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Malcolm and Gerald Personalised T-Shirts

Malcolm and Gerald are a new clothing brand who recently asked if we would like to try out some of their personalised t-shirts. They were kind enough to let us choose which one we wanted to review and even kinder to send us three,  one for each of my girls. Whilst we …

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GOOD NEWS: Air Passenger Duty to be Scrapped for Under 12’s

When considering a day out with the kids or things to do in a new area, why not try our search function, click here to try it. Air passenger duty (APD) for children under the age of 12 on economy travel will be abolished from May 2015, Chancellor George Osborne …

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Learn to Swim in Splash About

If you are going on holiday and hoping your child will learn to swim then I really cannot recommend the Sun Protection Floatsuits by Splash About highly enough. My daughter started our family holiday in Lanzarote without being able to swim (although she had been having lessons) and finished swimming …

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Flying with Ryanair

Now flying with Ryanair is a pet hate for some. They have a very very bad reputation. But here we are, 3 hours into a 4 and a half hour flight to Lanzarote with 3 kids and I am typing up a blog post to say it’s really not all …

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Travel Essentials for a Family Holiday

What is on our list of travel essentials?  I will of course be following my ten top tips for Flying with toddlers which you can read here (plug plug) but what is essential?  What do I actually take on our family holiday. 1.  Sunglasses This pre-supposes that there will actually be …

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Beating airport security

Ok it’s not the sexiest topic to kick off my new website with but I wanted to write about any easy win we had this year. With 3 children under 4 I have given up any notion of choosing the cheapest airport parking where you have to get yourself and …

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The Best Hotel Crèches In Europe and Beyond (Under 2’s)

A family holiday is so precious. You have time to create such wonderful memories away from the stress and demands of daily life that the investment is invariably worth it. It is also hugely important not to forget each other and yourself and a few hours each day away from …

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Free Frozen Colouring Pages

Download the 30 free pages of Frozen coloring pages here.  Click on the download button to open the PDF file and then save to your computer to print out when the rain starts! Whilst you are here, why not have a look at some of our recommended day trips for …

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Out and About in Teneriffe

Ting Dalton writes a really good blog called Travel Monkey and can be found tweeting @my_travelmonkey . This article about places to visit in Teneriffe contains some really good tips. Teneriffe was a great holiday for one of our other guest bloggers who travelled with her twins to Parque Santiago 2. Although …

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Things to do in Palma, Mallorca with Kids

Ting Dalton writes a really good blog called Travel Monkey and can be found tweeting @my_travelmonkey . This article about places to visit in Mallorca contains some really good tips. Mallorca was a great holiday for one of our other guest bloggers who travelled to the Holiday Village Apart from …

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Tips for taking babies or toddlers to the Seychelles

We received this great blog post with tips in for taking babies or toddlers to the Seychelles written by Expat Mum Seychellesmama who lives out in the Seychelles with her husband and young family. These travelling tips are focused on the Seychelles but can really be applied to many hot …

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Things to do with Kids in New York City

This review of NYC has been written by Jai who is Mummy to be Baby D and blogs over at Kiddy Reviews click here. Kiddy Reviews can also be followed on twitter @KiddyReviews.   We all know the must-dos in New York City. Fifth Avenue for the shopaholics, Central Park …

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Top Ten Tips for Festival Camping with Mini Travellers

Taken from the longer post about the Just So Festival (click here), these are Baby Isabella’s (well her Mummy’s) top ten tips for successful festival camping. Baby Isabella blogs over at Dear Mummy and tweets (clever baby!) @dear_mummy. Our top tips for festival camping 1) Don’t pack too much! No, …

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How to take better holiday photographs

How to take better holiday photographs Infographic by Sykes Cottages

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Tips for Disneyland Paris (Accommodation)

Yesterday I asked a group of people, whose opinions I love, for their tips on what accommodation to book to go to Disneyland Paris.  Mr MT doesn’t think the girls are old enough to appreciate it yet so not sure we will go this year (we know he’s wrong) but …

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Sanity at Faro Airport

Adeus Faro! For those with little ones, there is a children’s play area in Faro airport which helps pass the hour or so between baggage drop and being called to the gate. After security, but before passport control, head past all the shops to the far end of the terminal …

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Flying with Toddlers – 10 Top Tips

Recently we flew to Greece with our three mini travellers, who are 3.5 and 2.5 (twins) and we survived. We had to leave the house at 4am and didn’t arrive at the villa until lunchtime. So how did we do it? Tip 1: We packed a breakfast picnic the night …

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