Milton Keynes Kids

MK mum, two little boys and a husband who makes a lot of picnics – our adventures around Milton Keynes, Bucks, Herts, Beds, Northants and beyond

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CHEAP INDOOR days out instead of soft play

As much as I love getting my two sons outside to run around and explore, sometimes it's just too cold. But I'm reluctant just to take them to the big soft plays. This is mostly for selfish reasons. Now that my eldest son is in school to take both of them I'd need to...

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Stockwood Discovery Centre – a free day out in Luton

One of the best things about doing this blog is that we’ve discovered so many different places to visit over the last couple of years. Sometimes though, it’s fun to return to some of our favourites. As my children get older they’ll be able to appreciate them in...

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Visit the Natural History Museum in Tring for free

The Natural History Museum in Tring is a museum like no other. It's a relatively old building that houses 4000 dead animals. You can visit for free. This is the second time we've been and it's definitely worth going - although I'd bear several things in mind before...

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Cheap day out at Ryton Pools Country Park, Warwickshire

One of my very good friends lives in Coventry which itself is only an hour away from Milton Keynes. When we get together with the children we often meet at one of the Northamptonshire country parks. But sometimes we enjoy a change of scenery and travel a bit further...

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Review of Arabian Gym in Bletchley baby and toddler classes

Arabian School of Gymnastics is a not for profit charity located in Bletchley Leisure Centre in Milton Keynes. They do a a number of different classes and have gymnasts that compete in the UK and overseas. The classes include a baby and toddler class. As I write this,...

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What to see for free this Christmas at Frosts

I have fond memories of visiting shop Christmas displays as a child and are keen for my boys to share that experience. Having been disappointed with what Centre MK are offering again this year - you can read my review here - we were keen to see if there was anywhere...

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