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A Big Holiday Reveal! We Are Going To Orlando

This is a super exciting blog post for me to create. It’s been in the making I suppose for months and months. I’ve mentioned it on my social media but today is the day I can openly talk about it. That’s the main reason I am writing this, I want to be completely transparent with you all ahead of this …

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Steps To Planning A Holiday

If you follow me on social media, you may know that we are heading off to Orlando very soon. It’s also very nearly the school summer holidays so it’s the perfect time to think about your next getaway. Whilst it’s fresh in my mind, I wanted to share my 5 steps for planning a successful holiday. Here they are: Step …

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A Cave Tour At Poole’s Cavern

Last days of holidays are the worst. You are sort of excited to get home to your own comforts but it’s bittersweet to leave somewhere that you have created many memories at. Pinelodge Holidays Darwin Forest was exactly that place for us. A real treasure with so much going on and a truly cosy place to settle down in the …

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Family Day Out To Chatsworth House

I’ve been pretty excited to get this post written and share it with you. Going to Chatsworth House was a bit of a “let’s see how it goes with the kids in tow” kind of day, where we expected moaning children. I could not have been more wrong, so here comes our experience of Chatsworth House. Chatsworth House is about …

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Travelling 5 Hours To The Peak District

It’s a little daunting deciding to pop your kids in a car and travel for nearly five hours. It could be a recipe for disaster but that’s exactly what we did over the Easter holidays. We had been excitedly invited to stay with Pinelodge Holidays Darwin Forest for the week. I promised myself that we wouldn’t overpack for this trip, …

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Family Holiday To Pinelodge Holidays Darwin Forest

Back in the summer last year we headed to BBC Countryfile Live for the first time. Whilst there we enjoyed scorching weather and the opportunity to chat to lots of different brands. A few months later we were kindly offered the chance to head to the Peak District and stay with Pinelodge Holidays. This post is a dedicated review of …

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Our Scrapbook Summer Holidays 2018 – Week 3

Behind the scenes I am mentally exhausted. I have so many blog posts in the line up whether they be collaborative content or personal ones from the summer holidays. I’ve taken so many photos and filmed so many clips. I’m drowning a little bit. It’s becoming quite a struggle to balance having a great time, keeping up with housework and …

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Our Scrapbook Summer Holidays 2018 – Week 2

I honestly have no idea where the past week has gone. It’s been a week full of so much fun and many adventures. In case you missed our first Summer Holiday Scrapbook here is the link to it. I hope you’ll come back each Sunday to find out what we’ve been up to. Sunday 29th July 2018 We went to …

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Our Scrapbook Summer Holidays 2018 – Week 1

Welcome to our summer scrapbook! It’s our first Sunday of the school summer holidays although technically we’ve already had two full weeks with P3. I thought it would be a great idea to create a roundup style post of each week of our holidays. The aim is to just showcase one photo from each day of the week with a …

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Our Bank Holiday Weekend

I hadn’t even realised it was Bank Holiday weekend until someone reminded me there was no school on Monday. The girls were due to spend the weekend with my Mum in Essex, I hadn’t realised it was going to be a long weekend. Hubby and I met my Mum half way, at Ikea Thurrock. After saying our goodbyes to the …

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Our Last Day – IOW 2018

Last days are always bittersweet. I always get butterflies and nerves. Anticipation of the reality hitting when we reach our own front door and also the real want to cram as much in for the last few hours as possible. Is packed up most of our bits the night before. It made our more much less stressful which is something …

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Picking Our Own Pearls At Isle Of Wight Pearl – IOW 2018

I can’t believe I’m still writing these posts over two weeks after our actual trip! Life has been crazy which hopefully I’ll get round to writing about soon. I sort of miss my personal blog posts. Finally the sun was shining, typically for our last full day on the island. There was blue skies over our caravan at The Orchards …

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Carisbrooke Castle & JR Zone – IOW 2018

It was a rather windy and wet night at The Orchards Holiday Park. It definitely made getting ready for the day much harder than it would have if it was warm and bright. Breakfast was fed to the girls as usual – usual being three different breakfast options and then we headed out of the holiday park for another day …

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Easter Fun At Tapnell Farm Park – IOW 2018

We woke pretty early after a full first night of sleep at The Orchards Holiday Park. The birds were singing and the sun rose over the countryside so beautifully. I took the time to cook porridge as requested by P2 and whilst Hubby had a snooze I began to edit the first vlog. Easter Fun At Tapnell Farm Park – …

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