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Kelly-Louise Kirby

Review | Our Little Globe Subscription Box

In these unusual times, one of the things many families are missing is the opportunity to discover other countries with their children.  We were therefore rather excited to be given the chance to embark upon a travel experience, from the kitchen table, with Our Little Globe. Our Little Globe are monthly adventure activity boxes that …

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7 Top Tips for Flying with Kids with Hand Luggage only!

Can you fly as a family, with hand luggage only? Yes you can and here are 7 Top Tips for flying with kids with hand luggage only! Since our children passed the baby/toddler stage we have always flown with hang luggage only. Here’s our useful tips for making a hand luggage only holiday a possibility. …

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Review | Aladdin at Lawrence Batley Theatre, Huddersfield

Open Sesame! Having thoroughly enjoyed our panto experience at the Lawrence Batley Theatre in Huddersfield last year, we were delighted to be invited back to this year’s panto offering, Aladdin. NB: Kelly and her family were given tickets in order to review but all views and opinions remain their own. I’ve always found it a …

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Christmas at Harlow Carr | Glow Winter Illuminations

Have you wondered whether to take the kids to the Glow Winter Illuminations at Harlow Carr? On now in 2018 from 22 Nov – 29 Dec 2018. Here is our review from 2017! Ever since the children were babies, one of our favourite things about Christmas is the lights; so many sparkly lights! So we were …

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7 Places to Visit on a Family City Break in Edinburgh

Edinburgh – a compact, hilly capital city that’s perfect for family fun! With 3 days to spare over the school Easter holidays we decided that a city break with our 8 and 5 year old would be a great way to spend some time as a family.  Recent research from The Telegraph shows that the …

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Visiting The Royal Yacht Britannia with Children | Mini Travellers Review

Visiting The Royal Yacht Britannia with children is something of a different visitor attraction.  Our 5 year old son wanted to see the Queen’s toilet (you don’t) and 8 year daughter most looked forward to seeing the Queen’s jewels (locked up in The Tower of London I expect!).  It represents a mixture of recent history …

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Review | Jack and the Beanstalk Pantomime at Lawrence Batley Theatre

Find our what we thought of Jack and the Beanstalk Pantomime at Lawrence Batley Theatre This is the first year our children have really ‘got’ panto. Oh yes they did! We were therefore looking forward to taking them this Christmas.  However, the one we booked, at a well-established panto theatre and with a “celebrity” cast, …

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Is Blackpool a Family Friendly Destination?

When you think of Blackpool it conjures up many images, but is Blackpool a Family Friendly Destination? You may have fond memories of day trips with Grandparents if you were brought up in the region, blurred memories if you’ve ever been there on a stag/hen do, or indeed no memories at all.  I fall into …

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