Tag Archive: The Great Outdoors

Mar 03

Review of Fairy Garden Magic Bean Pot

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We are very happy to say that our inside garden is expanding, we have had another addition from the Fairy Garden range at interplay land in the house and we had lots of excitement when it did.There are two different Magic Bean sets – Joy and Hope, both lovely! We were lucky enough to be sent …

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Nov 19

Country Kids in Kent

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Last weekend we have a fab weekend away visiting friends, it was so nice to catch up and watch Monkey and Mouse interacting with their gorgeous little boy. Another thing it did was reignited a want for fresh air. I haven’t joined in Country Kids for ages, not for a lack of want – just …

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Jun 05

Interplay Triop World Review

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This week we are mostly trying to grow pond monsters with ‘Nick Baker’s Triop World’ from Interplay UK; this set is great and gives you the chance to explore the world of nature in your own home.  Triops (which are also known as Tadpole or Shield Shrimps) are creatures that biologists often call living fossils. They …

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Nov 07

Firework Night 2015

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We were planning on visiting a big firework display this year; in Nottingham there is one held at the same site they have the Goose fair and we haven’t visited it since time BC (Before Children).  It has a fun fair, bonfire, a children’s firework display, a big display and mushy peas. We were really …

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Nov 04

Alphabet Photo

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Time for the seventh letter of the alphabet; I really love to look through my old photos and the Alphabet Photo Linky lets me look through old ones regularly and that is only one of the reasons I love joining in! So this week I have decided to share three photos, all taken at a …

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Sep 26

Countryside in the City

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It is surprising what you find amongst the houses. We have lived here now for seven months and we are still discovering things that we didn’t know were there. The in-laws visited last weekend and we decided to go for a walk to blow off the cobwebs and get rid of some cabin fever. We …

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Sep 24

Alphabet Photo

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The Alphabet Photo linky by Podcast is back for its third series and I am going to endeavour to join in. I love the linky because it makes you think about what you are taking photos of and also reminds me to take photos in the week. So starting at the beginning, we are starting …

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Aug 09

Photo of the week

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Aug 08

A Day out at Conkers

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CONKERS is an award-winning attraction at the heart of the National Forest and we were invited to spend a day there.  It is fairly close to us, about a half hour drive and we have talked about going before but this was our first visit. CONKERS offers both indoor and outdoor experiences across 120 acres of …

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Jul 26

Sunday Photo

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