Welcome to Family Edventures!
We’re Amy and Richard and this is our blog. We’ve had enough of the ‘live to work’ lifestyle and are taking our boys on an adventure. After yet another 2am chat about how we “should have travelled more and worked less before we had kids” we decided we’d just take them with us! Call us crazy, call us dreamers but…
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the things you did.” ~ Mark Twain
ARE YOU READY FOR YOUR FAMILY EDVENTURE?!
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Christmas Presents for Travelers Most travelers value experiences over possessions so they can be pretty awkward people to have on your Christmas gift list! We’ve compiled the best christmas gift ideas for frequent travelers to make the task a little easier this holiday! Gift ideas […]
I just stumbled across this article in The Telegraph online. The title alone is enough to scare any parent who’s even contemplating travelling with their youngster! “The science behind why you should never take your children on foreign holidays”…a pretty bold headline! It almost had […]
Diffusing Essential Oils Around Babies Essential oil diffusers are becoming more and more popular as parents look for natural ways to sooth their babies. But is diffusing essential oils around babies actually safe? Being a parent makes decisions that were once easy a lot more […]
SUP Boards aka Stand Up Paddle Boards Why SUP Boards are Awesome… SUP boards have become the thing to own in recent years. It’s hardly surprising really given that it’s great fun and pretty easy to get the hang of! Fitness. Paddleboarding is great for […]
I want to start by saying that this is difficult for me to write. Assessing children based on a set of criteria is one of the reasons I left my job in Education and why I thought about home schooling even before I had children. […]
OK, I’ll admit I was slightly concered about travelling with our toddlers! Taking our three year old home-bod away from his toys, bedroom and extended family was going to be a nightmare…or so I thought! Nobody Understands Your Kids Where we are currently in rural […]
We’ve been planning our families adventure for around 7 months and only left home less than a month ago. But in that time we’ve been really surprised by the negativity that we’ve received. Thankfully, we’ve had several positive comments too but it still hurts to be […]
Choosing the right gifts for kids who love nature is the perfect way to encourage a connection with the outdoors. It’s so important that a love of nature is encouraged and nurtured from birth. Adults can support their children in their natural environment by providing […]