Ditch the umbrella with the People’s Poncho!

The People's Poncho

We have just got back from a very wet and muddy Camp Bestival, the first wet festival I have experienced and it was a huge learning curve. The last four we have been to have been glorious, with only an early morning rain shower one year. This time we were checking the weather daily and it was clear that this time we would need to pack raincoats and wellies. A couple of months ago I was sent the a waterproof… Continue Reading “Ditch the umbrella with the People’s Poncho!”

FieldCandy for Festivals and Garden Fun!

CrowdCube Festival Scene

A couple of weeks ago a friend asked if I was free to help with a festival project she was working on which involved pretty much sitting around in a field all day. ¬†Not one to miss out on a bit of fun I agreed and I loaded the kids into the car and headed 10 minutes up the road to a field that is hired out for parties partyfield.com. As we pulled in the kids let out an excited… Continue Reading “FieldCandy for Festivals and Garden Fun!”

You’re never too old to enjoy a festival!

Camp Bestival 2014

I came across this “Why festivals are not for me” post this week with a fun infographic from Pryers Solicitors, where the writer claimed that now they were a grown up festivals were not for them. I was talking to Lyn from Gigsak¬†yesterday at our local networking meeting and she was telling me that more and more middle-aged folk like us are going to festivals these days and they are not just for the young. My experience of festivals have… Continue Reading “You’re never too old to enjoy a festival!”

The LolliBop Link Up 2014

LolliBop 2014

We loved LolliBop 2014, but didn’t get to do everything that was being offered, due to the huge number of things to do. For that reason I have decided to bring together everyone’s blog posts, so we can all see what was great and not so great at the big bash for little people. If you have written, or will be writing about LolliBop 2014, please come and join the discussion – you don’t have to be an official LolliBop… Continue Reading “The LolliBop Link Up 2014”

Child Safety Bracelet from I Am Lost Review

I am lost

With the summer holidays inching ever closer I am busy planning ideas for days out. One of my biggest fears is that one of the children will wander off, and with us going to three festivals this year I need something that will help put my mind at ease. Introducing “I Am Lost” by the brains behind one of my other family favourites Gumigem. The I Am Lost Child Pack is ideal for busy outings! It is a simple, adjustable… Continue Reading “Child Safety Bracelet from I Am Lost Review”