A family day out at the Eden Project

The Eden Project in Cornwall is one of the UK’s top environmental visitor attractions and it’s no surprise why. It has something for everyone there, even if it is all based around eco-systems and promoting a better way of interacting with our environment, not to mention building a more sustainable future. Hubs and I visited the Eden Project on our honeymoon and I fell in love with the place. It’s not surprising then that we decided to take Small Boy as part of our first family holiday to Cornwall. I had hoped that it would be as fabulous as I…

Parkdean Newquay Holiday Park: A review of our family holiday

We have returned from a triumphant family holiday in a caravan at Parkdean Newquay. It’s a success as it took some persuading to get Hubs to consider a holiday in a caravan. I have fond memories of staying in them as a child on family holidays to Devon. My husband never has. When you live in Northern Ireland, holidays usually involve a flight. If you’re going to get on a plane you may as well carry on going and head to Spain or Italy or similar.   Now we have Small Boy I was keen to give it a try.…

Planning our family holiday to Cornwall

It’s been a little quiet here from me as among other things I’ve been planning our family holiday to Cornwall. This is our second family holiday since having Small Boy, the first being Center Parcs last year which he was a little too young to enjoy. He’s now two and I’m looking forward to showing him Cornwall and having some fun outdoors. As we’re not moving house due to stress and money and a lack of houses we like, we’ve decided to spend this year having fun instead. So while we are spending a modest amount on repairs and redecorating,…