Camping

We took up camping a few years ago after a collaboration with Piri and then later with Millets – since then we’ve camped with friends, on our own, at festivals . . . Ben loves the freedom whilst Dave and I loved the “enforced relaxation”!

Catgill Farm Campsite, Bolton Abbey – Review

It is becoming something of a Butler / Burgess tradition to spend the last weekend of the school holidays camping together. It’s a really lovely way to eek out the last days of summer and put all thoughts of “back to school” to the back of our minds for a little while longer. This time we booked the Catgill Farm Campsite near Bolton Abbey. The more we campsites we explore, the more we are able to narrow down our priorities and having camped at Crowden Campsite earlier in the month, we realised that either a play area or a space for ball games is pretty high on the list. Along with that, we are always keen to find a campsite that allows campfires – especially later in the summer when the days are a little shorter and the nights colder. Catgill Farm Campsite is near Skipton, North Yorkshire and whilst…

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Family Friendly Festivals to Consider in 2020

Family Friendly Festivals to Consider in 2020

[I’m currently updating this post with information for family friendly festivals in 2020 as it becomes available!] Summer 2018 was super festival heavy for us … View Post
Crowden (The Camping and Caravanning Club) – Review

Crowden (The Camping and Caravanning Club) – Review

We’ve just spent two nights at Camping and Caravanning Club site, Crowden with the Butlers. We chose the site mainly based on it’… View Post
A stopover at Les Alicourts Resort with Eurocamp

A stopover at Les Alicourts Resort with Eurocamp

We stayed at Les Alicourts, Loire with Eurocamp for two nights a part of our adventures in France during May half term – one night … View Post
Chateau de Lez Eaux campsite, Normandy

Chateau de Lez Eaux campsite, Normandy

When it came to choosing a campsite for our Eurocamp Holiday, we were somewhat spoiled for choice and a little overwhelmed!  Eurocamp have somewhere … View Post
Eurocamp Accommodation – Espace (3 Bedroom)

Eurocamp Accommodation – Espace (3 Bedroom)

We spent May half term in a 3 bed, 2 bath Eurocamp Espace at Chateau de Lez Eaux in Normandy, France. Having not done a Eurocamp … View Post
20 things we did at Just So Festival 2017

20 things we did at Just So Festival 2017

It might be a few weeks since Just So Festival but it’s still a hot topic of conversation in our house – in fact … View Post