Category Archives: Days out

A Weekend at my Sisters

I say weekend but it was actually Sunday to Tuesday. We don’t have any holidays planned for this year so we’re making the most of the days out and we thought a couple of nights away would be that little … Continue reading

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What to do with the kids in the summer holidays for free

When you have kids the summer holidays can seem like they are never ending because it seems unless you pay for an expensive day out or holiday every day, the kids just never seem happy. I certainly can’t afford to … Continue reading

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Free days out in the West Midlands

Half term and the school holidays are always expensive when you have children. Not only do you have to try and entertain them all day every day, they are ALWAYS hungry so your shopping bills almost double. As a parent … Continue reading

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Warner Bros Studio Tour – The Goblet of Fire

We were kindly invited along to Warner Bros Studio Tour in London to see their special feature The Goblet of Fire running until the 23rd September. It was hands down the best day. I’ve been twice before but every visit … Continue reading

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10 ways to save money on holiday with children 

Having two teenagers, a 5 and 2 year old we have been on many many holidays and in that time I think I’ve got pretty good at how we spend our money. I don’t claim to be an expert but … Continue reading

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Days out in the Midlands

As half term is approaching (I know some of you are already on half term but ours is next week) I thought I would give you a list of some of our favourite places to visit to help you get … Continue reading

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Our Skegness Holiday

The last week of the school we had a 4 nights away to Skegness. We stayed at Parkdean Resorts in a caravan. It was a lovely a nice holiday and good to get away but the entertainment at our park … Continue reading

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In The Night Garden Live

On the 24th of July myself, teen daughter, Harry and Jack headed to Birmingham on the train to watch In The Night Garden Live. Both Harry and Jack are fans of the show so we’re super excited!  We got there … Continue reading

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1940’s Day at Black Country Living Museum

On Sunday the 16th of July myself, Tom, Harry, Jack, My Mum and step-Dad headed to the Black Country living Museum for a 1940’s day. It was actually on all weekend but we just went for the one day. It’s … Continue reading

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5 Things I discovered About Mcdonalds

On the 6th July I was invited to McDonald’s in Coventry (Walsgrave)  to have a look around and discover what was new and see the changes coming to the restaurant. I had a lovely afternoon chatting with some bloggers and … Continue reading

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