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A day in San Sebastián

We drove an hour or so from where we were staying in Pamplona in June to spend some time in San Sebastián. We’d really only gone there because it came up on Google as the nearest beach, so we had…
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5 things to be cautious of during a family holiday

It’s easy for a family holiday to become more stressful and difficult than it needs to be, especially when you’re a worrier. However, there’s no need to get worked up – so long as you remain vigilant, careful and sensible,…
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Barbados from above

It may be a fairly small island, but there is plenty to do and see in Barbados. We spent a couple of weeks there and had the most amazing holiday. As we went with extended family we were fortunate enough…
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Our backpacking adventure: backpacking kit

Do you know how difficult it is to pack the right stuff for a week or backpacking during a typical English summer with two small children and no car? Just imagine how tricky it must be. Now let me tell you…
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Our backpacking adventure: Route

Last August I took leave of my senses completely and spent 6 nights backpacking in the south of the UK with my husband, our four year old and our seven year old. We decided that we’d like to see some…
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Our 2015 adventures: part two

I looked back recently at the first three months of this year and the adventures we’ve had during that time. Today I’m covering April, May and June of this year and looking back on the incredibly precious time we spent together…
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The new ŠKODA Octavia Scout

I love my job. Especially when I find myself holding the keys for a week long test drive of a fancy new car. In this instance, we were the proud testers of the ŠKODA Octavia Scout Estate. Our model was the…
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Red Bank Farm, Bolton-Le-Sands

As I unzipped my tent at silly o’clock in the morning I found myself nose-to-beak with a hen. Yes, I was at Red Bank Farm. Red Bank Farm is one of my favourite sites. A quiet site, right by the sea, Red Bank Farm is…
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My list of things to do before I’m 40

When I turned thirty, I wrote a list of things to do over the next ten years. This was the list: Swim with Dolphins Go to St. Lucia Raise £1,000 for charity Be a size 12 – for good! Fly…
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