A Fun Family Day Out at Dundee Discovery Point

During February half term we are spending our week in Scotland, staying at a gorgeous holiday cottage in Angus which we are using as a base to explore as much of the country as possible. So far we have been subject to pretty much everything the weather can throw at us with rain, hail, snow, wind and even a spot of blue sky and with the weather looking a bit ropey this morning we decided to stay local and pay a… Continue Reading “A Fun Family Day Out at Dundee Discovery Point”

Fun days out with the kids

Thorpe Park

We all know how important it is to spend time together as a family and how much we can gain from spending fun days with our kids. Time is short, and there are so many memories to be made. Some people fail to realise just how many different types of experiences are awaiting them. It doesn’t matter how many children you have or how old they are; we are incredibly blessed with opportunities for days out in this country. Staying… Continue Reading “Fun days out with the kids”

Eliza’s My Little Pony Craft Party

For her last two birthday’s, Eliza has had a princess theme with her favourite princesses coming to her party to play games with her and her guests. Although she toyed with the idea of having princesses again, this year she decided she wanted to do something different and decided upon a My Little Pony party. Now getting Rainbow Dash and crew to turn up to a party just was not going to happen, so we got our thinking caps on.… Continue Reading “Eliza’s My Little Pony Craft Party”

Our Days Out Bucket List for 2017

Big Wheel Bournemouth

Every January we sit down with the kids and ask them where they would like to go this year. It does make for some amusing results as they tend to make up places they want go and visit, but thankfully we have had some sensible answers and even managed to cross a couple off the list already. Starting with the youngest first, this is our must visit list for 2017: Sebastian: Dinosaur Land – (we think he means the Lost… Continue Reading “Our Days Out Bucket List for 2017”

A Winter Visit to Kingston Maurward

Alpaca

Like a lot of families, we find January a bit of a struggle financially. Not only is there a longer period between pay dates, but we also have Eliza’s birthday to factor in to the equation too. I am always on the hunt for inexpensive or free days out to keep the children entertained, so when I was approached by Scottish Friendly to show how easy it is to save money each month by discovering affordable days out in my local… Continue Reading “A Winter Visit to Kingston Maurward”