Review: Just So Festival 2019, The One With All The Mud!

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Review: Into the Woods with Timber Festival 2019

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Review: HappyFace Family Rave.

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Review: Mad for Macaques, at Trentham Monkey Forest

AD | I have been or could be compensated via a cash payment, gift or something else of value for writing this post. See our full disclosure policy for more detail. Trentham Monkey Forest recently announced that the first babies since 2017 have been born. The staff at Monkey Forest spotted females showing signs of…

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Review: Treetop Trekking at RSPB Coombes Valley

There’s nothing better than suddenly deciding to go out, cobbling a few very random picnic items together and jumping in the car (ha, who am I kidding? It takes at least 5 trips to the car to get us all packed and strapped in) and heading out. Which is exactly what we did today! After…

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Review: A Grand Day Out with Wallace & Gromit’s Musical Marvels

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Review: Well Natured Forest Group

So this wasn’t our first foray into the woods, one look at my Instagram feed will tell you that, but today we tried out a little outdoor learning session that was just so lovely I had to share it. Well Natured is primarily woodland play sessions aimed at pre-schoolers but it’s the beautiful setting that…

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Review: The Boy in the Bubble with The Uncle Bubble Mega Loop

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Review: Barging About with Heritage Narrow Boats

AD | I have been or could be compensated via a cash payment, gift or something else of value for writing this post. See our full disclosure policy for more detail. March can be a tricky month to predict weather-wise, in the past we’ve had glorious sunshine and warmer no coat days and then again…

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Review: I Picked a PukkaPaca at Charnwood Forest Alpacas

What defines a mid life crisis? Well, probably secretly booking up a 90 minute session to walk a South American camelid as a Mothers Day treat to yourself! Technically I blame my sister, she put me onto it but I needed little no persuasion. We booked via Groupon…oh we do love a deal…and grabbed the…

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