Milestones Museum Hampshire

Milestones Museum Hampshire

Housed in a former aircraft hanger, incongruously located next to a bowling alley and cinema complex in Basingstoke’s leisure park is one of my family’s favourite rainy day haunts: Milestones Museum of Living History. Here, toddlers can dash across a cobbled…

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Review: Duxford Imperial War Museum

Review: Duxford Imperial War Museum

Rather predictably, my five year old son is coming home from school with an ever increasing interest in guns, bombs and tanks. So I decided to channel this enthusiasm with a trip to Duxford Imperial…

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A Quick Trip to the National Gallery in London

A Quick Trip to the National Gallery …

As with many things involving small children, a little bit goes a long way when it comes to visiting a gallery or a museum. I took my two boys, aged five and three, to the…

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Review: the National Trust’s Snowshill Manor and Garden

Review: the National Trust’s Snowshill Manor …

Inherited a fortune and not sure what to do with your new found wealth? Take inspiration from Charles Wade who bought Snowshill Manor in the Cotswolds and made it his life’s work to fill the house…

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Sicily road trip with kids: family holiday highlights

Sicily road trip with kids: family holiday …

Sicily road trip with kids Why take a Sicily road trip with kids? One of my favourite regions of Italy, Sicily has all the important elements for a great holiday with children: amazing food, welcoming…

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A Trip to St Paul’s Cathedral with kids

A Trip to St Paul’s Cathedral …

Ever since visiting the Fire! Fire! exhibition at the Museum of London last year, my five year old son has been keen to visit St Paul’s Cathedral which was destroyed during the 1666 Great Fire…

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Cheap days out near Hertford with young children

Cheap days out near Hertford with young …

Looking for cheap days out near Hertford? Being the mother of a child in his first year of school, I woke up on the first day of the Easter holidays earlier this year and realised we…

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