Craft · Days Out · Outdoor Play · Wales

Fairytale Fun at Castell Henllys

You know when you take part in an organised children’s activity? And it is just so good and it makes you (and the children) so happy? And the organisers just get “it” and children so much? And it only costs a couple of pounds but you would happily have paid 10x more for what you… Continue reading Fairytale Fun at Castell Henllys

Days Out · Holidays · Outdoor Play

Summer Holidays 2016 – Part 1

We have returned from a very busy and wonderful few weeks. It started with our annual church holiday club, and ended with two amazing holidays; the first we spent on the North Norfolk Coast with my in-laws, and the second we spent on the Pembrokeshire Coast with my mum. We are very lucky having such lovely families… Continue reading Summer Holidays 2016 – Part 1

30 Minutes from Chislehurst · Days Out · Outdoor Play

Lavender Fields at Castle Farm

Today we took a trip to Castle Farm, near Shoreham in Kent, just a 20-minute drive from Chislehurst. This is a family-run farm, most famous for its lavender; the lavender fields are in fact quite iconic in this little part of the country. It is a busy working farm with a wonderful farm shop, the… Continue reading Lavender Fields at Castle Farm