An Easter Egg Hunt at Kingston Lacy

Bunnies!

We really enjoy days out at National Trust properties, with Easter being the kids favourite thanks to their fun themed Easter Egg hunts and the promise of a Cadbury chocolate egg as a reward for their efforts. With the weather being a bit hit and miss over bank holiday weekend, I stalked the forecast and made a plan to visit during the driest spell of the day. It is also worth visiting the facebook page of the property you are… Continue Reading “An Easter Egg Hunt at Kingston Lacy”

Easter Egg Hunting Fun with Tesco

Easter egg hunting is one of the highlights for Easter for us. As a family we normally attend a few, some organised like the National Trust and Lulworth Castle ones like we did last year, one at home and always one at Nanny’s house too (she has the best garden for hiding easter eggs in). This Easter, Tesco wants to inspire people to make the most of the holiday weekend and make it a real family occasion so they Tesco… Continue Reading “Easter Egg Hunting Fun with Tesco”

Easter Egg Hunting at Kingston Lacy

Kingston Lacy

When the National Trust put on events locally they always go all out and you are guaranteed a day out filled with family fun and their Easter Egg hunts are no exception.  The only difficulty we had was deciding on the venue as there are a fair few locally. With the weather today being a bit and miss today I decided to go to the nearest venue to home, Kingston Lacy.  It is a large stately home that is set… Continue Reading “Easter Egg Hunting at Kingston Lacy”

Looking forward to the Easter break

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It seems like half the country are on their Easter holidays already and I am slightly miffed that mine don’t break up from school until Thursday as I am itching to get outside and have some outdoor fun. I am currently stalking the MET Office website daily to see what the weather will be doing over the bank holiday weekend – if only these weathermen had the psychic ability to tell us exactly what the weather would be doing far in… Continue Reading “Looking forward to the Easter break”

Cadbury Eggsplorers Easter Egg Trail

Cadbury Eggsplorers Easter Egg Trail

Over a quarter of a million Cadbury Eggheads are being delivered to National Trust properties ahead of the annual Cadbury Eggsplorers Easter Egg Trails taking place over 3rd-6th April. National Trust staff have taken delivery of 21.5 tonnes of chocolate eggs for the event. With thousands of eggs to store, staff have been getting creative about where to conceal the eggs so no one finds them before Easter. Temporary locations include inside of grandfather clocks, pianos, vases and bookcases. The… Continue Reading “Cadbury Eggsplorers Easter Egg Trail”