Activities And Events In Oxfordshire 17th-18th November 2018

I have to say it’s a bit of a quiet weekend this week as far as public events in Oxfordshire is concerned.  Make the most of it though as those festive days out will be starting very soon!  Continue reading

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Places To Visit On A Rainy Day In Oxfordshire

We all know what the Great British weather is like.  There are plenty of rainy days all year round and as parents we all know how hard that can be on the kids.  They end up climbing the walls very quickly when we stay at home but where is best to head to on a wet day?  Here are my top places to visit on a rainy day in Oxfordshire. Continue reading

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Activities and Events In Oxfordshire 10th-11th November 2018

It’s been a bit chaotic here the last few weeks what with half term, Halloween, Dad of 2.5 starting a new job, oh and a certain little pregnancy announcement.  Our feet have barely touched the ground, let alone my backside hit a seat!  Continue reading

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Kids Stocking Filler Ideas

One of the most exciting things for me at Christmas was always waking up to find my stocking on the end of my bed filled with little packages.  There’s something so lovely and nostalgic about a stocking isn’t there?  I always remember one of my favourite stocking gifts being a bottle of Spice Girls deodorant!  Random but true!  Here are a few kids stocking filler ideas for you….

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No Tricks – We’re Expecting!

So the blog has been a bit quiet recently.  Quite frankly I have been absolutely shattered and crashing straight in to bed every night rather than writing up blog posts. There’s a good reason for it though…… Continue reading

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How To Encourage Your Child To Read

Just recently we had been really struggling to get our 8 year old daughter Lois to read.  We tried all sorts of books and just couldn’t seem to find anything that interested her.  I have a rule that they need to read 2 pages of a book each day (more if they wish).  Their school expects them to read each day as part of their homework.  Even 2 pages was a struggle though. Continue reading

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House Of Fun Half Term Holiday Camp

House of Fun is a holiday camp which is created and run by teachers at Thomas Reade Primary School in Abingdon.  They are very excited to announce that in October half term the holiday camp is ‘going green!’ with its new sustainability initiative. Continue reading

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October Half Term 2018 Events In Oxfordshire

Can you believe it’s half term already?!  We love Autumn and all the fun of Halloween.  Check out our list of October half term 2018 events across Oxfordshire and beyond to keep you and your family entertained.  There’s so much to choose from it’s hard to decide what to do! Continue reading

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Top Deals For Days Out October 2018

So October half term is nearly here and we all love to save a few pennies on our days out right? !  Here are my top deals for days out in October 2018. Continue reading

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Activities & Events In Oxfordshire 6th-7th October 2018

There’s lots of fun family events in Oxfordshire this weekend to enjoy with your family.  Whether it’s trains, museums, autumn activities or maybe a show.  Whatever you get up to have a fab time! Continue reading

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