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

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Greenwich Park (eventually)

A lovely day in the end, though lessons in being more prepared and reading websites more thoroughly were definitely learned. I blame the outcome of the referendum for my temporary inability to function properly. Damn, now I’ve mentioned the referendum. Sorry about that. Moving swiftly on… We haven’t been outside much this week, or indeed… Continue reading Greenwich Park (eventually)

60 Minutes from Chislehurst · Days Out

Top 6 Museums for Toddlers in London

I got an email the other day that got me really excited. It was entitled “6 specialist museums kids (and grown-ups) will love”. I love taking my children to museums and always check lists like these whenever I see them in case I have missed a hidden gem. However, I was so disappointed to find… Continue reading Top 6 Museums for Toddlers in London