What to pack for a holiday to Lapland

Lapland

Visiting Lapland with the kids to meet Father Christmas has been top of my bucket list for the last few years. It is recommended not to take babies and toddlers as the weather is extremely cold outside, generally around -12ᶜ and sometimes as low as -30ᶜ this time of year, so we have been waiting until Sebastian is old enough to enjoy it too. If you are travelling to Lapland with an organised tour they may provide some of your kit, including a thermal outer-suit made for Arctic conditions, cosy woollen socks, snow-boots, outer gloves and a hat. The key… Continue Reading “What to pack for a holiday to Lapland”

Top 10 items to pack for a holiday to save money at Walt Disney World

Walt Disney World

There is no doubt that a holiday to Walt Disney World is magical, but it can get expensive very quickly if you are not careful. One of the things that I was worried about was what to take with us so I did a bit of research before tackling the packing list. Last year we upgraded our suitcases as our old ones were a wedding gift and after 12 years of use had taken a bit of a battering and were literally falling apart. The kids have Trunki suitcases and whilst they are great for our weekend breaks, they just… Continue Reading “Top 10 items to pack for a holiday to save money at Walt Disney World”