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How to make a camping fire candle

How to make a camping fire candle

I’ve wanted to make one of these for years. This really simple fire torch, also known as a Swedish fire log is a brilliant camping idea and great for festivals too.

Review: Bewilder Box Escape Room Brighton

Review: Bewilder Box Escape Room Brighton

A long time ago (the 80’s) in a town not too far away… The Bewilder Box initiative was born. Brighton’s newest and most exciting escape room yet! With the world falling apart and my Facebook feed full of doom and…

Our craziest family adventure of 2016

Our craziest family adventure of 2016

As summer draws to an end we’ve been reminiscing about our favourite family adventures of 2016. There have been so many fantastic times, but when I asked the kids what their most memorable adventure was, they both shouted BOOMTOWN!

Review: Project: Oggbots

Review: Project: Oggbots

  Fun, creative and educational. As parents, we’ll probably all agree this is what we look for in entertainment for our kids. We’ve just experienced Project: Oggbots from the brilliant not-for-profit Brighton arts company Root Experience, and it ticked all the…

Zombies! Quick and easy costumes

Zombies! Quick and easy costumes

One of the easiest fancy dress ideas to pull off last minute is the delightful zombie. Perfect for Halloween, or just a regular night out on the town. Here’s a few quick and easy zombie tips on entering the world…

Review: Handmade Mysteries in Brighton

Review: Handmade Mysteries in Brighton

A bizarre night out with a crazy lady in red. Last night I got all immersive with some wonderful creatures. I kissed a rabbit, stroked a skull, got down on my knees, and danced to Chris De Burgh.

Guilt-free shopping – 5 reasons to buy second hand

Guilt-free shopping – 5 reasons to buy second hand

Today I tried to go shopping for my eldest daughter’s birthday. Quickly racing through the scary world of tweens. She is very fashion conscious, and sadly a total victim of todays fast-paced consumer society. I struggle hugely to go guilt-free shopping but also give…

The Good Life Experience Festival 2016

The Good Life Experience Festival 2016

The Good Life Experience is a pretty new family friendly festival that we’ve just discovered. It’s held at the Hawarden Estate Farm Shop, Flintshire 16th – 18th September this year. It’s described as a back to basics festival with a…

Review: Eden Project Cornwall – Beyond Imagination

Review: Eden Project Cornwall – Beyond Imagination

We’ve recently visited the Eden Project in Cornwall for the first time in 10 years and it really is beyond imagination.

Review: BoomTown by Daisy aged 10 ¾

Review: BoomTown by Daisy aged 10 ¾

BoomTown is the best festival in the world! I LOVE BoomTown. It’s the most epical festival I have ever been to and I want to go every year for the rest of my life. Read my BoomTown family review: