Map of Wonders

Giveaway: ST&G’s Amazingly Adventure-Filled Great British Map of Wonders

Travel abroad this year is tricky, so if like me you are planning on a staycation this year, you may need some inspiration for some fabulous days out to do with the kids. We were sent the ST&G’s Amazingly Adventure-Filled Great British Map of Wonders from Marvellous Maps, which will spark inspiration in any budding explorer keen to start planning trips on their doorstep. It’s the perfect boredom buster for the summer holidays, as the kids explore our wonderful country for exciting days out. On this fabulous map, you’ll find 1,000 of the funnest things to do and places to …

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Top 10 ideas for an unforgettable family day out in London

We just love summer days but also it rains a lot here, it’s always a good idea to promise a whole day out to your kids, so they behave well during the week (hehehe).I have teamed up with JustFreeStuff which is a free samples site and have come up with free things to do in London, with the kids and still have lots of fun? Here’s a top ten attractions from our beautiful capital city. Enjoy! 1. Be special at the Royal Museum, Greenwich This is the world’s largest maritime museum and you can’t just stay home and not visit …

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Sebby’s 8th Birthday Party at Kids on Quadz, Bournemouth

Sebby has been planning his birthday party since he missed out on one last year, thanks to lockdown. We had been looking at activities online when we spotted Kids on Quadz parties in Bournemouth and from the moment he saw a video of it, he was sold! We had booked it for his actual birthday, but in true COVID style, I got pinged by my app and had to isolate for 10 days. Thankfully, the guys at Kids on Quadz moved our booking to a new date with no issues at all. Sebby’s other love is Grogu (Baby Yoda) and …

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Review: Lunch at The Greyhound Inn, Corfe Castle

One of our favourite days out locally is to Corfe Castle and if we are not climbing the castle itself, we will be finding somewhere which overlooks it for a bracing walk and a fabulous photo opportunity. After trekking up and down the hills around Corfe, it is perfectly acceptable to reward yourself with a pub lunch and on Monday, we did just that when we were invited for lunch at The Greyhound Inn, which sits in the shadow of Corfe Castle, in the heart of the village of Corfe. The plan was to sit in on their terrace and …

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Snakes in the Heather Walk at Parley Common

I am always on the lookout for different things to engage the kids, especially as they are now getting older and more tricky to please. Living in Dorset, we are lucky to have access to so many fantastic parks, open spaces, beaches and nature reserves, some right on our doorstep and during lockdown we have enjoyed some fabulous walks. I am a member of the facebook group, Dorset Goes Wild, which aims to encourage, enthuse and educate primary school children and their families to put down their electronic devices, get out in nature and go WILD! It was here that …

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