Family fun and money saving with the Family and Friends Railcard

*Post sponsored by National Rail  Our son Olly is at that age where he loves an adventure especially when train travel is a part of said adventure. Last week National Rail invited us to have an adventure on one of their trains down to London…

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More Treat Than Trick // Halloween at Drayton …

Last Sunday the boys and I were invited along to Drayton Manor to experience their More Treat Than Trick event which is on across half-term until 1st November. Olly has been asking to go back to Drayton Manor for months now so we packed a…

Great Brick Safari comes to Twycross Zoo

Earlier today we were invited to spend the day at Twycross Zoo, in Warwickshire to check out the Great Brick Safari. Over 70 lifesize LEGO® animals have been dotted around the zoo for fans young and old to explore. The exhibition is on from today…

Having an ODDBODS day out in Bournemouth

Last week we were invited to spend the day in Bournemouth with the ODDBODS and National Express. Olly’s a big fan of the children’s television programme the ODDBODS, and if you’ve not heard of them before, they’re seven little ‘odd’ characters who are all friends…

A visit to Woburn Safari Park // #ShakeTesters

If you ask Olly for ideas of a day out he’d like to do, he’ll almost always give us an answer that includes a form of transport (trains, planes, buses he’s not too fussy) or animals. He loves seeing animals especially ones that are a…

Character breakfasts at Cadbury World // Review

Last weekend we were invited to enjoy breakfast with a spot of chocolate at Cadbury World in Birmingham. Cadbury World are hosting character breakfasts throughout July and we were invited to enjoy breakfast in the company of four iconic Cadbury characters; Freddo (the frog), the…

All aboard with National Express West Midlands

As a family, we love days out and adventures. Most of these adventures are ones we pack the car up for and go off exploring and others, we like to take advantage of public transport to get us from A to B and are much…