Jurassic-Coast

Preparing For The Worst On Family Days Out

Family adventures can be a great way to bond with your children and give them exciting experiences. Going on long walks, exploring new places, and enjoying the attractions on offer are all excellent examples of this, offering you the chance to keep life fun and enriching for everyone in your group. Of course, though, the days out you go on can easily go wrong when you don’t take the right steps. To help you to prepare for this, this article will be exploring the worst that can happen when you go on a family adventure. The Weather Most people will …

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Isaac in the sea

Outdoors Activities For The Next Bank Holiday

Are you counting the days until the next bank holiday? We’re not far from the Spring Bank Holiday, and chances are it’s going to be legendary. Indeed, as the lockdown has just reached a new roadmap milestone, we can now officially meet with another household indoor, book restaurant tables that don’t force you to eat outside and schedule a cheeky escape room. Yay! Except for one thing, though: you won’t be the only one planning to spend a day out this bank holiday. So rather than heading to towns that are likely to be crowded, why not consider spending your …

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Project 365 2020 Week 43 – COVID 19 Lockdown Week 32

I have been trying to avoid the news this week as it is making me cross again, with areas with a high COVID level refusing to go into Tier 3 lockdown. It almost feels like they are stomping their feet like a petulant toddler, saying it’s not fair that the rest of the country aren’t. As an area that is still in Tier 1, I fully expect our turn will come at some point but its not fair to lockdown areas that haven’t got a high level of infection. We are on countdown to half term now, although Isaac’s school …

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My Top 10 Days Out Posts of 2019

I have put together my top ten posts of 2019 and my top 10 travel posts, so thought I would round off the series with my top 10 days out posts from the year too. Days out with the kids has been my blog niche since I started blogging 9 years ago and we still love travelling and exploring the country, particularly our local Dorset area.   1. Jawsome Sharks at Weymouth Sea Life Centre We were lucky enough to be invited to be Sea Life Ambassadors for 2019 and enjoyed regular trips to Weymouth Sea Life Centre. The great thing …

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Hogwarts Express

Fun family ways you can spend your Avios

I am always on the look out for ways to save money on days out, as entertaining the kids can be an expensive hobby. I use my loyalty reward cards regularly on our supermarket shopping and fuel which adds up to a tidy sum by the end of the year, but did you know there is another way of saving for fun days out for the kids? Collect Avios If you haven’t heard about Avios, it’s the reward currency that you can collect and spend on flights and experiences.  You can collect Avios when booking cash flights with airlines, such …

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