Barry Sidings Country Park

Barry Sidings

Barry Sidings Country Park near Trehafod in Pontypridd is one of our favourite places to take the children too. It’s perfect on a summers day as well as autumn walks. You could easily spend the day there, it is much more than just a park. You have the recently refurbished Barry Sidings café, which serves […]

Arty Cooks, Cowbridge

This weekend we attended our first cooking class with the kids. Arty cooks (also known as confident cooks) is based in the village hall in Aberthin in Cowbridge. Rebecca is the lovely lady who runs the classes. When we arrived she greeted us and gave the kids some chef’s hats! All of the equipment was laid […]

Wales National Air Show: Swansea Bay 2018

Following on from my 18 Summers Post I have been inspired to try to take the children out as much as I can. Usually on weekends we go for walks or to the park, they enjoy it as we have a fantastic park and lake near us but I want them to experience new events. […]

Our First Family Holiday Abroad – Alicante

I longed to take my children abroad for a holiday for so long. It’s so much different to a staycation. There’s the excitement at the airport watching the planes taking off and landing and then there’s the excitement of actually flying on the plane. Then getting off and having the heat wash over you. Checking […]

Things To Do Family Events Summer School Holidays 2018 In South Wales

The 6 week summer school holidays will soon be here. We have compiled a list of the top free and paid events that will be taking place in and around Cardiff. There’s something for all the family, so beat the boredom, get out, have some fun and make those memories! FREE EVENTS Isle of Fire […]

MonsterJam Cardiff 2018

Monster Jam Cardiff 2018 at Principality Stadium.   We headed into Cardiff City Centre for around 9am. The Pit Party was due to start at 10am so we wanted to make sure we arrived in plenty of time. We headed to our gate and we were only queuing for around 20 minutes before gates opened. […]

Airplane Travelling With Children

We have had many UK holidays as a family, we have been to Butlins, Bluestone and caravan holidays. This year however will be our first family holiday abroad. I’m excited as I haven’t been on an airplane for many years but it will be my children’s first time flying. It’s only a two/two and half […]

Top Tips For Travelling Without Your Children

How do you prepare your children when you are planning to leave them for a week? Ok so I don’t want any bad mummy comments; how can you leave your child and go on holiday without them?! Well my husband and I have never had a holiday just the two of us, we enjoy our […]