Unless you have been living under a rock you will know that the Royal Wedding took place yesterday. To celebrate this the children’s school held a ‘dress to impress’ non-school uniform on Friday. Encouraging the children (and teachers too) to dress up for a picnic party to celebrate and congratulate Harry and Meghan’s wedding.

This was quite a special occasion as the school don’t normally get involved with National celebrations. So the children were very excited – Roo more so as she finally fits into a dress we bought two years ago! and looked every inch the princess. Opting to raise money for one of Harry and Meghan’s chosen charities, Scotty’s Little Soldiers helping bereaved British Forces children.… View Post

A Postcard From… Peppa Pig World

A Postcard From… Peppa Pig World

On Friday we were lucky enough to get a preview of the two new rides at Peppa Pig World. Having not been for a few years, we were surprised to see how many changes have been made to the park – we had such a fantastic time. … View Post

A Postcard From… LEGOLAND Windsor Miniland USA

A Postcard From… LEGOLAND Windsor Miniland USA

After two previous failed attempts to visit LEGOLAND Windsor this year due to snow. We finally managed to visit last weekend. Not only that, but it appears that the sun finally remembered where the UK was and decided to grace us with its presence for the day.… View Post

A Postcard From… Hunstanton SEA LIFE Sanctuary

A Postcard From… Hunstanton SEA LIFE Sanctuary

There are days when Tigger does something completely unexpected. The days were he will try a new food or step outside his comfort zone. Take our visit to Hunstanton SEA LIFE Sanctuary, he was first in line to hold the millipede. Carefully sitting down, holding his hands out and welcoming the animal of many legs into his comfort zone. Just double checking with the ranger that it wouldn’t bite him, then he was happy.… View Post

A Postcard From… The Fat Controller at Drayton …

A Postcard From… The Fat Controller at Drayton Manor

When it comes to parenting, I find myself saying no more often than I do yes to the children. Whilst some of their 101 requests throughout the day are ones that require a no answer. There are a proportion that I could say yes to but don’t for whatever reason.

Earlier this week Drayton Manor challenged me to a #YesDay. A day for me to say yes to the children rather than no. One where they get to go to a theme park instead of completing the food shop. One where they get to go on the same ride three times in a row if they so wish (and Piglet did).… View Post