In this, my first ever vlog, you can check out a bit of Bluestone National Park Resort and what you can get up to there (when it’s raining!), have a nosey inside the lovely lodges and see the beautiful grounds. You can also see how much fun Ava had jumping in muddy puddles and visiting ‘Kingdom of the Elves’; a magical festive tale through the Elf Workshop in which you find out what happens to your letter when you post… View Post

Last year my little family were lucky enough to enjoy our first family holiday abroad together for my sister’s wedding, in Portugal. We had a wonderful time with loads of family, plenty of sunshine, beaches and relaxation time. Ava loved spending quality time with Mummy and Daddy on the beach and got more and more brave venturing into the waves with her Daddy each time. We would love to go abroad together again next year, just as our little family… View Post

Bluestone National Park Resort is a luxury short break and holiday destination in Pembrokeshire, Wales. Bluestone is situated in 500 acres of beautiful wide open countryside that you are free to explore, with a choice of accommodation available; wooden lodges, quaint cottages and studio apartments all to choose from. It is an all-weather holiday destination where you can be adventurous with tree-top climbs or enjoy a relaxing time in the spa. It’s all about free-range fun. We were very excited… View Post

I was completely and utterly spoilt for my thirtieth birthday. I got thirty (THIRTY!) presents from the boy including a camera I desperately wanted but was sure I wouldn’t get. He kept it back until the very end and let me think he hadn’t bought it for me and then popped it out after I’d finished opening everything else. Actually writing that I’ve just realised I did the same thing with his playstation for his thirtieth earlier in the year!… View Post

Here I am sitting looking at the mountains in the Marlborough Sounds, enjoying a nice cold glass of Sauvignon Blanc from the very same region. It was gorgeously hot and we were staying at one of the most beautiful places, where there were only two self-contained purpose-built quaint and lovely lodges in the grounds of the owners house, and we were the only one’s staying so we had the place to ourselves. There were chickens and a goat, and the… View Post

Today I have a guest post from the lovely Kendra Thornton. Family trips are one of the most valued parts of childhood where lifelong memories are created and families can bond over the getaway. It may be late in the summer season, but there’s still time to plan an enjoyable vacation for a perfect trip with the kids. Plenty of preparation and research is needed to ensure a stress-free trip that goes as smoothly as possible. 1. Make a To-Do… View Post