Dumbledore would be horrified to know that I was letting you in on some of the nastiest Dark Arts spells, but how can you defend yourself against them if you don’t know what they are? More to the point, how will you ever be prepared to face the Death Eaters at the Dark Arts exhibit? So, wands at the ready!… View Post

Enjoy the festivities in London with these family …

Enjoy the festivities in London with these family attractions

The Christmas countdown is on with just under a month until the big day.  Whilst the presents under the Christmas tree can be somewhat of a focus. How about mixing things up this year and taking a Christmas trip down to London.  Taking in a family attraction or two and creating some magical family memories.  

This Christmas the London Merlin attractions have some fantastic festive treats in store for families. Check out the festivities with these family attractions…… View Post

The best August Bank Holiday activities for families …

The best August Bank Holiday activities for families on a budget

The August Bank Holiday is just around the corner and luckily for you, there’s plenty going on this year to keep the kids and family entertained. With the end of the school summer holidays in sight and having exhausted every fun-filled family day out, the current account and prepaid Mastercard® providers, icount, have put together a list of their top 5 budget August Bank Holiday activities for families.… View Post

Thistle Hotels enabling families to get ‘Closer To …

Thistle Hotels enabling families to get ‘Closer To Action’

Thistle Hotels have teamed up with Blue Badge Tours to allow families to get closer to the sights and attractions of the capital.  During the summer months, families will have the opportunity to get closer than ever before.  With three bespoke ‘Closer To…’ tours created – Culture, Food and Action.  With three active children, the Closer To Action tour sounded perfect for us.… View Post

Winnie The Pooh Exhibition at The V&A …

Winnie The Pooh Exhibition at The V&A Museum, London

Given the nicknames of my children, it will come as no surprise that Winnie The Pooh holds a special place in my heart.  Although I have always loved the stories from AA Milne, which have been beautifully brought to life by the illustrations from EH Shephard. The continued affection for the adventures and characters stems from a gift that my dad bought me as a young girl.… View Post