Howl-o-ween at Paradise – a spooky good time at Paradise Wildlife Park

paradise wildlife park

Growing up one of my favourite places to visit with my Mum was Paradise Wildlife Park in Broxbourne Woods, Hertfordshire. I clearly remember getting the bus with my Mum and Brother and the excitement of a fun filled day looking at the animals. Both Emmy and Harry love it here too and we have visitedRead more

Halloween on a budget with Poundland

This year we will be away for Halloween so haven’t bothered with the usual pumpkin carving and elaborate decorations,  however I did grab a few spooky trimmings to help decorate our caravan and to help the kids dress up for the party which will be held in the club house.   Obviously we need toRead more

Sexy Witch? Or the one where I appear in the Daily Mail!

Being a blogger is one of the strangest jobs sometimes, it is so mixed and diversified that from one day to the next I never know what will appear in my inbox – and I love that.  Last week I was sent a survey which had been carried out by on Halloween costumes.  They hadRead more

Guest Post: Bringing the animal out in your little one this Halloween – a face painting guide

  Discover your children’s wild side this Halloween with animal themed fancy dress and these easy to follow guides to face painting. Halloween is fast approaching and you haven’t created a costume for your son or daughter yet. What can they be? A witch, Frankenstein or maybe a ghost? We know: turn your little onesRead more

Spooky Halloween – not here!

I’m not really a Halloween fan if I’m honest. We never really did it at home growing up. Maybe once or twice when I was older we went trick or treating with friends but dressing up in scary outfits and decorating the house with spooky decorations definitely wasn’t done in our house. That maybe whyRead more

Paper Mache Pumpkin – Our Craft Fail

We are always inundated with Trick or Treaters as our house is an end of Terrace the road side of a busyish street. Usually I buy a large pot of sweeties from the Supermarket and leave by the front door ready for the door bell. This year Emmy and I have been making a PaperRead more