Things to do in Cornwall when you’re eight

There’s something just a little bit magical about Cornwall. Every time we clamber out of the car to a Cornish beach, or harbour, I feel a little bit like we’re in an entirely new country. The blue skies, sparkling seas, charming cottages lining steep hills curved around a cove –… View Post

Go Ape Junior at Grizedale – Review

If you’re looking for somewhere fun to go with the kids during the summer hols, then you might want to consider Go Ape at Grizedale, in the Lake District. We’ve been aware of Go Ape for a fair few years – every time we’re in one of those places with… View Post

Things to do at Legoland Windsor when you’re Eight

Legoland Windsor is our favourite theme park in the UK these days. Flea has outgrown the “little kid” areas in other theme parks but isn’t yet quite tall enough for the rollercoasters at the major theme parks. Legoland sits nicely somewhere in the middle – at eight, she’s big enough… View Post

Things to do on the Fylde Coast when You’re Seven

Being Northern means many things. First and foremost, we pronounce words like “last” PROPERLY, and we don’t believe in sharing our feelings in public, or any of that nonsense. It also means we have some of the country’s most lush green fields and sandy beaches on our doorstep. Granted, much… View Post