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Bike Rides In Dawlish Warren

The weekend has whizzed by – again! We had a lovely time of pottering around and not really doing a great deal, I love weekends like that. The children have been really into riding their bikes so we headed over to Dawlish Warren for a ride along the beach followed by face paints and a …

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Halloween Activities In Devon

I realise it is only September but I love Halloween, even more so now I have children. However I’m always stuck for ideas on places to visit and activities to do with the children. My ideal Halloween would be picking our own pumpkins at a cute farm, apple bobbing, decorating the whole house inside and …

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Weekend Adventures – Exeter Museum & Exmouth

We survived the first week back to school, I had forgotten how tired the children would be after a long day at school. We didn’t have any specific plans for the weekend as the week had been so busy. SATURDAY We decided to take the children to Exeter for an explore around the Royal Albert …

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Autumn in August?

I know everyone is moaning about the weather but seriously is it autumn in August? It doesn’t feel right donning my Chelsea boots, check shirt and jacket, I love this attire but not during summer. We had plans to visit Haldon Forest today and go to the Orange Elephant for ice creams and a stroll …

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Days Out – Puxton Park, Somerset

We spent a lovely day at Puxton Park last Sunday celebrating the park’s 10th Anniversary. If you haven’t visited Puxton Park before (like us) then here is the lowdown. Puxton Park is based in Somerset approximately half a mile from Junction 21 M5. The park offers a fun filled all-weather day out for the entire family, …

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Bloggers Day At Ocean, Exmouth

I was very lucky to be invited to a Bloggers Day at Ocean, Exmouth a week ago. Charlie joined me on the trip as it is a firm favourite of ours, we have enjoyed many a birthday party and soft play date at Ocean so I knew it would be a great day. If you’ve …

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Weekend Adventures – Bystock Pools, Budleigh Salterton

We had a slow paced morning on Saturday we decided to take the children for a wonder in the woods at Bystock Pools, Budleigh Salterton. I have heard so many local people talking about the pools but have never been myself. I thought they would be hard to locate but as it turns out they …

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Weekend Adventures – Exmouth Beach & Exeter Quay

What a cracking weekend it has been here in Devon, the sun has been shining on us and I’m happy to report that Amelie is well on the road to recovering from her illness last week. Saturday As it was such a nice day yesterday we took an impromptu trip to Exmouth beach, which is …

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Paulos Circus – Topsham, Exeter

We love visiting Paulos Circus and have been many times before, it is a traditional family fun show that just gets better each time you visit.  I was extremely excited to be invited to the opening night of the all new #HereTodayTour at Darts Farm, Topsham. As we have seen the show before I was expecting …

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Quality Time – Budleigh Beach, Devon

It has been scorching in Exmouth and whilst it was far too hot to be outside yesterday, today was a little cooler. I planned to take Charlie out for the morning to Budleigh beach as we had not been there since the winter. I really wanted to spend some quality time with him away from …