The Great Big Christmas Days Out Linky!

It is that time of year when parents with young children are thinking about where to take them to visit Father Christmas. If like us you dream of taking them to Lapland but funds don’t allow, tell us where you recommend (or don’t) taking the small people for a magical experience. I want to know where the best Christmas Days out are all over the country! Have you had Mother Christmas read you a story at Marwell, marvelled at Bluestone’s Kingdom of the Elves, partied at Warwick Castle or simply know the best Santa to visit near you? It’s simple… Continue Reading “The Great Big Christmas Days Out Linky!”

The Magic of Christmas is here!

LaplandUK, the UK’s immersive theatrical Christmas experience for children, is pleased to announce tickets to this year’s magical event are on sale now. With less than 100 days to go before Christmas day, the public will be able to book tickets to visit Father’s Christmas’ mythical Arctic homeland on the Windsor Estate, which opens its festive gateway on Saturday 21 st November and closes on Christmas Eve. The brainchild of husband and wife, Mike and Alison Battle, the family run LaplandUK was born in 2006 out of personal frustration at the lack of good quality Christmas experiences that celebrate childhood innocence and the traditional Christmas values… Continue Reading “The Magic of Christmas is here!”

Win a Pair of Tickets to Up at the O2 this Half Term

Mollie Hughes

Up at The O2 has teamed up with Are we nearly there yet? to give one lucky reader, plus a friend, the chance to experience urban mountaineering this half term with an exhilarating climb across the roof of one of London’s most iconic landmarks. Upon reaching the viewing platform, climbers will be welcomed by adventurer Mollie Hughes who is one of Britain’s youngest explorers. On Tuesday 27th October, for one day only, Mollie will be holding a series of Summit Talks on the viewing platform, 52m above ground level. Harnesses and carabiner clips are no stranger to Mollie who in… Continue Reading “Win a Pair of Tickets to Up at the O2 this Half Term”

Win the chance to see WWE® Superstars and Divas live in action in the UK!


WWE® 2K16 presents WWE® LIVE this November with 14 action packed live events set to enthrall fans in the UK from the 4th–14th November. With all of your favourite WWE Superstars and Divas in action, this is your chance to witness the drama and excitement that WWE has to offer in front of your very own eyes. WWE’s top Superstars and Divas will be in the UK including Seth Rollins®, Dean Ambrose®, Roman Reigns®, Randy Orton®,Dolph Ziggler®, Wade Barrett®, Sheamus®, Paige®, The Bella Twins® and many more*! WWE LIVE will come crashing in to Liverpool Echo Arena on the 8th November 2015 and Newcastle Metro… Continue Reading “Win the chance to see WWE® Superstars and Divas live in action in the UK!”

Show Center Parcs what family fun indoors means to you!

Did you know that globally we’re now posting 1.8 billion selfies every day? Are we spending too much time trying to capture a moment than actually appreciating our surroundings? For the next three weeks, Center Parcs giving away family bundles for a great night in and great night out by running a photo competition on Facebook where they are asking people to start looking out when taking photos rather than looking in, kind of a reverse selfie if you will. My reverse selfie is me stood on a bridge in Christchurch looking at the ducks with Sebby. I was poised to take… Continue Reading “Show Center Parcs what family fun indoors means to you!”

The Broadway Hotel, Llandudno Review

The Broadway Hotel

I am part of the Approved Family Friendly network whom get to review hotels and restaurants to see if they are family friendly, so I was excited when an email dropped into my inbox looking for someone to review the Broadway Hotel in Llandudno as we were planning a trip to Zip World which is located nearby. The 150 year old hotel is situated less than a minutes walk from the promenade in the traditional seaside resort of Llandudno, North Wales and is run by Sheryl and Mark. They have been running the hotel for 9 years and have made… Continue Reading “The Broadway Hotel, Llandudno Review”