Days Out

We love a good day out, exploring our local area and further afield.

Hopefully you’ll be able to find some inspiration for your own days out here – and if you’ve got suggestions of awesome family days out you think we should try, do let us know!

If you’re looking for something specific, pop it in the search bar on the right hand side or give me a shout on twitter and I’ll see if I can find it for you!

Of course if you’d like collaborate with us on a review do get in touch and we can talk this over.
 

A repeat visit to The Ice Cream Farm – Review

Top of Amy’s wish list for this summer holiday was a return visit to The Ice Cream Farm, Cheshire – we’d been twice last year and I was impressed that she had remembered.  As it was, Michelle and I had already planned a trip over for one of our Butler / Burgess adventures during the summer! One of the things I love most about The Ice Cream Farm is that it’s perfectly possible to visit on a tight budget – entry to the attraction itself is free and this gives you access to the “Daisy’s Garden” play area (a space in which our children aged between 3 and 8 could play happily all day long if the weather allowed) and Fudge Farm (a small area with a range of animals – pigs, donkeys, hens – to visit).  Although picnics are not allowed in the venue itself, you could feasibly pop…

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The new Madagascar PLAY! space at Chester Zoo

The new Madagascar PLAY! space at Chester Zoo

During half term we visited Chester Zoo to check out the newly opened PLAY! space featuring a range of different areas created by play … View Post
Bank Holiday Adventures with Piri Allergy

Bank Holiday Adventures with Piri Allergy

This spring & summer we are working with Piri Allergy to prove that life is just more fun when you get outdoors!  We spent … View Post
Gruffalo Spotters Trail at Delamere Forest

Gruffalo Spotters Trail at Delamere Forest

Gruffalo Spotters is the latest incarnation of the much loved Forestry Commission Gruffalo Trails in 26 forests across the UK (check here to find your … View Post
11 Reasons to visit Cannon Hall Farm this spring

11 Reasons to visit Cannon Hall Farm this spring

Nothing says spring like a visit to the farm does it?!  We first visited Cannon Hall Farm a couple of years ago with the … View Post
A birthday day out in Whitby

A birthday day out in Whitby

A trip to Whitby has been on my seasonal bucket lists for as long as I’ve been writing them.  Yet, until this weekend, … View Post
Chill Factore – The Snow Park

Chill Factore – The Snow Park

Last weekend we took ourselves off on a bit of an exciting adventure to Chill Factore, our local indoor snow destination!  As Amy and … View Post