Charity letters from Santa

If you haven’t organised a letter from Santa yet, and you’d like one to arrive in the post that you haven’t written, then why not order one from a charity? It is a win-win situation. You get a fab letter in the post for your little one (or not so little one) and you donate…

The Elf of Brotherly Love this Advent 

Last year, we had lots of fun with our elf in the run up to Christmas day. He did lots of silly things to make my eldest smile each morning! This year, he’s got a different agenda. This year, each morning he’s going to give my boys an activity to get them doing something nice…

Rainy Day Baking Fun with Betty Crocker

We were recently invited to try out some baking kits from Betty Crocker by #TheInsidersUK. We love baking in the this house, and often do it from scratch using one of our favourite recipe books. But we also love using kits – they are prefect for those unplanned baking sessions. When you might not quite…

The Magic of Bedtime Stories

A few weeks ago we were invited to watch Upswing’s Bedtime Stories at the Gulbenkian in Canterbury. We’d seen the promotional video… Bedtime Stories by Upswing – Trailer from Circus City on Vimeo. …so knew a bit about the production but nothing could have prepared us for the magic of stepping in to an auditorium faced…

Fresh Air and Fun at Reculver

When we heard that a new play area had opened at Reculver Country Park we decided a visit was in order! And it didn’t disappoint… These photos shows just a part of the play area. There is more equipment to play on which kept our 19 month old and 5 year old very happy. The Visitor’s Centre…

A Beautiful Day Out at Quex Park

Many, many years ago I went to the Powell Cotton Museum at Quex Park as a field trip at University. I can remember the trip vividly and it reminds me of my university days. So I always enjoying visiting Quex Park 🙂 Over the summer, they’ve got fun ‘Around the World’ themed workshops. On the…