Posts filed under “Out & About”

Hampton Court

Today the sun shone! I have a feeling it shouldn’t be such a novelty in June, but hey ho… So rather than go food shopping I opted to take the boys to the now quite-local-actually Hampton Court Palace.  

Stockholm calling….

  I promised a scandi-post a couple of weeks ago, but it has taken me this long to get organised… Claire, myself and another lovely lass spent a refreshingly sunny weekend in Stockholm visiting a good friend living over there with her gorgeous son and soon-to-be-new-baby.

Stuff & Nonsense

Bonjour! Sorry I haven’t posted for such a long time – there has been so much going on in our little household these last weeks that PuddleMonkey has taken something of a back seat. I am feeling suitably guilty now, so while this post is really a bit of stuff and nonsense I feel better […]


Meet the Sammies. This children’s travel range from Samsonite have little people appeal with grown-up benefits. They are made from lightweight, durable canvas making them easy for little ones to pull along, and the details are adorable.  Handy pockets hide under trunks and tails, and the pull handle zips neatly away when not needed. The […]

Hatfield House

Hatfield House sits right next to its urban Hertfordshire town, however the moment you drive through the gate you are transported back several hundred years and floored by tranquility…

Puddledock Farm

Last weekend we made the most of the spring weather and took our boys camping in the Norfolk countryside. Looking for something with a bit more comfort than your average tent, we opted to spend two nights in these camping pods on Puddledock Farm in Thetford…