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.
 

The Enchantment of Chester Zoo – a guest review!

We had planned to visit Chester Zoo yesterday to experience the Wild Rumpus “The Enchantment of Chester Zoo” – unfortunately our plans were foiled by a vomiting boy . . . Regular readers will recognise Mich and the kids from our regular adventures together.  This time we asked Team Butler to go  in our place and write a guest review of The Enchantment of Chester Zoo . . . When we woke up this morning we didn’t have many plans other than taking the kids to Sunday school and doing the food shop!  So when Col messaged to say that Ben was poorly and she needed someone to step in and take up their place at Chester Zoo I was obviously gutted for them but instantly accepted the offer!  Col told us that Amy was upset not to be going as she’d just recovered from her bout of sickness and woke excited for…

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The Snow Centre, Hemel Hempstead – Review

The Snow Centre, Hemel Hempstead – Review

For the last few years there has been a distinct lack of snow.  In fact Chloe, at 5 years old, has little experience of real … View Post
Legoland Discovery Centre Ninjago event

Legoland Discovery Centre Ninjago event

Earlier this month, Dave and the kids went on an adventure without me!  Here’s how they got on:  Ben has been a fan … View Post
#SevenWeeksofSummer Round Up

#SevenWeeksofSummer Round Up

I can hardly believe it’s the last day of the summer holidays.  At the start of the holidays, seven weeks stretching out in … View Post
15 Reasons why we loved Just So Festival 2016 – Review

15 Reasons why we loved Just So Festival 2016 – Review

Rather than just churn out a chronological recount of our day at the 7th annual Just So Festival, I thought we’d share a … View Post
Family Time at The Printworks

Family Time at The Printworks

We’ve had a crazy busy couple of weeks and have been really looking forward to a slower pace over half term.  No rushing … View Post
Lunch at What’s Cooking? & Christmas on the Albert Dock – Review

Lunch at What’s Cooking? & Christmas on the Albert Dock – Review

After our exploration of Tate Liverpool on Sunday morning we took a wander around a very cold and drizzly Albert Dock.  Throughout December Albert … View Post