Category: Days Out

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Weekend Adventures – House Hunting & Hair Cuts

We didn’t have any real plans for the weekend apart from house hunting. We had 6 houses to view on Saturday which by the end of the day our heads were scrambled, we stopped off at a beautiful pub for a drink. I chose an Espresso Martini, Mr K had a beer and the children …

Children, Days Out

Half Term Fun In The Rain – Bicton Park Botanical Gardens, Devon

Half term means one thing – rain! Isn’t it typical that it always rains during the school holidays? I wasn’t going to let it defeat me today, usually we stay in and get the crafts out but I really fancied getting out and about this morning. I rallied the children up, we popped our wellies …

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Glamping at Andrewshayes Holiday Park, Devon

I have never been camping, I’m not really an outdoorsy type of person – I’m too high maintenance for that (not even sorry). Glamping however is a fairly new craze that I had heard about a year or so ago and consists of sleeping in a wooden glamping pod which has electricity and beds. Now …

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New Rides, Grand Preview Peppa Pig World, Paultons Park

Today is the grand opening of two brand new rides at Peppa Pig World, Paultons Park. We were lucky enough to be invited for a sneak preview last weekend of The Queen’s Flying Coach Ride and Grampy Rabbit’s Sailing Club and boy what a day it was!! Background If you’ve never heard of Peppa Pig …

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May Bank Holiday Weekend Adventures

Hello, how are we all? I really hope you had a fantastic bank holiday weekend, wasn’t the weather absolutely amazing! I cannot believe how lucky we were to have 3 full days of scorching hot sunshine, what a difference it makes to the weekend and to everyone’s mood. We made the most of our time …

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Chin, Chin – Gin Festival 2018, Torquay

Gin for the win, they say! What better way to find out what your tipple is than to attend a festival especially for gin lovers. I’ve only ever been to a chilli festival in my time so I was excited to have been invited to The Gin Festival 2018 held in Torquay, Devon. This is …

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The Big Sheep Family Attraction, North Devon

Whenever we plan a day out as a family to an attraction it always rains, and last weekend was no exception. We were kindly invited to spend the day at The Big Sheep in North Devon – the all weather attraction. I have to admit I was kind of discouraged by the rain and thought …

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Weekend Adventures – Driving Lesson & Mother’s Day

My weekend kick started on Friday night, I went out for dinner with a couple of my mummy friends. It was lovely to have a chit chat out of the playground, enjoy a glass (or two) or wine and munch on our dinner without having to share our food or entertain little people. Saturday I …

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Weekend Adventures – Torquay, Coffee & New Shoes

So it was the first weekend of February, we made it through the January blues. Both of my two are so ready for half term which is at the end of the week, I’m certainly ready for slow paced mornings and no school runs – yippee! Saturday We were up super early on Saturday which …