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    Everest Base Camp Trek

    I’ve been banging on about the Everest Base Camp trek (EBC) for some time, I’ve done it and it took some time but I’m finally ready to tell you how ...

Cyprus – The Perfect Family Holiday

It started off as a debate, where shall we go on our first family holiday abroad?  Europe was the most obvious choice given its close proximity to the UK, but where?  We ranged from Spain to Italy and then decided upon Cyprus.  Coincidentally I had a friend who had emigrated to their due to her […]

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Back to School with Smash Lunch Bags

As the school term draws ever closer, a week in our case… I start the mad panic to get everything prepared in time.  Thankfully I was sent an amazing selection of lunch bags and food storage containers from Smash and Nude Food Movers to help me on my way and to relieve the panic slightly….as […]

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Driving into the Heart of the Peak District

During our camping weekend with the Subaru XV, we were asked to go have an adventure!  So we loaded the car up with rucksacks, drinks, snacks and wet weather gear (although looked like a sunny day, you can never be too careful!) and drove into the heart of the Peak District. First stop was Castleton… […]

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Getting Away with the Subaru XV

I grew up with camping, first camping in standard tents, moving onto trailer tents and then finally onto a Caravan, I loved camping and the way it makes you get outside and enjoy the fresh air. In a world where (in our house at least) the Xbox dominates the summer holidays, I’m always conscious that […]

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Alton Towers with Samsung Galaxy K zoom #100DaysofFamily

When Samsung contacted me to ask If I wanted to test out their new Galaxy K zoom with a day trip to Alton Towers, I simply couldn’t resist. I’ll admit I’m a devoted Apple user so was a little apprehensive on how I’d get on with the Samsung, but after a few minutes of playing […]

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‘It’s Oh So Quiet’ — Tips for Travelling With Kids

I’ve taken many long journeys with the children and am always looking for different ways to entertain and keep the boredom away, this post from Tesco gives you some great ideas and I’ll be looking to try some out on our next adventure! Long journeys with kids can be torture: they’re bored, they’re uncomfortable, they’re […]

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Hiking Moel Siabod in Photos

I recently hiked up Moel Siabod in Wales, but as it was mine and my friends first time hiking this mountain I don’t feel I can adequately advise on the best routes etc. Instead what I will tell you is that it’s a great mountain to tackle if you want to move away from the […]

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