Outdoor fun

Word of the Week – Adventures

Hubby has had a few days off work this week and so we’ve been enjoying being away on a little holiday together and having some I’ll be blogging more about…

Jessica and Sophie with their cousins standing by the Snake on the Gruffalo trail at Alice Holt Forest

The Gruffalo Trail

Four cousins took a stroll through the deep, dark wood The girls saw a fox; by a tree the fox stood “Where are you going to, cousins so smiley? Are…

Treasure Trail – Chalfont St Peter

Whenever my sister and nieces come to stay, we always try and get out and about and find places to visit. After treating ourselves to a day out at Legoland,…

Book Bench Challenge part 3 – Riverside Trail

Having completed the City trail and almost completed the Greenwich trail – it was time to set off on the Riverside Trail and find the book benches situated along the…

Four cousins go to Legoland

With my twin sister and her two daughters having come to stay for a few days, we thought we’d have a day out and take all four girls to Legoland…

Book Bench Challenge part 2 – Greenwich Trail

With the sunny weather continuing, we decided to embark upon another one of the Books About Town trails and find the book bench sculptures around Greenwich. We started at Greenwich…

Me, Jessica and Sophie at benches #8 (Brick Lane), #9 (Bridget Jones), #10 (Jacqueline Wilson) and #11 (Mary Poppins)

Book Bench Challenge – City Trail

We love getting out and about as a family and having a challenge. In previous years, hubby and I have visited the seven wonders of the British waterways, and over…

Jessica having a picnic with her toys in the garden

Enjoying the sunshine: simple pleasures

One of the best things about the summer is being able to spend so much time outside, going out and about or just spending time in the garden. The girls…

Outings - this week's word of the week

Word of the Week 27/06/14 – Outings

This week, we’ve been making the most of the sunshine and enjoying a few outings. Last Saturday, we had a fabulous day out at Peppa Pig world with some of…

The view along the river with trees either side

A lovely Sunday afternoon with friends

We took a little detour on the way home from our church weekend to visit one of the remaining gold postboxes left on our gold postbox challenge list. We’ve visited…