August 13, 2018

    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 way to get to ...

  • How to Pack More In Your Car!

    August 8, 2018

    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 we decided to spend a year travelling in France we ...

  • 20 Tips for Parents of Toddlers!

    June 3, 2018

    toddler parenting tips

    Let’s start by agreeing that being a parent is really hardwork! It can also be really good fun! I was an Early Years teacher from the age of 21 and I worked in Education for 10 years before having my first child…but having Leo made me realise that I didn’t really know anything about children ...

  • How To Make a Lego Travel Tin

    June 3, 2018

    Leo had this cute Lego travel tin for his third birthday…he loves superheroes! It’s also the perfect way to introduce him to small Lego! It’s really handy for playing with at the kitchen table (away from his little brother) and taking away on holiday with us. The perfect amount of Lego is stored securely inside ...

  • Healthy Snacks…on the go!

    May 27, 2018

    Travelling with kids is in many ways more challenging than when we we were on our own. We can’t just jump in the car for a five hour journey anymore! It takes a little more planning! We find that a few snacks make the journey so much easier for everyone!
    I don’t want my boys ...