Salcey Forest including the Zog trail

Salcey Forest including the Zog trail

Salcey Forest in Northamptonshire is an ancient woodland which is a remnant of the medieval royal hunting forest. There are several trails, a play area and a cafe. For those travelling from further afield, the big draw and most unique feature of Salcey used to be the...
Alice in Wonderland Wall, Tinkers Bridge, Milton Keynes

Alice in Wonderland Wall, Tinkers Bridge, Milton Keynes

There’s a really cool Alice in Wonderland mural on a building in Milton Keynes – great fun for the kids to see and it provides a good backdrop for some pretty cool photos. Watch my video below and then scroll down for more info to find out where it is. ...
Fun children’s area at Bletchley Library, Milton Keynes

Fun children’s area at Bletchley Library, Milton Keynes

If you’re anything like me, then on cold or wet days you might still want to get out of the house with the kids, but prefer to go somewhere inside that’s NOT a busy soft play. Well I enjoy trying to find alternatives – the latest was a trip to...
Robotazia – free robot exhibition in Milton Keynes

Robotazia – free robot exhibition in Milton Keynes

There’s a free robot exhibition called Robotazia on at Milton Keynes Library until the end of March 2019. It was due to finish at the end of January but it’s been so popular it’s been extended. Watch my video to see what it’s like and then...
Bargain Christmas days out for kids

Bargain Christmas days out for kids

There’s loads of festive things and cheap days out you can do with the kids before Christmas that don’t have to cost the earth, but will get you in the mood for the big day. Here’s my pick of the best ones. Do remember though that some places will...
Where to find the best Christmas houses 2018

Where to find the best Christmas houses 2018

One of our favourite cheap activities to do at Christmas is to walk around looking at all the houses which have put up decorations to raise money for charity. But who wants to drive around aimlessly in a search for the best ones? We certainly don’t. So for the second...