Visiting Edinburgh Castle with Kids

Edinburgh Castle

During our recent visit to Scotland, Hubby and I both agreed that one of our must-visit places just had to be Edinburgh and at the top of our list was Edinburgh Castle. The castle is in the middle of the city, on top of an extinct volcano, 135 metres above sea level and offers a panoramic view over Edinburgh. Researching prices I decided to buy an Explorer Pass which is a flexible, convenient and cost-effective way to experience 77 of Scotland’s… Continue Reading “Visiting Edinburgh Castle with Kids”

Saturday is Caption Day – 25th February 2017 #satcap

Dunnottar Castle

Hello and welcome to  a new year of Saturday is Caption Day #satcap. If you have not taken part before please come and join in. Simply find a funny / cheeky / captionable photo and either upload it to your blog or instagram with a sentence or three about it. Then link it up with me below and visit the other people who link up and have a giggle as you come up with some humourous captions! The linky is… Continue Reading “Saturday is Caption Day – 25th February 2017 #satcap”

A visit to Warwick Castle

Warwick Castle

I have always wanted to visit Warwick Castle, but it is that little bit too far for a day out from Bournemouth! During half term we stayed in a holiday cottage in Staffordshire and with Warwick Castle, which is part of the Merlin group, was just an hour away we decided this was the best opportunity to visit the iconic castle. The Warwick Castle website promises that we would be surrounded by jaw-dropping history, magic, myth and adventure!  They are currently… Continue Reading “A visit to Warwick Castle”

Time for a celebration!

Pizza Hut

Abbey has been working for her company for 2 years now and I have witnessed her blossom from an awkward teenager to a knowledgeable and confident young lady in that time. Through her work she has almost completed her Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award, which she has achieved by completing a personal programme of activities in five sections, Physical, Skills, Expedition and Residential sees her going to Gambia in November for her fifth and final activity of Volunteering. Over the summer… Continue Reading “Time for a celebration!”