Free family day out at Derwent Waterside Park, Consett

I don’t know about you but despite it being on our doorstep, until recently I hadn’t heard about Derwent Waterside Park and I had never visited Derwent Reservoir. In Easter 2018, Derwent Waterside Park launched their new play park, café…

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Finding cultural family activities with the Fantastic for Families website

What is Fantastic Families? Fantastic for Families is an initiative by the Family Arts Campaign: A large scale, national collaborative programme led by the visual and performing arts sectors to increase levels of arts engagement by families. The campaign focuses…

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Leesa mattress review plus £100 discount code

Our current house is the first house we bought. When we moved in, as is often the case, friends and family gave us some second hand items to help us get started. One of the items my cousin gave us…

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Roman Women, Women Today at Vindolanda and the Sill, Hexham

If you live in the North East then I’m sure at this point you will have heard about Great Northumberland this summer. Over 56 days of summer in 2018, Northumberland County Council has curated a range of family friendly events that…

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Care2Rock online music lessons review

If you follow me on Instagram and YouTube, you will likely already know that this summer I have partnered with Care2Rock for their Sounds of the Summer campaign. My 6 year old Arlo has been trying out their online guitar lessons…

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