All the Magic of Christmas at Weymouth SeaLife Centre

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This December we were invited to be guided through Weymouth SEA LIFE Adventure Park’s festive forest by Weymouth’s jolly Elf, Bauble Jinglebell, to meet Father Christmas in his enchanting Christmas Cabin. Father Christmas has travelled all the way from the North Pole to visit Weymouth SEA LIFE Adventure Park, where he will be residing from now until Christmas Eve, giving each child he meets a special SEA LIFE gift. After looking around the park and seeing all our favourite sea creatures… Continue Reading “All the Magic of Christmas at Weymouth SeaLife Centre”

Giving Santa a Helping Hand with Stocking Filler Ideas

I have almost completed my Christmas shopping now so my attentions have turned to helping Santa decide what to put in the kids stockings. We set a strict budget at Christmas, as having 6 children can make it an expensive time and larger presents are always from us and smaller, inexpensive presents are sent to the big man to help pad out the kids stockings. I always find stocking fillers are more fun to buy and the kids are mostly… Continue Reading “Giving Santa a Helping Hand with Stocking Filler Ideas”

A Magical Winter Wonderland with Christmas at Paultons Park

We have been going to Winter Wonderland at Paultons Park, home of Peppa Pig World, for a few years now and I will admit that last year we found it a little tired and dated – not that the kids cared. This year we were invited back to see the changes Paultons Park had made after investing more than half a million pounds into its winter wonderland feature and boy, it has made such a difference. You are given a specified… Continue Reading “A Magical Winter Wonderland with Christmas at Paultons Park”

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”

Elf for Christmas Review and Giveaway

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It is time to start thinking about Christmas as it is now just 6 weeks away. Traditions have changed since Christmas’ when we were young, although we still love to go to a good old-fashioned Pantomime on the run up to Christmas. A new modern-day family tradition we are adopting is the ‘Elf for Christmas’ where an Elf visits from Santa’s workshop for the month of December. Elf for Christmas is an enchanting toy and reward kit perfect for girls… Continue Reading “Elf for Christmas Review and Giveaway”