3 Tips to Get a Good Night’s Sleep Outdoors

2018-05-29T00:38:19+00:00

It’s happened to all of us wilderness fans at some stage, the most amazing day of hiking is ruined by an absolutely terrible night’s sleep outdoors. As a result the entire next day of outdoors fun is spoiled. A bad night sleep is never nice but it’s especially disheartening when you’re out in the woods on [...]

HOW TO DEAL WITH BABIES AND KIDS IN HOT WEATHER

2018-05-05T13:31:15+00:00

My number one panic on holiday has to be my baby or toddler getting overheated. Will they get sun stroke? Or sun burnt? Will they get dehydrated? Maybe they will shrivel up into a dried prune? "OMG, look there is a bit of sun on her head! Quick, quick get in the shade". My husband [...]

TRAVELING WITH LITTLE ONES IN A BIG CITY

2019-08-11T16:39:45+00:00

When you begin to plan a family vacation, you may find yourself becoming overwhelmed with the preparation. Vacations can be tricky enough, but with little ones, it can seem like an impossible task. How you prepare for a vacation is as important as where you’re going. One popular tourist destination in the United States (and [...]

Preparing for a family gap year -what needs to be done at home?

2019-05-06T14:45:27+00:00

If you read my recent articles, you will know I have been writing a series about preparing for a family gap year in real time. I am sharing everything as I discover what needs to be done. Lets be honest, it's a mammoth job to prepare, especially when there are so many ties at home, [...]

Preparing for a family gap year – healthcare

2018-05-10T14:10:22+00:00

Preparing for a family gap year is a task not to be underestimated. We have been planning for nearly a year already. From staring at maps, getting an idea of routes and desired destinations, to investigating accommodation, car rentals and activities, the list is endless. One major part of our preparations is ensuring we can [...]