I was on my laptop like any regular day and a voice shouted out ‘just go’ as my hands jolted when I moved my mouse over to hit BOOK. I first grabbed us a pair of tickets to the Roman Baths, because our family had previously discussed going as my husband is very interested in ancient roman culture. I had a quick search on Booking.com and decided to book us for that night at a hotel in Milton Keys to start our roadtrip to The Cotswolds, Bath and Stonehedge all in one weekend! Continue reading Staycation Weekend: The Cotwolds, Bath and Stonehenge ROADTRIP
I love the beach! It always feels like a great way to recharge. I mean, rest and relaxation are good, but the beach provides more than that! It provides inspiration for the soul. And I’m not just talking about the adventure of exploring new things. I’m talking about the awe-inspiring beauty of it- when you feel compelled to cleanse all else from your mind and … Continue reading The Perfect Gulf Coast Escape at TradeWinds Island Beach Resort in St. Pete Florida
The holidays are fast approaching, and if you’ve been struggling to find that perfect gift for your travel companion, or looking to gift that families that can be seen to be here, there and everywhere.My son is now two years old and we fly at least two long hauls a year; so our packing list has evolved over the past few trips.I’ve created this list … Continue reading HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE FOR TRAVELING FAMILIES
We love staying with Hilton! When travelling often we tend to choose to commit to a brand we feel has the best benefits for families like ours. Feeling safe in our options knowing that we will receive a quality and a stay worthy of our money is important to us. While travelling with children can be a bit hectic…to say the least, having a rewards … Continue reading Save Money On Your Next Holiday with Hilton Honors !
We recently went on holiday to Haven’s Wild Duck Holiday Park. This isn’t a sponsored post but we were gifted accommodation, activities and food by the park. We stayed in a Platinum Luxury van with enclosed decking which overlooked the outdoor pool and playing field. Our van also had very modern furniture, a fireplace and two bedrooms with two bathrooms. Our van was very spacious … Continue reading A WILD time at Wild Duck Holiday Park- Belton, Norfolk a Family Weekender with Haven Holidays
We try as parents to always encourage our children to be adventurous, independent and imaginative while offering the safety of our presence and playfulness to help build their confidence. So when we found out that we have been invited to come to spend the day exploring at BeWILDerwood, Norfolk we couldn’t wait to play in the sunshine and the treetops in a safe environment for … Continue reading The Best of BeWILDerwood, Norfolk
As an American expat who has been living in the UK for about five years now, I have found myself struggling with culture shock, trying to make friends and motherhood. This is the reality of uprooting your life and moving abroad. If you move abroad it is a HUGE undertaking. It can be stressful and expensive but I found it was one of the most … Continue reading How to Up-Root Your Whole Life And Move To A Different Country…Without Going Crazy.
The last time we travelled with our son was when he was about 8 months old. We normally travel about once a year and thought we were quite experienced at the point we brought our child with us. But, travelling with children is a whole different ballpark. Reality Check 1: You will not be able to enjoy a movie or your meal. Yes, don’t expect … Continue reading Reality Check- International Travel with a Two Year Old
This was going to be our first official weekend break to Birmingham to attend my husband’s co-workers wedding. This was the first official ‘test’ run for the big travel event that would be eventually travelling on a plane for 8 hours to America, we tested it with a four-hour train journey with two transfers. Learning from the past weekend adventures we now feel confident about … Continue reading Traveling with a Baby- And How We Made It Easy