Save money on days out this summer with National Rail

We all love a good day out but boy can they become rather expensive, add a few of those in the diary this summer and you could be weeping silently in a bid to entertain the children. First off, congratulations – you’ve survived the first half of the summer holidays and if you’ve still aRead more

Where To Go Climbing: The Best Centres In London for kids and families

On our last few holidays to Butlins the kids have tried climbing walls and loved it so much that it’s something I want to get them into properly, I’ve been looking into climbing centres in London for kids so they can carry on something which they love. Both Paul and myself used to climb regularlyRead more

Things To Do in London during the Heatwave

I have to say I am loving the summer weather especially for the fact the kids are just so happy to head outside and play – there is far less “I’m bored” and “what are we doing today?”, they happily jump into the pool or just play in the garden. With the summer holidays fastRead more

Shopping with kids in Tow at The Meadows Shopping Centre

The Meadows Shopping Centre

With half term fast approaching you may be planning all your fun days out with the children, the parks, zoo trips or maybe even the circus or perhaps you are planning for a week away on holiday. The last thing on your mind is taking them on a shopping trip with you – lets faceRead more

Getting Summer Ready on a Budget with The Meadows Shopping Centre

The Meadows Shopping Centre

It seems that most of us really did have a very sunny bank holiday weekend and for once the weather didn’t get the memo about it being a bank holiday. What a scorcher it was. Did you manage to get out and enjoy it? Of course, like many others it seems to have caught meRead more

Tiger Rock and The Land of the Tiger – Chessington World of Adventures

If you follow us on social media you will have noticed that we were guests of Chessington last weekend, invited along for the press opening of Tiger Rock, Chessington’s revamped and hugely made-over water ride (formerly Dragon Falls) which is set within the multi-million pound Land of the Tiger, a new addition to the parkRead more

A Lottery Themed Tour of London

London is one of the most beautiful cities in the entire world and people from all parts of the globe come to visit it every single year. From the Big Ben to the Tower of London, this city offers an endless supply of stunning monuments that could make anybody fall in love with this BritishRead more

Fun on a Party Bus and Petting Pigs

Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Today marked the launch of Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul on DVD and to help celebrate we were invited along to London to board a Party Bus to watch the movie in style. The kids both love Diary of a Wimpy Kid so were excited to be able to watch in styleRead more

A closer look at the Make Time 2 Play App

Summer holidays are great for spending quality time with your family, however the six-week period is a long time to think of various activities to keep the little ones entertained– particularly when you can’t rely on the British weather! So, if you’re running out of ideas for the rest of the summer break then haveRead more

Becoming tourists in our own city – a belated birthday treat

For Paul’s birthday this year I paid for him and a friends husband to shoot things and to throw weapons, buying him 2 Virgin Experience Day vouchers for a place which was around an hours drive away. They would be able to shoot targets with various types of guns, throw throwing stars, axes and aRead more