The Story Museum Oxford 27th February 2017



The Story Museum in Oxford is one of the more unique museums out there. It is a fascinating and...More

#Vickstricks 12th February 2017



Don't let a cold ruin your holiday. We've got together with Vicks and...More

What to take on a self catering holiday 22nd May 2017



A knife sharpener and...More

Monkey World 29th January 2017



Fresh air, family time together and tons of Monkeys! Pretty standard for......More

Top Five Family Travel 2017 10th January 2017



Five well known top destinations and one wildcard......More

Ashmolean Oxford 30th October 2016



Recently we spent a family weekend in Oxford and high on our list of places to visit was the Ashmolean museum. The Ashmolean is a...More

Natural History Museum Oxford 27th October 2016



During a recent trip to Oxford we took a short stroll in search of dinosaurs…...More

Gordon's great escape 11th October 2016



Gordon’s great escape is the latest book by Supertato creators Sue Hendra and Paul Linnet and we were lucky enough to be...More

Start School with Topsy and Tim 20th September 2016



Recently Ladybird books have developed and released a number of Start School with Topsy and Tim books and we were delighted to be offered the chance to test them out...More

A day out with Thomas and Friends on the Watercress Line 14th September 2016



Thomas the Tank Engine is probably the most well-known train in the western world. He is unmistakable with his bright smile, blue paint and yellow...More

A day out a Cadbury World 7th September 2016



A cup of pure molten chocolate from the nations favourite chocolate maker was just one of the delights we enjoyed at Cadbury World...More

The great dog bottom swap 22nd August 2016



So as they went in - every dog, pooch and pup - They took off their bottoms and hung them all up...More

5 tips on bribing your kids for good behaviour 24th August 2016



We have all done it. You walk into that museum, or cathedral, or...More

Luge ride in Clecy - GoPro video 17th August 2016



GoPro video of me riding this family friendly ride at Clecy in Normandy. This ride is suitable for...More

Busy Bees in Half Term 12th June 2016



During this half-term Poppet and I had a fab Daddy-Daughter day and this included a trip to the Wyevale Garden Centre in Andover for Busy Bee week where Poppet got to plant, decorate and take home...More

New Zealand Pictures 17th May 2016




In ten days’ time some close friends of ours will take a very brave step in their life and move permanently with their two young children to New Zealand. While we are very sad to see them go we understand the drivers for their move and when I look back through some of our pictures from travels in New Zealand it is very easy to understand the pull of this beautiful and diverse country...More

Prepare your kids for flying 9th May 2016



You've set your out of office, packed your case, ordered the taxi and will soon be off to the airport for your summer holiday. But as you get nearer the airport or as you are getting on the plane your little ones suddenly flip out. Terrified, worked up and the last thing they want to do is get on that plane...More

Eating out with Children in France 13th April 2016



French children don't throw food, or do they?...More

Tips for flying with kids 14th Feb 2016



We are a family who like to make the most of our time together and enjoy travel and all it has to offer, but we are also practical and honest people and don’t want to paint a picture that travel is always easy and trouble free and especially with Children...More