Those of you who read my blog regularly will know we love the great outdoors. We are lucky enough to live by the sea, and often spend days at the beach. We live in the glorious Devon countryside, so weekends are often spent Gruffalo hunting in the forest or having… View Post

Apparently, over the course of a lifetime, Brits spend an average of £30,000 looking after their gardens. That seems quite a lot of money for a few plant pots, replacing your lawn mower every few years and perhaps putting up some decking or a shed! Something we’re not splashing out… View Post

With the growing variety of Halloween activities available throughout the country, camping gives you the opportunity to experience them all. Whether you are jumping from place to place to get your fill of the scariest events, or are settling in one place for a relaxed weekend of trickery; I have… View Post

Did you know children now spend 6 hours or more on screens every day? That’s a 50% increase from 1995. It’s quite a shocking thought really isn’t it? 6 hours is almost a full school day, or the best part of a family weekend. Center Parcs want to change this… View Post

Dixie’s back this Halloween with more spooky fun for your little monsters, in the sequel to ‘Daddy I’m a Zombie! Just when everything was going so perfectly for Dixie back at school, her old zombie friends, Gonner and Isis, show up with bad news: The wicked Nebulosa is leading the… View Post

We have a fantastic little family friendly place not far from us. The World of Country Life has loads of attractions for everyone to enjoy, and it is a really lovely day out. With lots of outdoor fun, such as the deer safari, petting farm, birds of prey centre and huge outdoor… View Post

I was very pleased to receive an email recently asking me to be an official Toys R Us Toyolgist. I was sent The Game of Life – Fame edition to try out. I remember playing the original Game of Life as a child – it was always a family favourite,… View Post