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Point and Shoot – Flowery Girls 

My point and shoot this week linking up with You Baby Me Mummy and Snowing Indoors  is a photo from last weekend at Arley Hall.

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Fairy Tales and Trails – Arley Hall

Yesterday we met the Grandparents and my Brother and family at Arley Hall and Gardens in Cheshire. The sun was shining and Spring most definitely seemed to be in the air.  We arrived as the gardens opened at 11am and in the end, didn’t leave until around 3.30pm with three …

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Hotel Cheyenne Disneyland Paris

This review about Hotel Cheyenne and Disneyland Paris is by Mammy Flynn who writes a blog called Fun with the Family which you can read by clicking here. If you like this review you can see more by Mammy Flynn by following her on facebook. Click here to be taken straight to her …

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Sunday Stars

Welcome to another week (22nd March 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 …

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Chalet Hotel Aiguille Percée, Tignes

In the first week of March we went on our first ever Mark Warner holiday, and I can safely say that it won’t be our last. As an organisation they looked after every detail and the staff at their hotel made sure that our family holiday was absolutely incredible. I …

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Childcare at Chalet Hotel Aiguille Percée, Tignes

As part of our trip to Chalet Hotel Aiguille Percee in Tignes, with Mark Warner we we were offered free child care for the three girls all day and into the evening. Had we had to pay for this it would have cost £180 per child for the week.  Before …

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Must Have Essentials When Travelling with Little Ones

I recently stumbled across this great post by Steph at Midlife Mummy which contains some great tips for travelling with little ones. Check it out here.

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Skiing is NOT just for Daddies

Full review of our fabulous week in Tignes with Mark Warner to follow, but here is a little video of some of the amazing things we got up to!  We hoped Skiing was not just for Daddies, but here is our family proving it is for everyone!  

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Your Family Holidays

I decided to start this feature ‘Your Family Holidays’ not only because I’m nosy, but because I, like others, like to take inspiration from where other people have been. I also like to find out where people really want to go i.e what their aspirational family holiday is? My best …

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Essentials for a Long Car Journey

I recently came across this post by the lovely Amy at Everything Mummy. It has some great ideas to keep your kids entertained on a long car journey!  Click Here.

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My Captured Moment

This is week 10 of the fabulous link up ‘My Captured Moment’ hosted by Heledd at Running in Lavender. You can find it here. This is a photo from our amazing holiday in Wales last year when we got so lucky with the weather. This is on Black Rock Sands.

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On the Movies Backpacks – Perfect for the Car

This review has been written by Katy who writes a fab blog over at What Katy Said. Katy can also be found twittering @WhatKatySaidUK and on facebook here, why not go and check it out. Whenever we leave the house I always make sure we take a bag full of …

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Victoria Green Beauty Bag – Padstow Print Three-Fold

Review by Emily Gettins When I agreed to review this Victoria Green Beauty Bag, I wasn’t really sure what to expect. Previously, I’ve had bags that were perfect to fit my stuff in, but that didn’t have enough room for the rest of the family. Or that were big enough …

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Kids Thermals by Helly Hansen

The lovely people at the London Designer Outlet, have given us some kids Helly Hansen thermals to giveaway to one of our lovely readers.  The London Designer Outlet is the Capitals only Outlet centre with over 70 of the biggest brands at up to 70% off, plus 20 restaurants and coffee …

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Skiing with Kids – Packing Checklist

It has taken me ages and I mean AGES to decide what to pack for the girls to take on our ski holiday. I know that this is because this is my first time skiing so I am a little apprehensive about whether they will be too cold, too warm, …

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Family Visit to Broom House, Durham

Another review by one of our regular contributors Emily who visited Broom House with her family. Our mission: Find a fun, inexpensive day out for a group including two hard-to-please dads, a heavily pregnant mum, a mum with a new baby and five kids aged from 3 to 13. Tough …

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My Captured Moment

This is week 9 of the fabulous link up ‘My Captured Moment’ hosted by Heledd at Running in Lavender. You can find it here. This was taken on our Welsh holiday in September last year and sums up a British Holiday for me. Freezing, in swimming costumes, eating fish and chips in Criccieth! …

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Easter Egg Hunt with the National Trust

For the eighth year running, Cadbury are supporting the National Trust and National Trust for Scotland to bring you the 2015 Easter Egg Trails, a great family day out! To find out more click on this link and use the search function to find a hunt near you. The nearest ones …

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Ski Clothes for Kids #MarkWarnerMum – Twin Edition

  As you may know I have been chosen as a #markwarnermum for 2015. We are going to Tignes soon and we are hoping to show that Skiing is not just for Daddies. We have been collecting together all our ski clothes and are going to run a little series of …

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Child Friendly Cracow – Part 1

Joanna who used to live in Cracow has written a fabulous blog post about some child friendly places. Joanna writes a fab blog called Mum in Search of Balance and can also be found on twitter @mumbalance. I was born in Cracow and lived here until I was 21, so I have experienced first hand …

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Ski Clothes for Dads – #MarkWarnerDad

As you may know I have been chosen as a #markwarnermum for 2015. We are going to Tignes soon and we are hoping to show that Skiing is not just for Daddies. We have been collecting together all our ski clothes and are going to run a little series of posts …

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Family Day Out to Erddig

The girls announced at breakfast that it was Spring (1st March) and that we needed to go out for a picnic. Whilst the sun was shining we thought a picnic was a little adventurous, so we packed some snacks and drove over to Erddig, near Wrexham. We joined the National …

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Choosing a Family Ski Holiday

So as you may know (as I haven’t stopped going on about it) we have been chosen as Mark Warner family ski ambassadors for 2015.  We were chosen based on our post Skiing not just for Daddies. We got to choose a ski holiday for the 5 of us at one …

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WWT – Wetlands for life – Slimbridge Wetland Centre

 This review is by Karen Whitlock who writes a wonderful blog over at Stopping at Two click here to see more from Karen. You can also follow Karen on twitter @karenjwhitlock.   New Year’s Eve was a cold but dry day, so in the afternoon we headed out to Slimbridge WWT to catch the wild …

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