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
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So, what’s the best way to get to France? Plane, ferry or train? There are a few modes of transport you can choose to cross the Channel. When we’re heading to France, we almost always book Le Shuttle! We think the Eurotunnel is by far the best […]
So, where to start?! Our first week in France has gone by so quickly. It feels kind of like we’ve done nothing and everything all at the same time! By ‘nothing’ I mean we’ve not been totally free to wake up each morning and fully […]
Travelling with kids usually involves stuff…a lot of stuff! Nappies, stroller, toys, travel highchairs…all that paraphernalia that you’d never even heard of a few years back! Suddenly, the people carrier that looked massive in the showroom is now looking more like a Nissan Micra! When […]
Amiens, Little Venice of the North We first discovered this beautiful little city while exploring a route in the book Back Roads France. Since then, it has become one if our favourite French stop-overs as we journey further south. We stayed in an Airbnb overlooking the […]
Parenting is never ‘easy’…but when does it get easier? Expect advice and opinions…lots of them! Since having my first child I’ve been given a lot of advice…mostly unwanted! It’s really tempting to follow that advice when your handed your new baby and suddenly realise […]
Wish someone a safe and happy journey with these safe travel quotes for loved ones. There’s something about a pretty picture and some well-chosen words that makes the impossible seem possible. So, take a look at these inspirational and safe travel quotes that you can […]
This is a collaborative post with Oled TVs Panasonic. Enjoy a cinema experience in your home with amazing picture quality! So, Leo picked up a Barbie today in the charity shop. He announced that she was a princess and that she must wear a dress and […]
So…you may have been under the impression that home schooling was ultimately a parent’s decision. But…apparently, there are quite a few people who have taken it upon themselves to monitor your child’s education. For the sake of this post, let’s call them busy-bodies! (Although I […]