10 Fun Easter Activities to do with the Kids in Dorset and Hampshire 2018

A Day Out with Thomas

It is just over a week until the kids break for the Easter holidays and this year I am busy putting together activities to keep the kids occupied over the two week break. We plan on staying local this Easter and here are a list of the Top 10 things my kids want to do this Easter in Dorset and Hampshire. Visit Thomas and Friends at the Watercress Line Who doesn’t love the cheeky blue engine called Thomas and this Easter, ‘A Day Out With Thomas‘ is back at the Mid-Hants Railway Watercress Line, with new, exciting funfair rides and a… Continue Reading “10 Fun Easter Activities to do with the Kids in Dorset and Hampshire 2018”

Forest Segway Experience with Go Ape!

Go Ape Segway

How do you fancy getting off the beaten track for an hour of fun with a Forest Segway Experience from Go Ape? Kian finally finished his GCSE’s this week which means he no longer has to go to school and we were keen to give him an experience he would enjoy after all his hard work in the past few weeks. Back in March we visited Go Ape at Moors Valley to take part in their Tree Top Adventure. Whilst we were walking through the trees and hurtling down the ziplines we saw a group out on Segways and all remarked… Continue Reading “Forest Segway Experience with Go Ape!”

10 Fun things to do with kids in a Country Park

Much as I love a good theme park, some of our best days out are out in the wild, running free. We live in Dorset, close enough to visit the seaside, forest or countryside – all of which is fun and best of all free. There are a few country parks local to us but one of our favourites is Avon Heath as it is less commercialised than its close neighbour Moors Valley. Avon Heath has miles of tracks offering an opportunity to explore some of Dorset’s internationally important heathland and its rare wildlife. The park is dominated by lowland and wet… Continue Reading “10 Fun things to do with kids in a Country Park”

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!”