Where to see Santa in York this Christmas

[I will continue to update this post with suggestions of where to visit Father Christmas in York in 2019 as information & reviews become available!] I know it might feel a little early to be thinking about booking in a Santa visit but, with the best experiences booking up early, it pays to be prepared! As I child, I visited Father Christmas at the same garden centre in West Yorkshire year in, year out. I think there’s something rather special about picking somewhere and making a tradition of it – it helps to retain the magic and as such we only ever take our children to see Father Christmas at Stockeld Park. “Christmas is the most magical time of the year, and for a generation brought up on a world of mobile gaming and tablet computers, anyone wishing to experience that kind of magic in the real life  has a…

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Ride Yorkshire Sportive 2019

Ride Yorkshire Sportive 2019

He did it! On Sunday, Ben completed the 40 mile Ride Yorkshire Sportive – his longest ride yet and his first Sportive. He finished the ride … View Post
Family Days Out in Yorkshire

Family Days Out in Yorkshire

As you know, we love a good day out. If you’re looking for Yorkshire attractions or family days out in Yorkshire, this post … View Post
Visiting Leeds Christmas Markets

Visiting Leeds Christmas Markets

*This is a commissioned post for Aviva* This year’s Leeds Christmas Markets run from 8th October 22nd December 2019 It’s many years since … View Post
11 things we love about The Christmas Adventure at Stockeld Park

11 things we love about The Christmas Adventure at Stockeld Park

I’m not sure how it has happened but it’s December next week . . . and we all know what that means!  I flipping … View Post
Children’s Chocolate Workshops with Hotel Chocolat

Children’s Chocolate Workshops with Hotel Chocolat

In the interests of full disclosure I’m going to start this post by telling you that my little sister has worked for Hotel … 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 in South Yorkshire a couple of years … View Post