Marwell Zoo

Our 2018 Days Out Bucket List

Every year my friend Joanne from Charliemoos, does a bucket list of days out with her children at new year. I always say I am going to do it with mine, but have never got around to it until now. It was quite amusing hearing them chat about where they want to visit. Sebastian tended to opt for places he already knows, whereas Isaac and Eliza have started to think out of the box and suggest new things to do and places to visit. Sebastian (4): Stay in the Legoland Hotel See the dinosaurs at Paultons Park Go to Marwell …

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Yesterday Sebastian turned four! Four! I cannot quite believe it. It only feels like yesterday when he was plucked from my tummy by an emergency c-section after giving us a bit of a scare and has been making his presence felt ever since! Sebby is still my chilled-out boy, although he is more than capable of holding his own against his brothers and sisters and is doing brilliantly at pre-school. Sebastian is dinosaur mad and for his birthday we had a dinosaur party at the weekend and have a surprise trip to dinosaur land (Paultons Park) on Sunday……I cannot wait …

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Mighty Claws UK

Adventure Golf Fun in Bournemouth with Mighty Claws UK

Sebastian is dinosaur mad and all the kids love to play adventure (crazy) golf, so when we were invited to the grand opening of Mighty Claws Adventure Golf at Play Bournemouth we couldn’t wait to head over. As soon as we approached the car park, Sebby squealed with excitement that he could see Terence (his name for a T-Rex). We were greeted by a DJ playing some tunes and a crazy dancing dinosaur who could really throw some shapes before being kitted out with some colourful golf clubs and those all important golf balls and score sheets. As you step …

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Dinovember is here!!

Did you know that November is sometimes known as “Dinovember” – a time when your children’s dinosaur toys come to life? This year I was invited to join in and was sent a Jurassic World dino-pack to get me started which included a DVD of the film as well an array of Jurassic World-themed goodies. So, for the month of November I have devoted myself to convincing our children that, while they sleep, their plastic dinosaur figures come to life. So, what have our dinosaurs been up to? We started off gently with the dinosaurs escaping the toy box, but as the …

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