As we near the end of our Easter holidays, it’s hard to believe it’s already over. I am a little jealous that most people have another week, but then again I may be slightly excited too! We can’t complain, we have done loads and the weather on the whole has been great. Here in Yorkshire there are so many lovely places to visit, that don’t cost a lot or even… View Post

The glorious weather of this weekend was the perfect taster of things to come.  Walks on the beach, spontaneous BBQ’s, and days where you lose all sense of time just wandering and enjoying the ordinary moments of life in the sun. I love to watch the kids on the beach; toying with the waves, rolling in the sand and collecting everything they deem to be precious.  They are mini beach… View Post

On Saturday we headed up to Dalby forest in North Yorkshire for a lovely family walk with a twist, as it was also a chance to try out the latest App from The Forestery commission “Gruffalo Spotters“! Whilst the sun was shining and we were looking forward to a lovely walk, the fact we were taking the ipad out just felt so weird to me and I wasn’t sure if… View Post

Last Saturday morning we had the wonderful opportunity to go along to the SEALIFE sanctuary in Scarborough for the grand unveiling of their latest resident “Babs the Octopus”. It was a really lovely morning filled with exciting (and even comical) creatures at every turn, with of course the new mesmerising octopus-themed enclosure being a highlight! Octopus Hideout provides a real insight into the lives and unique habits of these incredible cephalopods… View Post