Outdoor activities

Boating on the broads

Boating on the broads

A holiday with the family is a time for relaxing, bonding and sharing fun experiences with each other, but if you choose the wrong type of holiday all of these ideas can go out of the window. With children it needs to be something which will keep everyone happy. Nobody wants to hear, “I’m bored,”

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trip to the seaside

Ten places to visit in the UK

Whether you’re looking for somewhere to spend the day or for a beach holiday, there are plenty of great places to visit across the UK. Here are our top 10 locations and ideas of where to go. Devon The county has 95 miles of beautiful coastline, with clean beaches, rock pools and plenty of opportunities

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Going on holiday with a newborn

Are you mad?! That was my initial reaction to the title of this article when asked to write it. When my two kids were first born all I wanted to do was curl up in my cosy home and enjoy restful snuggles with my squidgy little bundle of joy. But then I started to think

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Buying a caravan for the family

Caravanning is a fun way to spend time with the family and introduce children to the great outdoors. There is the freedom of travelling from campsite to campsite and the luxury of taking a mini version of your home on the road. But what should you consider before buying a caravan for the family? Think

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BBQ safety tips

Summer and BBQ’s go together like rain and wellies. Knowing British summers that may not be the best analogy, but you understand what I mean! Balmy summer days are the perfect backdrop for a spot of alfresco cooking. But every year the BBQ season results in all manner of injuries and illnesses that catch the

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How to find a good tradesman

There is nothing quite like the sight of my husband with a drill in his hand and a tool belt slung around his waist to strike a dagger of fear in me. I cannot help but fear the havoc he will wreak. Thankfully, usually these days he admits defeat and we call in the tradesmen,

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