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Captured Moment

This is week 5 of the fabulous new link up ‘My Captured Moment’ hosted by Heledd at Running in Lavender. You can find it here. This is My Captured Moment which was taken today whilst doing The Weekend Box, I just love how excited she is about the Parrot!

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The Weekend Box – Great Fun but not for the Train!

When we initially said we would review the Weekend Box I thought it might be a great activity to take on the train with us away for the weekend. Here at Mini Travellers we are always looking for new ways to entertain the kids on a trip.  When I received …

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Geronimo Festival, Tatton Park – Organised Mayhem

When we first found out we had been chosen as an Official Geronimo Festival Bloggers for 2015 we were really really excited.  My three Mini Travellers are 4,3 and 3 and they hadn’t ever been to a festival before so I was incredibly excited at the prospect of taking them …

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FREE: Superworm Trail in Hamsterley Forest

Following on from the success of the Stickman, The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo’s Child trails, Spring saw the launch of  the Superworm Trail by the Forestry Commission.  You can take part in a self-led Superworm activity trails in forests across England until October 2015.  For more information click here. “Superworm is super-long. Superworm …

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Review: Springhill Farm Wigwams, Seahouses

 I always think it’s lovely to get away for a night or two over Christmas. Sometimes the mess, mountains of toys and fridge overflowing with leftovers can just all get too much. We are huge fans of staying in Wigwams and knew that a stay at Springhill Farm* Wigwams near …

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The Imperfect Family Holiday in Mallorca

Joanna linked this great blog post about a family holiday in Mallorca to our Sunday Stars Linky so I asked her if I could post it. It’s good to see a review about a holiday not quite going as planned but what you can do, and how much fun it …

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What’s in my handbag?

Inspired by the lovely Sarah from Extraordinary Chaos I thought I’d show you ‘What’s in my handbag’ after a weekend in London with 4 year old. All the real ‘crap’ is in my daughters rucksack! So what is in my handbag? 1.  My bag is an over the shoulder Mulberry …

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My Captured Moment

This is week 4 of the fabulous new link up ‘My Captured Moment’ hosted by Heledd at Running in Lavender. You can find it here. This is My Captured Moment which is from a Day at Thomas Land in December 2014 when we met friends, this is Izzy sticking her tongue …

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Getting the most out of Family Travel

This is what we got up to today with Travel Republic and Susanna Scott of A Modern Mother/Brit Mums.

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Crocky Trail Chester

I had seen this place advertised a few times before but always thought my girls would be too young.  However having seen a recent advertisement on Mums in the Know for Wirral, which said it was only £6 for adults in January and Under 5’s went free (mine are 4, …

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Tips for Disneyland Paris

We’ve read loads of posts about Disney now and are going to try and collect links to them all in one place.  If you have any to share please let us know. Things to buy before you go Accomodation Tips Disneyland Paris in a Day Where to meet the Characters …

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Bluestone – Adventure and Tranquility

One of our contributors, Suzanne, was invited to Bluestone last week as a #BluestoneBlogger.  Suzanne holidayed with her husband Doug and their three children.  They had a superb time as is clear from this review. If I was asked last week whether it’s possible to have a fun, energetic, adventurous, …

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Sunday Stars

Welcome to another week (24th January 2015) of the Sunday Stars linky.  This is a place for you to share your favourite posts each week. This linky has become much more popular than we had all hoped, so thank you everyone for joining in.  It is a place where all our …

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My Captured Moment

This is week 3 of the fabulous new link up ‘My Captured Moment’ hosted by Heledd at Running in Lavender. You can find it here. This is My Captured Moment which is from Christmas Day 2014 when we went for a walk on the hill behind our house.

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Gullivers Hotel – Wheelchair Friendly?

This review has been written by Dawn. Mum to Lewis and Rachel.  You can read more from Dawn in our post ‘Are your car seats safe enough?‘ On Sunday 28th December, we arrived at the Gullivers Hotel for our Christmas panto package mini break.  We are Mum, Dad, Lewis aged …

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Frozen Experience, Tarvin Sands

Due to the success of the Frozen Experience at Christmas, the Magical Experience are putting on the show at February Half Term! Performances run from 14th February to 22nd February 2015, with shows running every day at 12.30pm, 2.30pm, 4.40pm and 6.30pm.  BOOK ONLINE NOW!! https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/tarvinsandsreindeercentre to book your experience …

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Are your car seats safe enough?

This blog is about family holidays and days out with your children. It is about having fun and spending time with your little ones. It is usually just about smiley faces and sunshine and snow.  However as lots of us will drive to those days out, with our children in …

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My Captured Moment

This is week 2 of the fabulous new link up ‘My Captured Moment’ hosted by Heledd at Running in Lavender. You can find it here. This is My Captured Moment which is from Boxing Day 2014 when it started to snow.

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The Camel Trail, Cornwall

Ting Dalton loves travelling with her son and writes a fab travel blog called Travel Monkey. She can be found tweeting @my_travelmonkey 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. When …

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The Lost Gardens of Heligan, Cornwall

Ting Dalton loves travelling with her son and writes a fab travel blog called Travel Monkey. She can be found tweeting @my_travelmonkey 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. We …

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Swimming in Splash About Float Jackets

Today we went swimming at the local pool. Our local pool is freezing as it’s an old 1960’s building which really needs knocking down and re-building. Having had a fabulous time in the pool in Lanzarote in November, we had wanted the girls to learn to swim in the new …

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Where to go at February Half Term with the Kids

We’ve been asked a few times recently for recommendations of where to to at February Half Term with the kids.  These are just my ideas, and we haven’t visited all of them. 1. Lanzarote or other Canary Island We visited Lanzarote in November for a family holiday and the weather …

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Visiting Colombo with toddlers

We received this great blog post written by Expat Mum Seychellesmama who lives out in the Seychelles with her husband and young family. This post is about a recent trip to Colombo. The blog also contains some lovely posts about Seychelles Time, pop over and have a look. You can …

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My Captured Moment

The fabulous Heledd from Running in Lavender has started a fabulous new link up ‘My Captured Moment’. You can find it here. This is My Captured Moment from Christmas Day 2014.

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