Things to remember for a family camping holiday

family camping

Camping – what are your thoughts? I tend to find people fit into one of two categories. The “we love it” camp or the “I’d rather poke myself in the eye with a sharp stick camp”. I have to say the bulk of the time I’ve the latter, but I think that’s because I spent so much time as a child camping with my parents, I had camping overload.

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Toddler Friendly Holidays

travelling with toddlers

All parents know that life with a toddler can be lots of fun, hugely entertaining and rewarding BUT simultaneously exhausting, challenging and occasionally terrifying in equal measure. Keeping parents on their toes, well it’s a toddlers prerogative isn’t it? This is just normal day-to-day life I’m talking about too, so what happens when you want […]

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Geronimo: A magical adventure

Geronimo Festival 2017

What is Geronimo? Geronimo is a fun-packed family festival with stage shows, area demonstrations, a fairground, crafts, music, donkey rides, physical challenges and much, much more. The programme is aimed at children 13 and under but if older children are happy to go with the flow and engage with the little ones it’s a lovely […]

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The best holidays with children

resort

Family holidays are what memories are made of, and taking the children away on holiday is always a fun and exciting time. Of course, some destinations and types of holidays are more suitable than others. You don’t want somewhere that’s going to be too scorching hot, and you don’t want anywhere that’s going to be […]

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Camp Bestival: best bits

camp bestival 2016

If you are a regular reader of the blog you will know that we headed to Camp Bestival at the end of July. Four days, four children in a tent…what could possibly go wrong? Reflecting on our time at Camp Bestival on the way home, it was clear that we all had different ‘best bits’. This […]

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Festival footwear

havaianas

In preparation for Camp Bestival I’ve been thinking about appropriate footwear for everyone. Trying to predict the weather and also what we will be up to during our time at the festival. I decided that we can’t possibly manage without our wellies. Who goes to a festival without their wellies, or in our case, six pairs […]

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