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Winter Family Getaway: Five Destinations For A Short Family Trip!

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Winter Family Getaway: Five Destinations For A Short Family Trip!

Sometimes all it takes to relieve the stresses of everyday life and strengthen family bonds is a winter family getaway. Taking a short trip away with the family is a perfect way to kick the winter blues and have some fun!    Shrewsbury, Shropshire Shrewsbury is almost entirely looped by the River Severn, which makes it feel like the setting from a fairy tale. Add that to the 650 old buildings that are grade listed and you’ll fall in love with the quaintness of this old English town, nine miles from the Welsh border. There’s a great balance of independent shops...

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2020 Wishlist: Five Places You Have To Add To Family Holidays List In The New Year!

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2020 Wishlist: Five Places You Have To Add To Family Holidays List In The New Year!

The turn of the new year is a fresh start for the whole family, and what better way to celebrate new beginnings than with a new holiday destination! The whole world is the oyster for your family but it’s quite a big one, so we thought it would be helpful to highlight our five places to add to your holiday list!  Lapland, Iceland If you’re anything like we were as kids, your little ones probably spent a lot of the lead up to Christmas staring out the window, waiting for snow! They might not have got the Crosby-White Christmas they...

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Getting Crafty: Five Incredible Holiday Gifts To Make With The Kids!

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Getting Crafty: Five Incredible Holiday Gifts To Make With The Kids!

Making holidays gifts with your little helpers is a really good way of spreading Christmas cheer! Not only are they great for having some special festive fun with the little ones, but the person receiving them feel ho-so special too! Here are our five incredible DIY holiday gifts! Photo tree decorations This is the possibly the quickest personalised Christmas gift to make, and it looks amazing! You can put your friends and family on your tree, or one somebody else’s with this DIY gift. What you’ll need: Printed copies of photographs with your loved ones Some round thin pieces of...

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Destination Next: Utrecht, Netherlands

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Destination Next: Utrecht, Netherlands

When you think of a family holiday in the Netherlands, almost everyone will think of Amsterdam. Well take a U-turn away from the capital and you’ll find Utrecht – a characterful city just waiting for you and the little ones to explore! Once the most important city in the Netherlands, Utrecht has still got all it takes to be the centre of your kids’ attention! Utrecht is located in the central Netherlands and has been established since the times of the Roman empire. With some of its beautiful buildings still intact from over a thousand years ago, and the fact...

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Diary Day... Five Tips To Host A Bonfire Night That Sparkles!

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Diary Day... Five Tips To Host A Bonfire Night That Sparkles!

The glow of a bonfire, the fizz of a sparkler, the crunch of a toffee apple and the whole sky lit up with fireworks – is there anything quite like Bonfire Night? We’re not sure there is, and hosting your own Bonfire Night party is a great way of making the event even more special for your little ones! Here are our five tips to make sure your party goes off with a bang! Safety first Remember, remember the fifth of November, always think safety first! Keeping the little ones safe is the most important part of fireworks night, so...

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