The Brit Mums Brilliance In Blogging Awards 2018

Lot’s of my regular readers will know that I started this blog as a hobby almost 2 years ago to share our days out and travels in the hope that it would help inspire families who were looking for adventures.  We have always been an active family who love to visit different attractions and people would always ask me questions about them, wanting to know more.  The blog seemed a perfect way of sharing first-hand honest reviews with as many people as possible.  And so Mum of 2.5 was born! Continue reading

lilian taking photo on skyline

The Alternative Selfie

Sharp Shots Photo Club, along with Nikon School and The Royal Photographic Society have just launched a photography challenge with a difference.  Children aged 7-15 years are being asked to capture images that show who they really are, rather than just the usual selfie.  Intrigued?

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cody learn to swim

How To Help Your Child Learn To Swim

School’s finished and lots of us are heading off on our holidays this Summer.  Thousands of holiday makers choose a destination with a swimming pool as one of their top priorities. It’s therefore easy to see why parents are keen to teach their children how to swim.    But how should you go about it? Continue reading