Our Disney on Ice Frozen Birmingham experience

On Tuesday, we were invited along to the Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham to see the opening show of Disney on Ice Frozen. We didn’t really know what to expect but was super excited as we love the film, and I’m not too cool (geddit?!) to admit…

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Spending a Mummy and Olly-day together

I don’t work Fridays and prior to Olly starting pre-school, our Fridays together would be my absolute favourite day of the week. It had the promise of a lazy lie in, a day to get all the little bits and bobs done, appointments scheduled and…

Five things to do at Dudmaston

Last weekend we drove over to beautiful Shropshire to visit one of the finest National Trust properties in the Midlands, Dudmaston Hall. Dudmaston is a beautiful country house near the village of Quatt, set in acres of rolling hills with views over the Shropshire countryside. The house…

Running through lavender

It was such a lovely day on Saturday we decided to hop in the car and go exploring. When we have a free day or just need some time to ourselves, we like to jump in the car and just drive. I had read about some…

A Sunday afternoon family rave with Big …

A couple of months ago, an email landed in my inbox and it was for something quite different. It was an invitation to a family rave with Big Fish Little Fish. At first I wasn’t so sure but after speaking to my music loving hubby, he…

Inspiring a new generation | Thank you Tim …

In a few short weeks, British astronaut Tim Peake will be returning back home to earth from his Principia mission on the International Space Station. Ever since Tim made his maiden flight into space back in December, we have all been amazed by how he’s…

Review: Emirates Aviation Experience and Emirates Air …

A couple of weeks ago, we spent the weekend in London seeing the sights and spending some quality time together as a family. Emirates Air Line had heard we were in the area and invited us down to North Greenwich to see the city from…