Review: Iberostar Alcudia Park Family Friendly Hotel, Mallorca

The first of our summer adventures this year has been a trip to Mallorca to see the newly refurbished Iberostar Alcudia Park hotel. The Iberostar Alcudia Park is a beachfront property offering family-friendly, all-inclusive accommodation, a short 30-minute drive from the airport. The Accommodation We arrived at the Iberostar Alcudia…

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Is it Time to Give Hauls the Heave-Ho?

Is it time for fast fashion clothing hauls to stop? Spend more than five minutes on YouTube these days and you’ll see an enormous number of haul videos. YouTubers showing off bagfuls of items they’ve bought, often from stores like Primark or Shein. It’s a similar story on Instagram.  I…

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Ultimate California Road Trip Itinerary with Kids

It’s just a few weeks until the summer hols, and I’m in the middle of planning our fourth California road trip. I love the thrill of a new destination, but I am also the BIGGEST fan of summer in California. A California road trip has everything we want for a summer…

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Warwick Castle: Glamping in Knight’s Village

If you’re heading to Warwick Castle this summer, why not extend your stay at the Knight’s Village, in one of the Warwick Castle glamping tents?  Glamping at The Knight’s Village Back in the day, my Dad was a scout leader. My childhood featured a lot of camping. The sort of…

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Ten Embarrassing Parenting Stories from 10 Years of Blogging

So it turns out that my blog is turning ten years old next week. You might imagine that in ten years of blogging, I would have shared some amazing insights into parenting. Maybe some useful recipes, or hacks to make home life easier. Nope. Mostly, I’ve shared ridiculous stories of…

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