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All hail! England’s Medieval Festival! WIN tickets

All hail! England’s Medieval Festival! WIN tickets

 And now for something completely different… We love a good castle in our family. The kids are fascinated by history and when we are not camping in a field somewhere or at a festival we spend lots of time visiting…

To strike or not to strike? Let our Kids be Kids

To strike or not to strike? Let our Kids be Kids

It’s all gone crazy! Life seemed so much simpler when I was a kid. You went to the local school, played out in the street with the local kids till it got dark, and never was there a mention of exams…

Funk The Format Festival is coming Brighton

Funk The Format Festival is coming Brighton

Last year we checked out Funk The Family Festival right on our doorstep in Brighton (well Hove actually). Part of England’s largest arts festival, Brighton Fringe, the one day family event was a huge success and is back again this…

Taming the tantrum – one glitter shake at a time

Taming the tantrum – one glitter shake at a time

As a parent, learning how to effectively discipline your kids can be pretty tough. The mind jar glitter shaker can be a great solution because your child will begin to associate it with a time to relax and calm down.…

Earth Hour 2016 19th March 8.30-9.30

Earth Hour 2016 19th March 8.30-9.30

For those that don’t know, Earth Hour is this Saturday 19th March. We will be joining millions of people across the world by turning off the lights for an hour at 8.30. (I might even manage to turn the WiFi…

Want to be Chilled in a Field?

Want to be Chilled in a Field?

Chilled in a Field has been right at the top of our bucket list for several years now but one thing or another keeps getting in the way. 2016 is going to be our first year to get totally Chilled…

Festival safety for teenagers

Festival safety for teenagers

I read an article the other day about top safety tips for teenagers at festivals and got so cross with it I felt I had to have a rant. (Not like me, I know!)

Kuta Beach House Holiday Cottage Sussex

Kuta Beach House Holiday Cottage Sussex

We’ve just returned from possibly the best holiday cottage I’ve stayed in here in the UK. Ticking all the boxes for me, Kuta Beach House in Bracklesham Bay is a perfect place for a luxury spa break with friends or…

WIN a Wild Weekend at Elderflower Fields Festival

WIN a Wild Weekend at Elderflower Fields Festival

This May Elderflower Fields Festival celebrates it’s 5th birthday and it’s going to be wild! We’ve got a family ticket worth over £300 for someone to WIN and take part in their biggest party yet.