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Your Pre-Show Guide to The Baby Show

Jul 29, 2015 No Comments by

If you are expecting a new bundle of joy, or maybe you have a baby already, then The Baby Show is a must visit. It is home to loads of great exhibitors with thousands of products available from hundreds of sellers. This includes not only high street stuff, but also some stuff you won’t find […]

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Thomas Expansion Now Open at Drayton Manor

Apr 21, 2015 No Comments by

Drayton Manor is renowned for it’s ‘Thomas Land’ since it’s opening in 2008, and this year it has now increased in size by a whopping 40%. This is amazing news for Thomas fans. Just a few weeks ago we were lucky enough to be invited down to see the unveiling of the new rides, and […]

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Gamar – Bringing Fun To Museums!

Aug 19, 2014 No Comments by

Museums can be boring, and as a child I have fond memories of some fantastic museums, but also I know there was many that I never actually appreciated enough. I have been thinking for a while that they need to be brought to life, and made appealing to children, but sometimes that just isn’t enough. […]

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Crayola and Zizzi’s – Making Meals Out Fun!

Aug 10, 2014 No Comments

It can seem a daunting prospect sometimes, taking little people out to have dinner can end in tears…and that’s just the parents. I try to avoid such occasions, unless I know the place is child friendly. When I heard that Crayola have teamed with Zizzi, by making their Twistables available in their restaurants, I knew […]

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Lollibop Festival Is Coming!

Aug 10, 2014 No Comments

Have you heard of Lollibop festival? Aimed at children of all ages, there is loads going on. The line up looks amazing, no matter which day you attend out of the three days.   We attended for the past few years at various venues, but this year they have a brand new venue, Hatfield House. […]

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Our Guide to In The Night Garden Live

Jun 11, 2014 No Comments

Are you considering taking your little people to In the Night Garden Live? Or maybe you have booked tickets already, but you want to hear more about what to expect. Well this is the post for you! Firstly, In the Night Garden is not only enjoyable for children who are fans of the show, but […]

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Build-A-Bear Shop Review

Apr 22, 2013 No Comments

Build-A-Bear is so much more than just a shop, it is an amazing magical experience that leaves lasting memories. We recently took my 3 year old to build his first ever bear. Walking into the shop, it hits you straight away with the colour, happiness and smiles. The staff are immediately on hand when you need them […]

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Great theatre shows to take the kids to this winter

Dec 16, 2012 No Comments

I love the Christmas spirit, and a visit to London is always pretty special at this time of the year. The kids adore the lights on Oxford Street and seeing Father Christmas is always a special treat as part of a day out. Walking past the chestnut stalls with the divine smell wafting out, and a cheeky […]

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Frankie & Bennys Cocktail Menu Review

Nov 15, 2012 No Comments

It is a well known fact that I never say no to a free lunch, so when Frankie and Bennys offered us a voucher to review one of their restaurants and sample some cocktails as well as some food thrown in for good measure, I was more than up for the challenge. We had planned on an […]

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