Days Out in Review – July to December 2016

Dorset Segway

We have had so many exciting adventures this year that I have had to split my round-up post into two sections. You can read about our January to June highlights hereĀ and welcome to our adventures from July to December. July 2016 With Sebby being a little older and at Nursery now, I have managed to attend some blogging events that I have only watched from afar and this year I attended my first ever Christmas in July event with Asda.… Continue Reading “Days Out in Review – July to December 2016”

Saturday is Caption Day – 26th November 2016 #satcap

Hello and welcome to 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 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! Last week we visited Drayton Manor for their… Continue Reading “Saturday is Caption Day – 26th November 2016 #satcap”

A Magical Christmas Day Out at Drayton Manor

Finding a Christmas day out can be a bit of a minefield, especially when you have a large range of ages to keep happy. We were invited to Drayton Manor, home of Thomas Land, for a magical Christmas experience and we were not disappointed. This was our first visit to Drayton Manor at Christmas and they had completely transformed Thomas Land into a winter wonderland, complete with snow on the roofs, christmas decorations and characters wandering around to meet and… Continue Reading “A Magical Christmas Day Out at Drayton Manor”

My Top 5 places to visit in Birmingham with Kids

Thomas Land

Birmingham is the largest and most populous British city outside London and is famous for its network of canals, many of which radiate from Sherborne Wharf and are now lined with trendy cafes and bars, but what is there to do in the city for kids? Drayton Manor: This is a theme park that is built for all ages. With a 15 acre zoo with animals ranging from Tigers to Snakes, Owls to Monkey’s and even some dinosaurs if you… Continue Reading “My Top 5 places to visit in Birmingham with Kids”

All New VertiGO at Drayton Manor

VertiGO

Isaac is fast following his Dad and big brothers footsteps in becoming a bit of an adrenalin junkie, so when I told him that we were visiting the new High Ropes attraction at Drayton Manor he was very excited. We set off from a beautifully sunny Bournemouth on Saturday morning full of excitement about what was to come, until just 15 minutes from Drayton Manor when the heavens literally opened. We feared torrential rain might scupper our plans, but thankfully… Continue Reading “All New VertiGO at Drayton Manor”