Win a UK coastal short break with Daish Holiday’s

Eliza beach

I am really lucky to live in the coastal town of Bournemouth, Dorset, which boasts 7 miles of award winning, golden sandy beaches, with something to offer everyone with traditional seaside attractions, beach huts for hire, water sports and stunning views of the Isle of Wight and the Purbecks. The bay also boasts its own micro-climate, giving it some of the warmest sea temperatures in the UK, making it the perfect UK holiday destination when travel abroad is not possible.… Continue Reading “Win a UK coastal short break with Daish Holiday’s”

Keep the kids entertained this weekend with the FREE Play at Home Fest

We are still getting over the disappointment that Camp Bestival has been cancelled this year, as we have been attending for the last 7 years without fail. However, the help make up for it, we will be joining the Play At Home Fest, which is taking place this Bank Holiday weekend, on 23rd and 24th May 2020. It is being organised by Dr. Gummer’s Good Play Guide, @GoodPlayGuide across social media. The festival is part of a push to allow families… Continue Reading “Keep the kids entertained this weekend with the FREE Play at Home Fest”

Filling Time in Lockdown

Sebby homework

As a global population, many of us are now facing a problem we’re deeply unfamiliar with. Time. The crisis currently engulfing the world requires as many people as possible to simply stay home and help to reduce the spread of this virus, and this means many people will be unable to work as much as normal, if at all. This brings with it a large number of different problems: many people are facing financial insecurity, some are working from home… Continue Reading “Filling Time in Lockdown”

Camp Bestival’s Easter Sleepover – helping to entertain families over Easter

Camp Bestival

The highlight of our year is always attending Camp Bestival and we are still hopeful that we will be able to visit Lulworth Castle for the planned festival at the beginning of August. Camp Bestival is Dorset’s biggest live music festival, and is packed full of fun for all the family. The team behind the festival, including Rob da Bank and his wife Josie, understand that we are all struggling with being cooped up at home at the moment, so… Continue Reading “Camp Bestival’s Easter Sleepover – helping to entertain families over Easter”

Exploring the new adventure play area at Beaulieu

Little Beaulieu Isaac

Visiting Beaulieu and the National Motor Museum has always been one of our favourite days out locally. Not only is there the motor museum to explore, with fascinating cars from yesteryear through to some of the bizarre creations from the world of Top Gear, there is the old Abbey, Beaulieu house and beautiful gardens to explore. Now they have added even more to do with the introduction of the fantastic new play area – Little Beaulieu and we were invited… Continue Reading “Exploring the new adventure play area at Beaulieu”