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… Continue Reading “Snakes in the Heather Walk at Parley Common”

Review: Pirate Adventure Mini Golf at Weymouth Sea Life Centre


We are regular visitors to Weymouth Sea Life Centre, but despite loving a game of crazy golf, have never played their Pirate Adventure Mini Golf, which sits next to the park. With restrictions on indoor activities still in place, Weymouth Sea Life Centre have re-opened their doors to their outdoor areas only and you can buy tickets to the mini golf, which also includes entry to the centre – pre-booking is essential. We were invited to go along and try… Continue Reading “Review: Pirate Adventure Mini Golf at Weymouth Sea Life Centre”

Review: Tesalate Beach Towel – Leave the Sand at the Beach!

Tesalate Rainbow

Living in the seaside resort of Bournemouth, Dorset, we are regular beach goers and we are spoiled with 7 miles of sandy beaches to choose from. The kids are always in and out of the water, either swimming, on paddleboards or body boards, which means wet, heavy and extremely sandy towels to bring home. We were invited to review sand free beach towels from Tesalate and could not wait to really put them to the test. The first thing to… Continue Reading “Review: Tesalate Beach Towel – Leave the Sand at the Beach!”