http://bunyipbeads.com/product-category/workshops/You know something is really good when you can’t help but wish you’d found out about it long before! Bunyip Buttons and Beads is one of the fabulous independent shops on Fore Street in Exeter and I had seen it before but never been in. When I saw a summer holiday workshop for children advertised, I … Continue reading Children’s Craft Workshops – Bunyip Buttons and Beads
http://www.devon.gov.uk/st_thomas_library We were lucky enough to get spaces to take part in St Thomas Library’s Marvellous Beasts event, led by the fantastic ZoolabUK. The session began with an engaging story that introduced all the creatures we were about to see. The children loved the rhyming, rhythmical language and joined in where they could, Then each … Continue reading Marvellous Beasts @ St Thomas Library
http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/a-la-ronde/whats-onA la Ronde have a a literary festival on this week to kick start their Writing Places programme. There are so many activities on for children, a visit was a must.As well as the summer long activity and quiz trails (£1.50 each/child), there was a special story telling session and craft activities. The children happily … Continue reading A La Ronde – Writing Places and Book Worms
http://www.yha.org.uk/hostel/treyarnonAs we sat outside our bell tent, beer and book in hand, listening to the waves and the live music while the children snuggled down to sleep, I was pretty sure there was no where I’d rather be.Treyarnon YHA is the very best a Youth Hostel can be - welcoming, friendly, clean, comfortable, well equipped, … Continue reading Cool Cornish Coastal Camping!
http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/killerton/features/clyston-millA fantastic event for all - this annual picnic is a lovely opportunity to take an evening out and enjoy time with family and friends. Completely free to attend there was music, a magician, face painting and games.The watermill was open all evening, with free entry, and the orchard had straw bale seating and lots … Continue reading Clyston Mill Big Picnic
http://www.exmouthlandtrain.co.uk/Such a fun way of visiting a familiar place in a new way! We found this a perfect outing for our family group as it allowed us all to enjoy something together without the need for everyone to have good mobility or lots of energy.The best place to park and start your trip is The … Continue reading The Land Train, Exmouth
hittp://www.tavernersfarm.co.uk/ A fantastic spot now the summer is here! Open on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays except in the school holidays (when they open everyday) The Orange Elephant Ice Cream parlour not only offers delicious treats but loads of play opportunities too! The farm is moments from the M5/A38 and signposted well once you’re in the … Continue reading The Orange Elephant