Category: For kids & families

Five of the best camping destinations in Kent

This is a collaborative post: Kent is famous for its stunning English landscapes, dramatic white cliffs, historic castles, and bustling seaside resorts. Dubbed “The Garden of England”, this English county is a haven for nature lovers. Its lush green countryside is home to glorious gardens and scenic vineyards that produce …

Knockhatch Adventure Park review: Family days out in 2020

Disclaimer: We received complimentary entry to Knockhatch Adventure Park for our review, but words and pictures are mine. This weekend we took our third trip to Knockhatch Adventure Park in Hailsham, East Sussex. About a fifty minute drive from us in Kent, the first visit was four years ago when …

A half term visit to Barleylands Farm Park in Billericay, Essex

Disclaimer: We received free entry to Barleylands Farm Park in exchange for this review My daughter and I took a trip to Barleylands Farm Park back in September last year for a birds of prey experience. Recently, Barleylands Farm Park opened their new Nocturnal and Exotic House to the public. …

School holiday childcare sorted with Barracudas Activity Day Camps

Disclaimer: This post is written in collaboration with Barracudas Activity Day Camps, but words and pictures are are mine. I have said many times that as a freelancer – well, just as a parent actually – the school holidays can be tough! Since starting pre-school, my kids have thrived on …

Bedgebury at Christmas: The 2019 Bedgebury Pinetum Christmas light trail

Disclaimer: We went along to the Bedgebury Pinetum Christmas light trail for free in exchange for this review. Words and pictures are my own. On Saturday we visited Bedgebury National Pinetum and Forest in Goudhurst to experience the magnificent 2019 Christmas lights trail. We arrived around 5.30pm when it was …