucas is sat in the cart and you can see a field and tree in the background

You really wouldn’t know it looking at the weather but festival season is just around the corner. We have been invited* to Geronimo and Down By The Riverside festivals this year which I can’t wait to go to.   View this post on Instagram It’s been absolutely freezing today but that didn’t stop Lucas from wanting […] Read more…


Planning a family friendly UK road trip

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Planning a family friendly UK road trip #travel

With the Easter Bank Holiday sadly over it’s time to head back to work, although most of our children are enjoying a two week break from school. For some people it’s during the school holidays that we head off on a family break in the UK or for some of us, we prefer the warmer […] Read more…