Disney World Castle

Guest Post: Enjoying (and Surviving) Orlando, Florida

As I am off on my holiday to Florida, I wanted to be able to provide relevant content for you as my readers. Trouble is, I have never been before! Having hypothetical posts are ok but I really wanted to get some insight into what it is like to visit Florida, Orlando and of course Disney World. So, I have asked some blogging friends to step in to give us their experience and views from travelling to this part of the world.

Today’s guest post is from Phil who blogs at The Parenting Phils with his wife, Phillipa. Continue reading “Guest Post: Enjoying (and Surviving) Orlando, Florida”

walt Disney world Florida

How We Have Planned Our Walt Disney World Trip In Under Six Months

Walt Disney World, the place of dreams, a child’s playground, where Disney simply comes to life. It’s also somewhere that takes months of planning (sometimes years), organising and booking up and can basically take over your entire life! BUT… What if you do it more last minute than the average family would? Continue reading “How We Have Planned Our Walt Disney World Trip In Under Six Months”

baby sat in a suitcase with reusable nappies

You’re Taking Reusable Nappies Abroad With You??!!!

Since we started using reusable nappies last June, I haven’t used a single disposable one. Nope, not when we went away for a weekend to Cornwall, not when William was in hospital with hand, foot and mouth and not even for swimming. Reusable all the way here now.

So, when somebody asked me if I was taking disposables to Florida with us I said no, of course not, yet they looked surprised Continue reading “You’re Taking Reusable Nappies Abroad With You??!!!”

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My Skincare Travel Essentials From Beeutiful

*Contains gifted items

The countdown is on to my holiday which means my mind is turning to planning my clothes, travel products and my skincare essentials. I don’t want to take too much as we kinda had a weight issue last year (the bags you understand, not me!) and I certainly don’t want to repeat that mistake. However, I do still want my luxury items and everything that will make me feel good. This is why I am so pleased that Carly from Beeutiful has travel sized pots of her magic skincare treats! Continue reading “My Skincare Travel Essentials From Beeutiful”

mum and child in the sea at sunset on holiday

Why We Are Taking Our Child Out Of School To Go On Holiday

Ok, so as you know by now we are off to Florida in March. What I haven’t mentioned is the fact that we are going during term time and so we will be taking Jake out of school but there are good reasons for this. No, they may not be good enough for the school or Government to accept but for us, we need to do this.

You see, what they may not class as exceptional circumstances Continue reading “Why We Are Taking Our Child Out Of School To Go On Holiday”

Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge

Family-Friendly Attractions to Visit in Northern Ireland

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Northern Ireland is a real hidden gem of a holiday destination, offering just enough excitement to keep the kids entertained while providing plenty of opportunities to take in the country’s unique culture, history and landscape. There are countless attractions to visit, with many being ideal for the whole family to explore. Here are just a few of the best that you should make sure you visit on your next trip to Northern Ireland! Continue reading “Family-Friendly Attractions to Visit in Northern Ireland”

Florida beach from above

7 Reasons Why Our Florida Holiday Is Going To Be Amazing

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I am so excited to be writing this post because by actually writing it down it makes it all so much more real… We are going to Florida! Since I was a child I have dreamt of walking barefoot down those beautiful white sandy beaches, paddling in the brilliant blue sea, exploring the varied coastline and of course, visiting Disney World! Continue reading “7 Reasons Why Our Florida Holiday Is Going To Be Amazing”