My first cruise experience…without leaving port!

Dear Mummy, I was lucky enough to board my first ever cruise ship recently. We headed down to Southampton on a grey blustery day to see this floating hotel. I was super excited at the prospect of setting off to … Continue reading

Running into the freezing sea!

Hayling Island Beach in Hampshire

Dear Mummy, over the Christmas break we spent our time on Hayling Island in Hampshire with my Grandparents. We were very fortunate with the weather as it was bright, sunny and crisp. The perfect day for a winters walk. After stuffing … Continue reading

A winter wander at Winter Wonderland, Hyde Park London

Hyde Park Winter Wonderland

Dear Mummy, the Christmas season is in full swing and already we’ve joined in with some festive events. A couple of weeks ago we visited LaplandUK (which is running until Christmas Eve) and you can read our review here. This week it … Continue reading

Silent Sunday 27.11.16

Dear Mummy Blog at LaplandUK

The most magical day! Read our full 2016 review of LaplandUK here. If you like this photo please pop over to our Instagram feed @dear_mummy to see more piccys of LaplandUK and share the love 🙂  Love Bella x

LaplandUK 2016 Review – My New Family Tradition

Dear mummy, is not often that you come across an experience that takes your breath away, never mind an event that you’ve been to before, but LaplandUK did just that. Having been last year we thought it would take the edge … Continue reading

Walking with Giants at the Giants Causeway

Giant's Causeway Travel Review

Dear mummy, it’s not often that you get to see a natural wonder of the world and we were blessed recently to see The Giant’s Causeway. My Grandparents live in Northern Ireland and our family has a strong Irish connection … Continue reading

Fairy Snuggle Sac Review

Dear Mummy, I love a good sleepover, usually it’s my mummy popping over to my room in the middle of the night to hang out after one of my bad dreams or “little accidents”, but this sleeping bag isn’t for … Continue reading

Investigating Hot Fuzz Filming Locations

Dear mummy, while touring Somerset on a long weekend break you stumbled on the smallest city in England called Wells and just had to share your visit. With only 12,000 inhabitants it’s only classed as a city because of its … Continue reading

Smugglers, crabbing and treasure in Shaldon, Devon

Shaldon, Devon

Dear Mummy, last week saw us in Shaldon, South Devon on holiday. A lovely staycation by the sea. We stayed in a caravan at the inexpensive Devon Valley Holiday Village. Recommended by friends, it was a lovely location and very cheap for … Continue reading

Family friendly villas in Italy!

Dear mummy, we’ve had miserable weather in the UK recently with only small glimpses of sunshine gracing our weekends. It been pretty diabolical. My folks are dreaming of warmer climates, another summer in the UK won’t cut it this year. My … Continue reading

Flying with a toddler

Dear mummy, flying with a crazy toddler is enough to strike fear into a parent’s heart. The trauma of checking in, getting through security and boarding the plane is enough to cause anxiety even before the plane sets off. We recently … Continue reading