days out


Children’s Farm Park, Llanfair (REVIEW)

One of the advantages to growing up in a tourist area is that when you go back to visit, you’re never short on things to do. Whether it’s local attractions or a trip to the beach, it’s hard for SB to be bored around here. When we visited for her […]


Family Festival Fun At Geronimo!

January, we meet again. From where I’m writing, I can see out of the window. It’s cold, drizzly and grim… typical January weather. Memories of cosy, crisp December days feel like they happened a million years ago, and the warmth and sunshine of summer feels a lifetime away. I like […]


Sundays With SB #3 – Lazy Day

After a beautiful day out at Erddig National Trust gardens last weekend, this weekend has been a much more sedate affair. I’ve spent a lot of the weekend feeling pretty rubbish, so we’ve spent most of the weekend indoors – it’s been grim outside anyway, and SB still can’t quite […]


Family Day Out: Erddig Hall National Trust Property

Today we decided to get out of the house and do something! Our weekends are so precious now that I’m working through the week; so we really wanted to get out today and spend some time just the three of us. Erddig Hall is a National Trust property and gardens […]


Birthday Party, Part One!

With family spread out across the country, it was inevitable that SB’s birthday celebrations wouldn’t be able to take place on just one day. Today we’ve celebrated with my family, with a visit to a little farm park, and then a party with my extended family in the evening, which […]