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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lyme regis

The Alphabet Photo Project – A is for Ammonite

When Charly from PODcast announced she was doing an Alphabet Photo Project, I knew I just had to take part as I love taking photo’s both on my phone and my camera and I really need to try to improve them.

I wanted to pick something that you don’t see everyday for my photograph and a trip to Lyme Regis to their annual Fossil Festival gave me the opportunity to take the perfect picture.

A is for Ammonite – an ammonoid fossil, especially one of a later type found chiefly in the Jurassic and Cretaceous periods, typically with intricately frilled suture lines

ammonite

 

We are lucky to live on the Jurassic coast, a world heritage site which covers 3 geological time periods; the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous and the Fossil Festival has definitely caught the imagination of my little fossil hunters.  We found our very first fossil yesterday at Burton Bradstock so are heading out to Kimmeridge Bay at half term to see what else we can find.


Lyme Regis

Lyme Regis Fossil Festival

This weekend is the last one we have with hubby before he goes back to work, so we thought we would make the best of it and celebrate everything Dorset has to offer. We love exploring our County but there is one seaside town that I have been desperate to visit for some time – Lyme Regis, so it seemed like the perfect opportunity to plan our visit when we found out it was its annual Fossil Festival this weekend. We packed the kids in the car early, expecting the roads to be busy.  We were pleasantly surprised and encountered …

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