Win an Escape Room in a Box from Epic Escapes Starter Pack

Epic Escapes Starter Pack Box

Are you struggling for things to do with your tweens / teens this lockdown? Walking is great, but there are only so many loops of the local park that you can do and teenagers are notoriously hard to motivate in the first place and whilst Zoom quiz nights with extended family are fun, we all need a break from time to time. Why not try Epic Escapes – an escape room in a box that you can set up in… Continue Reading “Win an Escape Room in a Box from Epic Escapes Starter Pack”

Which Indoor Game Are You Playing in Lockdown? 



Pillow Flight

How are you and your family holding up during lockdown? While kids being always bored can be a threat to any parent’s sanity – everyone can use this time to bond better as a family. It may be unusual for your kids to engage in stimulating conversation, reading, and other classic screen-free activities, but this can be the best time for them to appreciate what life is like before screens were invented. We can only do so much, watching the same… Continue Reading “Which Indoor Game Are You Playing in Lockdown? 

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Fun things to do outside when it’s cold

Snowball

Winter weather can make getting outdoors seem like an ordeal – cold temperatures, snow, frost and ice and a lack of warm sunshine can make even the most outdoorsy family want to hibernate inside. In my experience, the kids are less bothered about challenging weather conditions than adults, especially if their are things to catch their attention and play with. The important thing is to layer up and wrap them up nice and warm, with a special focus on hats, gloves and snuggly warm socks. Fun… Continue Reading “Fun things to do outside when it’s cold”

6 Family-friendly Activities and Attractions in Cornwall

Port Isaac

2018 is the year of the staycation, and while there are many destinations and hideaways all over the UK, family favourite Cornwall tends to take the crown. Nestled in the depths of south-west England, the geographical features of the landscape make it the ideal family retreat, with an array of beautiful beaches and scenic coastal paths to discover and explore. Further to that, there is also a plethora of family-friendly attractions, all of which offer fantastically fun and educational experiences… Continue Reading “6 Family-friendly Activities and Attractions in Cornwall”

Splashtastic Fun at Typhoon Lagoon

Typhoon Lagoon

When visiting Walt Disney World the one location that filled me with dread was a visit to the water park. I knew Hubby and the kids would love it, but as a forty-something mum of 6 my figure is not what it once was and although I love swimming, the thought of wandering around in a swimsuit filled me with dread. Walt Disney World has two water parks, Blizzard Beach and Typhoon Lagoon and we opted for the latter as… Continue Reading “Splashtastic Fun at Typhoon Lagoon”