Walking the Southwest Coast path to Old Harry Rocks

Old Harry Rocks

Last week we had three birthday’s in our house, Sebastian turned 5 on Wednesday, mine on Thursday and Callan’s 21st was on Sunday. As you can imagine, that equated to a pretty expensive week, so when Hubby asked what I wanted to do for my birthday it involved finding an activity that didn’t cost too much. Our first plan involved London as I was supposed to be attending an event, but when that fell through, Hubby tried to book a… Continue Reading “Walking the Southwest Coast path to Old Harry Rocks”

10 reasons why Dorset should be on your travel list in 2018

Corfe Castle

I am lucky enough to live on the Jurassic Coast with 96 miles of truly stunning coastline to explore, stretching from Old Harry Rocks in Poole, Dorset to Exeter in East Devon. Not one bit of this coastline is the same, offering  exceptional natural beauty as well reading like a book into the past, revealing the history of the earth across 185 million years as a near complete record of the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous periods. With almost all of… Continue Reading “10 reasons why Dorset should be on your travel list in 2018”

Swanage and Purbeck Walking Festival

Corfe Castle

 As Britain slowly emerges into a late summer on the magical Isle of Purbeck, on the Dorset Coast, meadows are full of cowslips and weekly dolphin sightings have been logged already.  Bob Westwood, Chair of the Swanage and Purbeck Walking Festival, is delighted. “We are very lucky in this part of the UK to be relatively sheltered, and often get weather from the coast of France. It means residents and visitors get to explore some of the UK’s most beautiful coast… Continue Reading “Swanage and Purbeck Walking Festival”

A Day out at Dorset Waterpark

Dorset Waterpark

Now the kids have broken up from school I am busy looking for things to keep them occupied during the school holiday’s and what is better than a huge inflatable Woodland Waterpark overlooking Corfe Castle. We were invited to try out Dorset Waterpark which is situated in Corfe, Dorset with stunning views of Corfe Castle which overlooks the park. The course includes giant 70ft inflatable to run around, balance beams, towers to jump off, slides, a trampoline, gladiator rings, hurdles, rollers, monkey… Continue Reading “A Day out at Dorset Waterpark”

Saturday is Caption Day – 21st February 2015

Swanage

Welcome to this weeks #satcap If you have not joined in before it is a super simple linky to do. Simply pic a funny / cheeky / captionable photo and upload it to your blog with a sentence or three about it.  Then link it up with me below and visit the other people who link up and have a giggle as you come up with some humourous captions! Simple!! Yesterday we went for a walk along the beach at… Continue Reading “Saturday is Caption Day – 21st February 2015”