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.
Campervans holidays are an excellent choice for family holidays, as they teach your children a lot about the outside world in only a few days. Learning new life skills is a really important part of their development into a young adult, and spending a few nights in the wilderness can teach them a lot about how the world works.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
After attending some lovely festivals so far this year, we have really enjoyed the whole festival vibe and all the wonderful activities, shows and spectacles on offer. I’m not sure I’d go as far as saying I’ve enjoyed camping BUT the experience of camping with the children is something I am grateful for and I […]
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 […]
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 […]