Northumberland… (Part 2)

There was a reason for our early start, we were going out to Holy Island to visit Lindisfarne. It’s somewhere I have wanted to visit for a long time and wanted to make the most of it. We got there for about 7am and walked the distance from the car park to the National Trust…

Exporing castles…

That was great fun! We enjoyed a holiday to North Wales during the half term and what a great time we had. Picnics in the rain on top of Conway Castle, exploring neolithic ruins in Anglesey and climbing around the ruins of Dolbadarn.

Holidays abroad with little explorers…

I have a confession. I have a terrible case of Wanderlust. I have had it for as long as I can remember. I have always wanted to travel but like so many people I just never got around to it. My husband and I had been a couple for 4 years before we went abroad…

Exploring Anglesey… Day 4: A quick stop off in Betws-Y-Coed

The last day of our little holiday and we had decided to take a little detour on our way back home to Betws-y-Coed, somewhere I have lots of brilliant memories from as a child. I didn’t make an organised picnic so much as collect all the left over food together and throw it in the…

Exploring Anglesey… Day 1: The Great Orme, Llandudno

We went to Trearddur Bay on Anglesey for a long weekend a couple of weeks ago this year and had a great time, overall. Tom is being a bit overly dramatic at the moment and so every little thing is causing earth shattering tantrums and Charlotte is being as defiant as ever and is thoroughly…

Just like Daddy…

I had to nip into town to get some last minute bits for our holiday and had Tom with me. I was looking for a splash suit for him, something light weight for going in rivers in but I wasn’t happy with what I found. I had joked with Bob the night before that you…