Free and really cheap INDOOR days out in Milton Keynes

Free and really cheap INDOOR days out in Milton Keynes

As a family we spend most of our time together outdoors, be it to a local park, country park, lake or cycling, taking advantage of what we can do for free or for the cost of petrol and a picnic. We’ve also done our fair share of adventures in muddy puddles when...
Barnwell Country Park, Northamptonshire review

Barnwell Country Park, Northamptonshire review

Northamptonshire’s tagline should really be ‘home of fab country parks’. At the time of writing we had already visited Sywell, Stanwick Lakes and Irchester – you can find my reviews of them in the country parks section of my website – and...
Ruislip Lido – a beach in London

Ruislip Lido – a beach in London

What if I told you you can take the kids to a beach, but not have to travel to the coast AND you can get there and back within school hours? You can.There’s a beach in London. It’s called Ruislip Lido. And on it is the coolest ever pirate ship, palm trees...
Peterborough Museum – a completely FREE day out

Peterborough Museum – a completely FREE day out

What a discovery! Peterborough Museum is fun, interactive and has lots of interesting exhibits for children. It’s completely FREE to visit although they do appreciate donations. Watch my video to see just some of the highlights from our visit in April 2019 and...
The delightful Winnie-the-Pooh park in Milton Keynes

The delightful Winnie-the-Pooh park in Milton Keynes

The delightful Winnie-the-Pooh park opened up in Browns wood, Milton Keynes in the Spring of 2019. It’s a park in a sports field in a residential area of MK so is free to visit. It’s a good sized park with a pump / bike track and lots of space to run...
Newton Leys parks and lake, Milton Keynes

Newton Leys parks and lake, Milton Keynes

Newton Leys is an urban village on the MIlton Keynes / Buckinghamshire border and is a short distance from Bletchley. It’s easy to get to and is fun to visit with the children. There are a lot of houses there and still a lot of building work going on when we...