An Easter Egg Hunt at Kingston Lacy

Bunnies!

We really enjoy days out at National Trust properties, with Easter being the kids favourite thanks to their fun themed Easter Egg hunts and the promise of a Cadbury chocolate egg as a reward for their efforts. With the weather being a bit hit and miss over bank holiday weekend, I stalked the forecast and made a plan to visit during the driest spell of the day. It is also worth visiting the facebook page of the property you are… Continue Reading “An Easter Egg Hunt at Kingston Lacy”

5 Fun Things to do in London during the Easter Holidays

ZSL Superheroes

The Easter break is now upon is and my thoughts have turned to entertaining the kids for two weeks. Why not take the kids to London and visit some of its most iconic buildings such as the Tower of London, St Paul’s Cathedral, Buckingham Palace etc. London is packed full of fun events to keep even the fussiest of children entertained and here are some of my top picks. Disney on Ice: Worlds of Enchantment We are big fans of… Continue Reading “5 Fun Things to do in London during the Easter Holidays”

Celebrating Easter with Cadbury

Cadbury's Eggs

It may have escaped your attention, but Easter is just a couple of days away and thoughts in our household have turned to which easter eggs they want. Cadbury is a firm favourite with families across the UK and this year they have some brand new products suitable for all ages, for sharing amongst the family over Easter weekend. One of our favourite Easter activities is a good old Easter Egg Hunt and there’s a whole range of cracking treats… Continue Reading “Celebrating Easter with Cadbury”

Exploring new Miniland Explore the World and USA at LEGOLAND Windsor

Legoland Hotel

The one thing that frustrates the kids about winter, is their favourite places for days out often close down for a few months. Sebastian has been asking to go back to Legoland pretty much every week since Christmas and this weekend his wish finally came true and he insisted that we visit his favourite rides in LEGO NINJAGO™ World first. I have to admit that we have been lucky in the past with this ride and barely queued, but it… Continue Reading “Exploring new Miniland Explore the World and USA at LEGOLAND Windsor”

10 reasons why Dorset should be on your travel list in 2018

Corfe Castle

I am lucky enough to live on the Jurassic Coast with 96 miles of truly stunning coastline to explore, stretching from Old Harry Rocks in Poole, Dorset to Exeter in East Devon. Not one bit of this coastline is the same, offering  exceptional natural beauty as well reading like a book into the past, revealing the history of the earth across 185 million years as a near complete record of the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous periods. With almost all of… Continue Reading “10 reasons why Dorset should be on your travel list in 2018”