8 Bucket List destinations for 2018

*Collaborative post I really love this time of year. That time when Christmas and New year has passed by just as quickly as it arrived.…

7 reasons why cruises are great for families

*Collaborative post.  7 reasons why cruises are great for families Deciding on a family holiday seems to get harder and harder every year. There are…

Capture moments with GoCustomized

I don’t know about you, but I absolutely love to take photographs. I have always been the same. A five minute walk takes an hour…

5 reasons to visit the Midlands this Winter

I love to plan a holiday or a winter break. There is nothing better than spending an evening or two surfing the internet in search…

Our adventures and travel – the best of 2017

And just like that…2017 comes to an end almost as quickly as it arrived. I have to say I didn’t really know what I was…

Review: the Snowman Tour 2017 – Magic and music

There is something about a heavy snowfall, twinkling Christmas lights, candles flickering in the window and the magic of the snowman playing on the TV…

25 Awesome elf on the shelf ideas this …

Anyone who knows us knows about our cheeky elves Kevin and Melvyn. So let me introduce you. Kevin entered our home three years back now,…

Planning a family friendly holiday

It has to be that time of year when the cold evenings set in, and the need for planning a family friendly holiday takes over.…

Christmas gift ideas for free spirited kids

As I stood and watched the switching on of the Christmas lights in our local town, I soon realised that – dare I say it……

National Forest Adventure Farm: North Pole Adventure

I find the build up to Christmas Day such a magical time. Spotting the Christmas trees glistening in all the homes, fake snow, twinkling fairy…

Our favourite Christmas days out in Staffordshire …

I wanted to sit down and put together a little list of our favourite Christmas days out in Staffordshire and Cheshire.  These are events that…