Fireworks night at Alexandra Palace 2018 – Review

  I have the best memories of fireworks night at Alexandra Palace all those years ago when it was a free event. Crisp cool clear nights, an exciting buzz and the thrill that only a vivid shock of fireworks across the cityscape can give you. Over the last few years we’ve been very reserved with attending firework events. The littler displays suited our then, Baby Button who wasn’t that keen…

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Our best holiday ever!

  It’s that time of year when I start thinking about our holidays for next year. I always do. Because as soon as the chilly weather sets in, all I have on my mind is the sunshine and looking for the best possible places to go seek it. There’s something so delicious about soaking it all up. I’m not a sun worshiper by any means. But the sun always has…

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Making a splash with swimming nature

  *You may want to grab a cuppa for this one. It’s a bit long, but I wanted to give Swimming Nature the full and fair review that they deserve. If you are already looking to book, there’s a 10% off code at the bottom of this post.   I’ve been on the lookout for beginners children’s swimming lessons for sometime now. Little Button has always loved the water. Whether…

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Celebrating Afternoon Tea Week with Red Letter Days

    *Runs in* It’s afternoon tea week everyone! This has got to be one of our favourite themed weeks of the year because, well, two words. Tea and cake. In the same sentence! You can never go wrong with afternoon tea. Ever. This week we are celebrating #AfternoonTeaWeek with Red Letter Days. #Excited       What is Red Letter Days? Red Letter Days is a brilliant site where…

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A day out at Hatfield Park Farm, Hertfordshire

  I’ve been meaning to share this little gem for quite a while now. It’s one of those special finds that is so tempting to keep to yourself… but of course you really can’t! Have you heard of Hatfield House in Hertfordshire? Well, Hatfield Park Farm is part of the estate. Unassumingly tucked to the side, the farm makes a lovely escape for the little ones from the main house…

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A tasty trip to the Krispy Kreme Diner in North London

  We love finding unusual places to eat out. Which, to be honest, isn’t that hard in London. But I swear my heart skipped a beat (or 3) when we found this! The Krispy Kreme diner.     I’m sure there must be a few of these dotted around, but for some reason they have completely eluded us all. Well, that is until now! This one is tucked away in…

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Our Spring Bucket List 2018

  Spring is one of our favourite times of the year. It’s full of new life, longer days and sunshiney weather. Perfect for adventuring! Here’s what we’ve got planned.     Our Spring Bucket List 2018   Grow some fruit and vegetables We’re a bit late off the mark for this one because of the funny weather we have had. But, very soon we are going to get planting. Our…

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