A January Visit to Monkey World


One of our favourite days out in Dorset is to Monkey World Ape Rescue Centre and in the month of January 2019, they are offering half price entry for locals, meaning that a family ticket costs £19 instead of £38 (BH, DT or SP postcodes). Monkey World is a 65 acre ape and monkey sanctuary and rescue centre near Wool and is most famous for the TV series, Monkey Life, shown on channel 5 which follows the rescue and rehabilitation of abused… Continue Reading “A January Visit to Monkey World”

18 Goals for 2018 – did I do it?


Back in January 2018 I wrote the post 18 goals for 2018 as my attempt at a New Year’s resolution and if I am completely honest, I pretty much forgot about within a few weeks. Some of the goals however, must have stayed in my head as I did actually achieve some of them, but how did I get on? 1. Weekly Wellness Walk Well, it started well and although I didn’t meet my networking friends on their walks thanks… Continue Reading “18 Goals for 2018 – did I do it?”

My Top Travel and Days Out Posts of 2018

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Yesterday I wrote about my top read posts of 2018, many of which were reviews of toys and appliances, as people now do a lot of research online before they decide to buy these days. My blog’s speciality has always been days out and travel with the family, so I thought it would be a good idea to share my top read travel and days out posts of the year too. Is LaplandUK as magical the second time around? The… Continue Reading “My Top Travel and Days Out Posts of 2018”

My Top 10 Posts of 2018


At the end of the year I always enjoy looking back at my blogging year and seeing which posts are popular with my audience, knowing there will be a few surprises in there. So, without further ado, I give you my top posts of 2018: Oaxis Watch Phone Review This post was actually written in July 2017, but has been my most searched for post for the year and subsequently is my most popular post of 2018. The Oaxis WatchPhone… Continue Reading “My Top 10 Posts of 2018”