Family Day Trip Idea

Looking for somewhere to go with the kids? Even if you don’t have sprogs there are some great ideas for activity based days out, usually with some food thrown in!

Afternoon Tea in Sedgefield

My blog of late appears to be an Ode to the Afternoon Tea with a plethora of recommendations! Because of my evident love a colleague suggested we travel further afield to try what he rates as the best he’s ever had….
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Family Trip to South Shields

Jnr spends every other weekend with his Dad so I try to make the most of the ones he spends at home. It isn’t always easy to coerce him into leaving the PC behind for the day, but if I…
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Cycling in Kielder – Family Day Trip Idea

One of the reasons I started to write the blog was my sheer pride in the North East. We have, in my opinion, some of the most beautiful landscapes in the country right here on our doorstep. Where I live…
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Review – Herding Hill Farm, Haltwhistle

I’m not a camper. I was often dragged camping during school holidays as a child and it didn’t appeal to me to inflict the same on Jnr. My recollections were rainy fields, damp sleeping bags and drinking tea out of…
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Visit to Saltburn by the Sea

Him Indoors loves the beach. This love affair started back in Brazil, so it’s easy to understand why he’d be keen on going. The reality of even the sunniest day in the UK probably can’t match those of Ipanema or…
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Review – Humble Pie N Mash, Whitby

We went off the beaten trail this weekend, fancying a change of scenery. I’m starting to wonder whether I’ve exhausted all of my reviewing options in Newcastle 🙂 A conversation at work about pie and mash led us to visiting…
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