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Long haul flight to Barbados with children {Caribbean cruise diary #1}

SITTING on the beach in St Lucia watching the waves crash onto the white sand just six weeks after booking a Caribbean cruise was a proper pinch yourself to believe it moment. We hadn’t really thought about this year’s holiday until New Year’s Day, when we had some news that just made us want to make Read More

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February 2018 half term events in Llanelli and Carmarthenshire

It’s almost half term already … how did that happen?! There’s plenty of half term events in Llanelli and further afield in Carmarthenshire and Swansea to keep you busy through the week – even if it rains (as it probably will). Take your pick from film shows, bird watching and even keeping the beach at Read More

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Father Christmas at Hamleys Cardiff – meeting the real deal

Father Christmas at Hamleys Cardiff is about as close to the real deal as you can get – and that’s a bold claim. I’ll never forget seeing the excitement in our three-year-old’s face as he played games with him and read through his Christmas list at the weekend. At the risk of sounding cheesy, it Read More

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Fireworks displays in Llanelli, Swansea and Carmarthenshire 2017

NOW that Halloween is over, it’s time to talk about bonfire night. Or more specifically, bonfire night fireworks displays in Llanelli and the surrounding area. November has definitely brought a chill with it, so wrap up warm wherever you go! Here’s a round-up of fireworks displays in Llanelli. You’ll find events further afield below… Llanelli: Read More

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Halloween events in Llanelli and Carmarthenshire 2017

Halloween events in Llanelli are looking good this year as there is plenty to choose from! October 31 is just  around the corner, so here’s a round-up of what’s going on in town and the surrounding area in 2017. I’ve also included some non-spooky half term events in the round-up. Events are divided into the Read More

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Autumn fun: Pumpkin picking at Brooksgrove Farm, Haverfordwest

Ok, ok. I know it’s a proper blogger cliché, but I couldn’t resist it. This weekend we went pumpkin picking at Brooksgrove Farm, in Haverfordwest. And I’m so glad we did as I think I’ve ended up with the nicest set of photos of the boys to date. We had two choices of farms for Read More

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Choosing Delft over Amsterdam – a good call?

WHEN we booked our holiday to Eurocamp Duinrell in Holland, we planned to spend at least a day in Amsterdam. The parc is only 45km away from the city, and even though me and Stew have been there before we thought we’d take the opportunity to tick it off our little travel buddies’ capital challenge Read More