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Giggling Squid Windsor – Review

I had the pleasure of dining at the Giggling Squid in Windsor recently, with a lovely view looking out directly onto Windsor Castle.  The Thai food restaurant opened in Windsor in July 2018 and is one of the latest…

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Watercress Line ~ Day Out With Thomas (Review)

The Mid Hants Railway, known as The Watercress Line,  is a preserved steam railway in Hampshire, operating steam trains across four authentic stations.   Recently, we were invited back to The Watercress Line to enjoy a Day Out With Thomas for…

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Review and Giveaway: Willow and Wild Box

Willow and Wild Box ​is a personalised, monthly subscription box for 3 – 8 year olds, delivered straight through your letterbox.  Packed full of craft, gardening, cooking and outdoor activities, your creative explorers can play and learn about nature.…

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Summer 2018: Our Bucket List

This summer bring’s a family first for us, our first school summer holiday.  Jack has finished his first full term at pre-school, and we are already speeding through the holidays.  Before Jack broke up from school, I wrote down…

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Bluestone Wales: Our Magical Adventures

Bluestone National Park Resort, a free-range holiday resort, full of adventure for all the family.  From the moment we arrived, until the moment we headed home, Bluestone exceeded all our expectations.  We switched off from the digital world and…

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Review: World of Dinosaurs ~ Paradise Wildlife Park

The brand new World of Dinosaurs attraction, located at Paradise Wildlife Park and set in acres of woodland, is one of the UK’s biggest and most spectacular animatronic dinosaur attractions.…

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Flip Out Trampoline Park – Fun for all

Flip Out is the UK’s leading trampoline park operator and the fastest-growing in the world.  Young or old, full-time flipper or bouncing beginner, Flip Out have trampoline activities for everyone.…

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Newbury Soup Kitchen – Supporting the Homeless

The Newbury Soup Kitchen is a voluntary organisation providing help and support to the Newbury homeless community and those less fortunate than others.  Having stumbled across their organisation a couple of times on Social Media, and because of the current…

Autumn Bucket List: 20 Things To Do

Autumn Bucket List: 20 Things

To make sure that our Autumn is fun and action packed this year, Trevor and I have created a bucket list of things we would love to enjoy with the boys before Winter arrives.  A collection of 20 activities for…

Peppa Pig World at Paultons Park

Peppa Pig World at Paultons Park

Paultons Park – Home of Peppa Pig World is a family theme park located in the New Forest, Hampshire.  It has been voted as the No.1 UK theme park by TripAdvisor, Mumsnet and Which readers – for an unforgettable family…