This weekend, Stu and I went away for our 7 year wedding anniversary, so we only really had Sunday afternoon to spend quality with the kids (mum guilt alert!). The weather over the weekend had been abysmal, which was fine for us as we spent most of our time relaxing in an 18th Century Spa … Continue reading Autumn Adventures – A wet woodland walk and conker collecting.
Ok so I know, the downside of spring is the fact that it rains A LOT! Rainy days and bored kids traditionally don't mix, but I have compiled a list of fun ideas to make even the wettest of days fun fun fun! *This post may contain affiliate links which means that I'll make a … Continue reading Enjoy rainy days with kids (for free!)
Ok, so anyone who knows me, or reads my blog, knows that I am a huge advocate of playing outdoors, whatever the weather. I very much believe that as long as you and your children are wearing suitable clothing and protection, then there is no need to stay cooped up inside. There is a whole … Continue reading Playing in the Autumn Rain
"There is no such thing as bad weather, only inappropriate clothing" I love this quote, although I can't actually remember who said it...I just think it's spot on. It is so tempting to stay cooped up indoors during these cold, wet months...but the UK winter lasts a loooong time (or at least it seems) and … Continue reading Muddy Monday #8 – Play in the Rain – Tick!
As the main aim of this blog is to record our Seasonal activities and tick items off our seasonal bucket lists I think it only right, now summer is ending and we enter a new season (Autumn yay!), that I sum up and reflect on what we've done. What did we achieve? Well, I must … Continue reading Summer 2016 Round Up
Yesterday it rained all day. Instead of letting this dampen our spirits we saw it as an opportunity to don the girls' new puddlesuits and go on a wet, woodland walk. I love this photo because, for me, it represents the beginning of Autumn, my favourite season.