This summer we packed up our trusty (not always very trusty) Ford SMax with our three girls and all the camping gear to drive four and a half hours down the sunny Cornwall. Armed with their Amazon Fires and bizarre bags of toys they packed for themselves we set of at 7am and hit the … Continue reading Camping in Cornwall with three kids
On Monday the five of us will be jumping in the car and heading down to 'hopefully' sunny Cornwall for a week in our trusty tent. Mr C and I both have lists of things we need to take but these lists are very different. Mine tends to be food and meals plans! Let's start … Continue reading Camping: the ‘essentials’ list
Any parent will tell you that there are times when you need to take some time out for yourself. And this weekend Mr C and I did just that! Why take a child free break?After an unexpected PPI return (if you haven’t checked then try Resolver – easy to check and I never expected getting … Continue reading Getting over the half term madness!
I am not going to lie; we are a family of campers. We love sleeping out under canvas and have all the gear (half of it we don’t even need!). The bit we aren’t keen on - and has often tested mine and Mr C’s relationship to the limits - is the getting all the … Continue reading Can a weekend in a yurt turn us from campers to glampers?
I am a firm believer of getting the kids out but I am also a fan of spending time with other grown ups. With this in mind, my mum and I took a day out of our busy lives to hang out and walk around Kew Gardens. Visiting Kew Gardens From Feb to March Kew … Continue reading A Day out without the kids
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It is no surprise that I like camping really. My family heritage basically points me in that direction. My maternal ancestors were Romany gypsy and my paternal were Irish horse thieves who liked to travel a bit…it is in my blood! We first started taking the girls camping when they were quite young, Miss I … Continue reading My top tips for camping with kids