What’s On Weekend 21st-22nd April South East

The kids are back to school after what felt to me like a very long Easter holiday.  They were certainly ready to go back and so was I!  The sun is now finally shining – yey!  Hasn’t it seemed like the longest, wettest winter ever?!  If you are looking for something to do this weekend then check out the events below.

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James And The Birthday Balloon – Book Review

We were very happy to be asked recently to review Nicola J Rowley’s latest children’s book James And The Birthday Balloon.  The book is a paperback illustrated story aimed at children aged 3-7 years. Continue reading

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A Day In Oxford To Celebrate Turning 30

Last week we enjoyed a day in Oxford as a family to celebrate my 30th birthday.  Although we only live a few miles away we have very rarely visited the city centre.  We decided this was our perfect opportunity to enjoy some shopping, eating and a bit of sight-seeing too! Continue reading

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Best Farm Parks In Oxfordshire And Beyond

Farm parks are always the highlight of any kids childhood.  As a parent it is one of the first places we thought of taking ours kids, long before the theme parks and bigger attractions came into our minds.  I often see people ask for recommendations of which ones to visit.  As a result I decided to compile this list of the best farm parks in Oxfordshire and the surrounding area.  Continue reading

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7 Reasons you HAVE to visit Bluestone

The lovely Helen who blogs at Twins, Tantrums and Cold Coffee very kindly agreed to write a post all about her recent family holiday to Bluestone, Wales.  With 3 children under 3 they put Bluestone to the test to see if it would hold up to being a ‘proper’ holiday.  Find out how they got on and what their favourite things were below.

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Kids Meal Deals This Easter Holiday

After February half term’s meal deal post being so popular it seems you guys like to eat out a lot?!  So here is the list of places offering kids meal deals this Easter Holiday.  Who are you taking with you? Continue reading

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Cornerstone Arts Centre Family Festival

We have been lucky enough that over the last few months we’ve seen several productions at the Cornerstone Arts Centre in Didcot (you can read our review of the Christmas production The Nutcracker and The Mouse King here The Nutcracker & The Mouse King).  All  of them were totally different but equally they were fantastic.  It really opened my eyes to children’s theatre and how much my kids loved being whisked away to a fantasy land for an hour or two.  Continue reading

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Easter Holiday Events In The South East 2018

The Easter holidays are upon us already!  This term has absolutely flown by hasnt it?!  We are looking forward to having time off to enjoy some family days out and there is certainly no shortage of Easter holiday events and activities over the next two weeks.  Check out the list at the bottom of the page for ongoing events as well as the individual daily events.  You’ll be spoilt for choice!

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