A Day out at Dorset Waterpark

Dorset Waterpark

Now the kids have broken up from school I am busy looking for things to keep them occupied during the school holiday’s and what is better than a huge inflatable Woodland Waterpark overlooking Corfe Castle. We were invited to try out Dorset Waterpark which is situated in Corfe, Dorset with stunning views of Corfe Castle which overlooks the park. The course includes giant 70ft inflatable to run around, balance beams, towers to jump off, slides, a trampoline, gladiator rings, hurdles, rollers, monkey… Continue Reading “A Day out at Dorset Waterpark”

How to hunt for a job when you’re 15¾

Job Hunting

Job hunting is stressful at any age, but when you are a school leaver it is extra daunting. Kian finished his GCSE’s last week and now his thoughts have turned to finding a summer job. Well, when I say his thoughts, it is something his Dad and I both think is important for a number of reasons. a) We cannot afford to fund his summer holiday activities b) It teaches and instills a good work ethic c) It looks good… Continue Reading “How to hunt for a job when you’re 15¾”

Climbing High at the O2

Last year during a visit to London we discovered you could walk over the top of the O2 and from that moment Hubby and Kian kept dropping hints that they wanted to do it. I am an O2 customer and they run half price promotions on certain days of the year, but each time they did it clashed with Hubby’s work so we didn’t get to take advantage of the offers. I decided enough was enough and this half term… Continue Reading “Climbing High at the O2”

If it scares you it might be a good thing to try!!!!

Zip World

Every since a visit to Adrenalin Quarry and Eden Project in Cornwall, Hubby and Kian have gone Zip Line crazy, so when we saw Zip World on the news we knew we just had to visit. Zip World is situated in Snowdonia National Park in North Wales, which is a good 6 hour drive away from us, so we knew we would have to stay overnight. Over the summer we were offered a review of The Broadway Hotel in Llandudno… Continue Reading “If it scares you it might be a good thing to try!!!!”

Base Clothing for Kids and Teens

I have blogged a couple of times about my frustration at finding suitable clothes for my teenage sons.  There is that awkward gangly period where they start to find their own sense of style, yet are too big for children’s clothes and too small for adult menswear. Base Fashion understand this and are an online company that specialises in selling designer clothing for boys and girls aged 2 years to 16+. Stocking designer clothing from the likes of Levi, Converse, Timberland,… Continue Reading “Base Clothing for Kids and Teens”