Dinosaurs in the Wild – Review


Dinosaurs in the Wild has been on our days out wish list since it opened earlier this year and knowing it was closing at the end of the summer holidays (2nd September), we booked in to see it this week as a surprise for the kids. Dinosaurs in the Wild is located on West Parkside on the Greenwich Peninsula, about a fifteen minute walk from North Greenwich tube station, so do factor this in when booking tickets. When you arrive you… Continue Reading “Dinosaurs in the Wild – Review”

#Win a Family Ticket to see Mr Maker Live

Mister Maker

CBeebies’ arts and crafts hero Mister Maker is back on tour with the hit live theatre show, Mister Maker & The Shapes Live! With a fabulous supporting cast and art at its heart, this fantastic live show encourages Mini Makers and grown-ups to sing, dance and make some noise! There’s a big ‘make’ to take part in, lots of audience participation and….The Shapes! Yes, you’ll be able to share the fun with Circle, Square, Rectangle and Triangle too! Back by… Continue Reading “#Win a Family Ticket to see Mr Maker Live”

Dinosaur Zoo at Poole Lighthouse


A couple of weeks ago we saw the Hollywood Special Effects show at the Lighthouse, Poole and whilst we were there Isaac spotted a leaflet for Dinosaur Zoo and asked if we could go. From cute baby dinos to teeth gnashing giants, we were promised to meet the zoo’s newest range of awesome jurassic creatures, including an Arctic Tryrannosaur, baby Triceratops and baby Parasaurolophus so who was I to say no to this request. We arrived at the Lighthouse in torrential… Continue Reading “Dinosaur Zoo at Poole Lighthouse”

Peppa Pig’s Big Splash Review


All the way back in October I ran a competition for tickets to see Peppa Pig’s Big Splash. The theatre show is touring the UK and last week it finally arrived at the Lighthouse in Poole promising another all-singing, all-dancing adventure full of songs, games and muddy puddle fun for all the family. Armed with her very own Peppa Pig we set off for the Lighthouse Theatre in Poole.  I am so glad we took Peppa with us as they… Continue Reading “Peppa Pig’s Big Splash Review”

The Work & Family Show Competition

**New Year New Start – The Work & Family Show Create your Ideal Life Balance** 21st & 22nd February 2014 – ExCeL London Next month the first ever Work & Family Show, sponsored by My Family Care and Sky Broadband Shield, will take place, giving working parents on the lookout for a new challenge in 2014 access to a wealth of ideas and opportunities .  The speaker line-up is quickly taking shape, with Jenny Willott, Minister for Employment Relations and… Continue Reading “The Work & Family Show Competition”