Create a year to remember with a Merlin Annual Pass

Shrek's Adventure

Start your year off as you mean to go on and bag the ultimate bargain – 52 weeks of family fun with a Merlin Annual Pass! We have had a Merlin Annual Pass for the last couple of years and it truly is a worthwhile investment as you have some amazing days out at your fingertips, plus some amazing offers to share with family and friends. The spectacular New Year sale starts today and you can purchase your Merlin Annual… Continue Reading “Create a year to remember with a Merlin Annual Pass”

My Driving Bugbears

Motorway

I love driving, which is a good thing seeing as I do a lot of driving as a blogger. The problem I have is other road users. Now 99% of them are fine, I am happy to share the road with them but there are the 1% that drive me INSANE! I like to think I am a polite and safe driver. I often let people out of roads, I get out of the way if I see they are… Continue Reading “My Driving Bugbears”

My Top 5 Great Little Breaks UK

Dorset

I love the idea of city breaks abroad but with a young family to either bring with us, or try to find childcare for, it is almost impossible. I love travelling and it always surprises me how much our country has to offer. OK, so it doesn’t always have the best weather but its nothing that a decent coat won’t help keep out. We still have a lot of the country to explore but here are my top 5 great… Continue Reading “My Top 5 Great Little Breaks UK”

Know your Maternity Rights

Newborn

Having a baby is a very special time in anyone’s life but it is worth looking up your rights before you take that step into parenthood. I have had six children and each experience was very different. When I worked for a supermarket they followed the governments maternity scheme to the letter: The first 6 weeks – 90% of full pay The next 33 weeks – £139.58 or 90% of your earnings – whichever is less The next 13 weeks –… Continue Reading “Know your Maternity Rights”

Camp Bestival 2016 – The Dingly Dell

Lizzie's Way

Without a shadow of a doubt, the Dingly Dell is our favourite haunt at Camp Bestival and this year was our most magical yet. The Dingly Dell takes you away from the rush of the festival and into the nurturing bosom of nature’s playground. In the daytime, the kids adore exploring Lizzie’s Way where they get to read stories, act out puppet shows, make mud pies and potions and make wishes to fairies. Walk a little further in and try your… Continue Reading “Camp Bestival 2016 – The Dingly Dell”