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Hever Castle visit September 2020: history and hand sanitiser!

I last visited Hever Castle as a teenager and every time we drive past on the way to Chris’ mum I wish to go. Wishes come true! To mark the end of the summer and enjoy a final day out before school started for the kids, we visited on Saturday 5th September. Tickets for the […]

Did we complete our summer bucket list 2020?

So today, we are back at school for the first time since 20th March. How did we get on with our summer bucket list to make this summer awesome and stick two fingers up at Covid?! Visit a castle: we only completed this at the weekend with a trip to Hever Castle. Have a pamper […]

A day out to Chiltern Open Air Museum

We tried to make the most of the last weeks of summer before school FINALLY re-opens! Many places are partially closed but not offering any reduced tickets so we wanted to find somewhere that was mostly open for visitors. The Chiltern Open Air Museum is just that, out in the open air, with plenty of […]

Roarr! Dinosaur Adventure

We were invited to visit Roarr! Dinosaur Adventure in Norfolk and decided to visit on our wedding anniversary to celebrate. With the kids, obviously! I have detailed the rest of our overnight trip here, but this was the main event! We arrived and joined the queue for hand sanitiser before contactless entry with tickets on […]

Pick Your Own at Grays Farm, Wokingham

We can cross off the first thing from our summer bucket list! This week we visited Grays Farm in Wokingham to pick our own fruit and veg. We have never been to a pick your own venue before so I really had no idea what to expect! I began by popping into the shop to […]