Spend Halloween in Cornwall


Last year we were lucky enough to be holidaying in Newquay for Halloween and it was great to see so many attractions getting into the spirit of the event. Newquay is a great base for exploring Cornwall as there are so many attractions on its doorstep and finding affordable accommodation is easy using Hotel Direct.  It is a truly stunning Cornish town with award-winning beaches with probably some of the best surfing in the UK – although I am not sure… Continue Reading “Spend Halloween in Cornwall”

The Best Day Ever at Bournemouth Air Festival!!

Bournemouth Air Festival is an event we look forward to every year.  I have already posted about Days 1 & 2 where the weather was a bit hit and miss.  Day 3 was slightly better weather wise, but the Sunday was just perfect. The weather was clear, sunny and warm and having see people set up their huge gazebos’ on the beach we decided to take our beach hut, arriving early to set it up so it wouldn’t be in anyone’s… Continue Reading “The Best Day Ever at Bournemouth Air Festival!!”

The Gruffalo’s Child Trail at Moors Valley

We are frequent visitors to Moors Valley as it is our local country park which has plenty to offer families of all ages with play trails, parks, miniature trains and nature trails.  Over the past couple of years, it has also seen the Gruffalo Trail in 2012/2013 which was then followed by the Stickman Trail at the end of 2013. Recently launched just in time for October Half Term is the Gruffalo’s Child Trail and we couldn’t wait to give it… Continue Reading “The Gruffalo’s Child Trail at Moors Valley”

A day out at Farmer Palmers

This week we were invited to the unveiling of Farmer Palmers exciting new play barn. Set to the left of the slide barn, it offers a whole new area of indoor play if the weather turns and was an immediate hit with Isaac and Eliza. It is filled with features which will encourage roll play, get the kids moving and even a fantastic sensory area with cool lighting effects.  Isaac, Eliza and Olive were particularly taken by the life-size wooden… Continue Reading “A day out at Farmer Palmers”

The all new Bournemouth #Pierzip at Rockreef Review


We are huge fans of Rockreef and have visited a few times since it first opened back in June.  On our first visit Isaac could barely get to the halfway point on the climbing walls then, but can now be found scaling the highest walls proudly hitting the buzzers at the top. Kian also enjoyed his birthday at Rockreef and got to try out the High Line which he charged around with his friend doing 4 laps of the challenge.… Continue Reading “The all new Bournemouth #Pierzip at Rockreef Review”