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Christmas Gift Guide for Toddlers 2017 - The Love of a Captain Blog

Christmas Gift Guide – Toddler Gifts 2017

Wondering what to get your toddler for Christmas?  To help with some ideas, I’ve put together some of my favourite gifts for toddlers this year.  Everything you’ll find in our Toddler Gift Guide has been put to the test by…

Advent Calendars for all the Family 2017 - The Love of a Captain blog

Advent Calendars for all the Family

Advent calendars are not just about 24 squares of chocolate these days.  Christmas 2017 sees advent calendars aplenty for all the family.  Something festive for everyone – makeup, food, toys, rum and even…

Our October Roundup - 5 Things I Loved

Our October Roundup ~ 5 Things I Loved

October has been a super fun and busy month for us.  We’ve been lucky enough to enjoy some brilliant family days out and have met some of our favourite TV characters too.…

My First Thomas and Friends Railway Pals - The Love of a Captain blog

My First Thomas and Friends Railway Pals

The new My First Thomas & Friends Railway Pals range is perfect for little Thomas & Friends fans.  Jack and Hudson love anything to do with Thomas and the new Destination Discovery playset has been a huge hit with them…

Our August Roundup - 5 Things I Loved

Our August Roundup ~ 5 Things I Loved

Erm, how is it September already?  August came and went in the blink of an eye for us, but it was nothing less than epic for our family.…

Day Out With Thomas ~ The Watercress Line

We have two huge Thomas the Tank Engine fans in our house, and so when we heard about Thomas coming to The Watercress Line, we just had to surprise them.  We had been recommended to The Watercress Line by…

Day Out with Thomas

Jack’s Day Out With Thomas

We recently had a fantastic Day Out With Thomas at Didcot Railway Centre and wanted to share our fun with you.  If you have a small Thomas fan in the house, then this is an experience you won’t want them to miss.…

Haunted places in West Berkshire

When it comes to the paranormal, I am certainly a skeptic.  Although, whilst plenty of unsolved phenomena exists, can it really be ruled out?  I’ve always been intrigued by ghosts and haunted house stories and have been reading about alledged hauntings here…

When Jack met Thomas at Drayton Manor

Last weekend, we took Jack on a surprise trip to Drayton Manor’s Thomas Land.  He absolutely loves anything to do with Thomas and Friends, so we just knew that we would be in for a day to remember.…

40 before 40 – My Bucket List

With only 6 years to go until I turn the big 40, I have decided to write a bucket list of 40 things that I would like to do before I reach my next birthday milestone. …