Family Fun, Things to do

Roald Dahl Day Dinner

Did you know that the 13th of September is Roald Dahl Day? The 13th of September would also have been his birthday. Unfortunately, he passed away in 1990 however his books live on from generation to generation. Is there anyone who hasn't enjoyed one of his stories (after all there are over 30 published) from… Continue reading Roald Dahl Day Dinner

Lifestyle, Things to do

August Favourites

August was one of those months that just flew by... I can't believe we are in to September already! Summer is fading away and I must say I have already started to think about... dare I say it... Christmas! But before all that, as always, I want to share with you some favourites from this… Continue reading August Favourites

Family Fun, Lifestyle, Things to do

Travel Diary: London

This August my 9 year old son and I went to London for 4 days for a fun filled little holiday. Here is an overview of our travel diary for the trip. Day one: After flying down from Aberdeen, we caught the Heathrow express train to the centre of London (£22 – a little on… Continue reading Travel Diary: London

Family Fun, Reviews, Things to do

Review: Legoland Windsor 

This summer, I took my son to Legoland Windsor for the first time after both of us wanting to go there for so long! It is a fantastic family day out (or in our case two days out!) On day one we arrived at the park for 9:30am as soon as it opened so we… Continue reading Review: Legoland Windsor 

Aberdeen, Reviews, Things to do

Review: Banchory Beer Festival

I was kindly invited to attend the Banchory Beer Festival (family day) on Sunday 12th August with my son. It was the festival’s 5th year and we were looking forward to experiencing the festival for ourselves. ArrivalWe took the stagecoach 201 bus which is great as it stops right outside the festival entrance and you… Continue reading Review: Banchory Beer Festival

Aberdeen, Lifestyle, Things to do

Favourite Activities: July 2018

July was another fun and busy month and most days continued on with this heatwave we have been having in the UK. As it’s the school holidays I have worked slightly different hours most weeks so I have had some more time with my son. I wanted to share my favourite activities and events of… Continue reading Favourite Activities: July 2018

Aberdeen, Things to do

Banchory Beer Festival August 2018

In two weeks time the fantastic Banchory Beer Festival returns to Aberdeenshire… celebrating its 5th year of Beer @ the Barns and Summer festivals. I was hoping to go to this years Beer @ the Barn event in February as my works project members attended however, unfortunately I was unable to attend. I heard some… Continue reading Banchory Beer Festival August 2018