From free days out to fantastic family Jubilee events, here are our top days out in and around the East Midlands in May Half Term.
For a family weekend away or a staycation with a difference, the Explorer Glamping at Chessington World of Adventures is a great option! Find out more here…
Are you looking to take your family to a weekend music festival, but unsure where to start? Here’s my list of festival weekenders in 2022
Whether you’re heading on holiday, to the park, a festival or a garden, check out our top 5 sun protection ideas for kids here ahead of Sun Awareness Week.
From Easter egg hunts through and water sports adventures through to mini golf and snowsports, there really are some great days out in the East Midlands with the family this Easter.
Check out just some of the things you can do at an off-peak Zootastic sleepover at Chessington World of Adventures.
Check out our review of the 5-in-1 Outdoor Measure Mate from Learning Resources UK (gifted).
If you’re looking for an award-winning Learn to Cycle course, look no further than Mini Bikers.
If you’re looking for a friendly and welcoming football club for women or girls in Leicester or Leicestershire, look no further than Epworth Forest FC. Find out more here.
Check out our review of the GeoSafari Jr Talking Wildlife Camera from Learning Resources UK and the Good Play Guide (gifted).
Our review of the Chessington World of Adventures at Christmas event and Father Christmas sleepover.
Here are some of our top places to visit with the kids during the school holidays between Christmas and New Year, in and around Leicestershire and the Midlands.
Here’s our review of the Christmas in Leicester city centre activities and events for 2021.
Check out our review of the beautiful Jaques of London Wooden Noughts & Crosses game.
Here are just a few of our favourite small businesses, with some beautiful crafts and activities that we know you’ll love this Christmas!
Check out our review of Sundown Adventureland at Christmas including the Night Before Christmas ride.
For a gift idea that will be played with again and again, check out Geomag, with magnetic building toys suitable for kids of all ages.
Check out our full review of the Fuzzikins Home Makers and Cozy Cats sets.
Check out some of our top gift ideas for kids who love adventures, from stocking fillers and activity ideas through to useful items for explorers of all ages.
Find out more about our unique night away in a cabin at Cwtch Cabins & Camping, Ledbury.
This was our first time at the Alpine Adventure Park in Dorset and we could not wait to check it out. Here’s our review.
Check out our review of these fantastic wooden, plastic-free games from Jaques of London that are great for gifts for children of all ages.
Lily now has a new best friend, Charlie the Puppy thanks from Little Live Pets. Find out more here!
The brand new Halloween Farm at Cattows Farm for 2021 has completely blown us away! We had an incredible day out – read on to find out more…
Find out more about camping & glamping at Purple Badger in Leicestershire.
(gifted) We were super excited to review the MagiCoders from Learning Resources UK – it really would make a fantastic fun and educational gift for preschool and primary age kids.
Ideas for indoor days out with the family around Leicester, the East Midlands and beyond.
From Christmas markets and meeting Santa to magical lights, train journeys and family-friendly festive events, there are plenty of fun events already being announced for 2020. With tickets often limited this year, it’s worth booking up early!
The Ninja Warror UK Adventure Park in Leicester is a great day out for all the family, whatever the weather. Here’s our review…
Here’s our full review of Spring Wood Pop Up Campsite near Cannon Hall Farm & Barnsley.
Check out our full review of 5 on the Farm festival at Cannon Hall Farm in Yorkshire.
From pumpkin picking to half term Halloween & autumn fun in and around the East Midlands, here’s my top picks for family days out this October!