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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Rushden Lakes – a free day out in Northamptonshire

We're always keen to find new, exciting and cheap places to explore relatively close to home so when a friend recommended Rushden Lakes to us, we knew we had to go. It's unlike anywhere else we've been. It's essentially a retail destination next to a lake which has...

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Irchester Country Park – dinosaurs and quarry play area

Northamptonshire as far as we're concerned is one of the best places for country parks, and being not too far from Milton Keynes is somewhere that we frequently visit. Even if you live a bit further away then it may be worth the trip as you could probably visit...

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Epic guide to Easter egg hunts and cheap activities 2018

This is the Milton Keynes Kids epic guide to Easter egg hunts and cheap activities to do with the kids during the Easter holidays 2018. These are specific Easter activities. I will add more as I find them so keep checking back. I've done a separate post for lambing...

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RAF Museum in Hendon, London – a really cheap day out

My two sons - aged four and two as I write this - love most kinds of vehicles. They like pretending to drive my car, watching bulldozers on building sites and waiting to see the train at the crossing. Planes fascinate them too - but they've not yet been on one as...

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Review of PK Kids Zone in Buckingham

I have a confession. I always say to you 'make sure you check opening times before you travel' because it may be some time since we've visited somewhere and these kind of things can always change. And yet I failed to do so back in January when I went to take my...

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Cheapest lambing days closest to Milton Keynes

For the last couple of years I've taken my two sons to lambing days. They're great Spring events on farms where children get to hold newborn lambs. Facilities will vary at each place so I've put together a list of the ones I know about with what you can expect....

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