A short walk at Ladybower reservoir

I’ve been wanting to explore the Peak District for ages, looking at the pictures on social media and reading about the different walks in the area, it sounds like a great place to go. My virus has been hanging around and after being a sofa sloth for a few days I needed to get some…

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Piglets Adventure Farm Pumpkin Festival

The last weekend of half term meant just enough time to squeeze in another spooky family day outside. We headed to Piglets Adventure Farm, just off the A64 near York, for their pumpkin festival. There’s so much to do at the farm, and once you’ve paid to get in you’re free to have a go…

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Spooky fun at Lotherton Hall

We fancied a walk and some half term fun after the weather and a nasty virus had us cooped up at home, so headed to Lotherton Hall, not far from Leeds just off the A1. With a spooky scarecrow trail, adventure playground and lovely grounds to wander in it was just the outing we needed….

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Conker hunting fail!

We had a funny weekend this weekend, hubby was working and my plans to visit the Peak District with the kids were floored by a sinus headache. The weather has been really odd too hasn’t it? so I had no idea what to wear either. We did make to the kids Grandparents and us girls…

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Cheesefest and a Whey Hey walk!

  A few months ago, we visited Hawes and had a wonderful walk that ended with us visiting Wensleydale creamery for ice cream. So, when I saw they were having a cheese festival I didn’t need much persuading to plan another visit. The cheese festival itself was at the creamery where there was a marquee…

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Yorkshire Wolds way walk to Filey

We recently visited Yorkshire’s coast for a mini glamping break and stayed just near the Yorkshire Wolds Way. Armed with my OS map I planned a route that would take us from our campsite to Filey. We would hopefully arrive in time for an afternoon ice-cream. The day before had been our wedding anniversary so…

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