Category: Travel

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Crealy Great Adventure Park, Exeter

We decided to spend Sunday funday at Crealy Great Adventure Park, Devon last weekend. Mr K had been working for 20 days straight and we needed a proper family day out to let loose and have some fun with the children. As always with these great plans the weather was not on our side, in fact …

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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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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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Birthday Weekend – Plymouth Adventures

We spent the weekend in Plymouth celebrating Amelie’s and my birthday early. Instead of throwing a big party like we did last year we decided to book a hotel and spend some time as a family – it was brilliant! We chose the Jurys Inn, Plymouth as it was close to the shopping centre and …

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Weekend Adventures – Beach, Church & Somerset

The children broke up for the Christmas holidays on Friday as did Mr K, I have them all home for 2 weeks – magic! Last week saw a sickness bug, croup, 2 coughs, 2 colds, an infection, antibiotics and 2 bottles of calpol. I was more than ready for the weekend. Saturday Our first stop …

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Hendra Holiday Park – Newquay, Cornwall Adventures

We have just returned from a lovely weekend break at Hendra Holiday Park in Newquay, Cornwall. This was our annual Halloween break we do through the Sun newspaper, this year we chose Hendra. It was a really nice park with excellent facilities and fab entertainment, the children loved the Halloween disco and taking part in the …

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Pumpkin Picking – Days Out In Devon

Ever since the children were born I have wanted to visit an authentic pumpkin patch to pick our own pumpkins and take cheesy photos. I’ve searched high and low to find one in Devon but have never been successful… until now. I first heard about Lifton Farm Shop when I read a post by 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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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, …