Team Hot Wheels® Experience at Daytona Track

Hot Wheels Daytona Track Day

To celebrate the DVD release of Team Hot Wheels®: The Origin of Awesome, Universal Pictures (UK) and Daytona Karting teamed up to offer children a FREE Hot Wheels® track day adventure at Daytona karting courses across the UK this summer and we were invited to one of their sessions last week. We set off bright an early as our session was to begin at 9.15 and found the Daytona Track at Sandown with no issues.  Isaac was booked in to… Continue Reading “Team Hot Wheels® Experience at Daytona Track”

Rockreef – Indoor Climbing Fun!


When I heard that they were getting rid of the Pier Theatre in Bournemouth Pier, Dorset, I was a little surprised, although if I am honest we had only been there a couple of times to see Chris and Pui and it was showing signs of age. In its place is the all new Rockreef which will appeal to children age 5 and up through to adults with indoor climbing walls, a highline, pier cave and the pier Zip. The building on… Continue Reading “Rockreef – Indoor Climbing Fun!”

A Thorpe Park VIP Experience

Thorpe Park

When planning for birthdays I much prefer to give the kids memorable experiences rather than something that they will ultimately forget about in a few months time. Abbey turned 21 on Friday and Callan is due to turn 17 in a couple of weeks so I wanted something that would appeal to them both. We are Merlin pass holders which means that we get free entry into all the Merlin owned theme parks such as Alton Towers, Legoland, Chessington and… Continue Reading “A Thorpe Park VIP Experience”

Ever bounced down the stairs in a car with no suspension?

P1 Superstock

Have you ever bounced down the stairs in a car with no suspension? Nope, me either! However I have come close to the feeling (apparently). This is how the announcer at the P1 Super Stock Grand Prix announcer described the feeling of travelling in a Power Boat at speed. Last week I won the chance to go out in an actual racing Power Boat driven by the its racing driver Arran Scott.  I was excited and terrified all at the same… Continue Reading “Ever bounced down the stairs in a car with no suspension?”