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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…

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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…

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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…

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Visiting Hawaii with children

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Visiting Hawaii with children

Hawaii might be one of those places that you would love to visit but don’t really consider it fully for a family holiday not just because of the long haul flight but because it seems like a destination for couples, where you get an Hawaii beachfront rental to relax on the beach and put on your […] Read more…

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Two days in Hamburg

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Hamburg

  A couple of weeks ago D and I went to Hamburg for a couple of days. We stayed in the Ibis Styles Hamburg Alster City just outside of the city centre. It is the first time we have been away without Lucas and although we enjoyed ourselves, he will be accompanying us on all our […] Read more…

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Chocoversum, Hamburg review

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Chocoversum, Hamburg review

Chocolate makes us happy? Yes it jolly well does! A couple of weeks ago, D and I went to Hamburg for a couple of days as part of the Come to Hamburg project. Hamburg is the second largest cocoa import harbour in Europe so we decided to book onto one of the Chocoversum Chocolate museum […] Read more…

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Ibis Styles Hamburg Alster City review

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Ibis Styles Hamburg Alster City review

Last week D and I went to Hamburg for a couple of days. It is the first time we have been away without Lucas and although we enjoyed ourselves, he will be accompanying us on all our travels from now on, we missed him and think he should be experiencing different places and cultures with […] Read more…

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Winter sun destinations for families

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Winter sun destinations for families

A couple of years ago we went to Caleta de Fuste in January which was absolutely bliss. The flight was about 4 hours and the transfer only 15 minutes! We stayed in an all inclusive complex close to the beach and it was a short walk to the harbour and a shopping centre. If Fuerteventura […] Read more…

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Camping checklist

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Camping checklist

A while a go I wrote a checklist for travelling with a baby and last month we went camping at Geronimo festival. We forgot to take towels so didn’t shower all weekend! We forgot the raincover for the pram and we didn’t know how to use the cooker we took. We had a great weekend regardless […] Read more…

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