When we were invited along to Carter’s Steam Fair at Maldon's Promenade Park, I was instantly captivated by the history and creativity of it all. It's a traditional vintage fair, with rides and stalls from the 1890s to 1960s and is a million times more fun and beautiful than more modern fairs I've been to … Continue reading All the Fun at the Fair
I am always after cheap days out with the kids - with two young children at home with me, costs add up pretty quickly. So when I saw the price of Hadleigh Rare Breeds Centre, we obviously had to have a mooch. The layout of the farm is perfect if you've got to keep your … Continue reading Best farm in Essex?
So, if you've been following our renovation story over at That Little Home, you'll know that we recently stayed away for a few days while the kitchen ceiling was knocked down and pipework moved. It was all booked in pretty last minute but luckily I stumbled across Palmeira Court, a holiday rental property in Westcliff, Essex on … Continue reading Oh we do like to be beside the seaside…
So Christmas is done and dusted, we've toasted in the new year so it is time to start planning ahead! We are taking on a big house renovation this year so I definitely need a holiday or two to look forward to. Clickstay is currently my favourite website to browse stunning holiday homes across the globe and … Continue reading AD | Top 3 Holiday Destinations for Families
We've been thinking long and hard recently about whether to go abroad with the children (aged 4 and 1) or to have a UK holiday and decided to leave boarding a plane with two little ones until they're a teeny bit older. I know LOADS of people do it and it's probably a breeze but … Continue reading Top Tips for Glamping with Kids