Camp Bestival is just around the corner and we are super excited to be Camp Bestival Ambassadors again this year (check out our shiny new badge on the sidebar ->). As usual there’s lots of fun and exciting things planned for this fantastic festival, including a celebration of gin, gin and more gin!   Love Gin? Love Camp Bestival! Rob & Josie’s Gin Festival has just been announced and it looks set to be a…

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  Beyond the Border 25th Birthday Barnstormer has left our little family with some wonderful memories. I’m so excited to be able to share some of our wonderful experiences with you on the blog today. Beyond the Border takes place in St Donat’s Castle, and we first experienced the wonders of this storytelling festival in 2016. Beyond the Border 25th Birthday Barnstormer! This festival celebrates the spoken word, the traditions of storytelling and the coming…

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*Thank you to Volvo for food and activity vouchers for the day. Yesterday we headed to the Volvo Ocean Race in Cardiff Bay to have a nose around. We ended up being there from 11am until 6pm! There was so much to see and do, and the vibe was so perfect, it felt like we were at a mini-festival, with a focus on the boat race but also areas dedicated to reducing plastic and ocean…

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*Thanks to Breakout for having us! A few weeks ago I was invited to check out Breakout Cardiff to check out their latest breakout room, Vacancy. I didn’t have a team prepared, but at the very last minute my lovely husband’s band Ravenbreed (check them out here) stepped in to help. They’re a bunch of very sweet guys, and I was really excited to see if we’d escape… We were welcomed warmly by the staff…

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*This is a sponsored post. All opinions are 100% honest and my own. The sun is out and it’s time to plan all those family trips, from holidays abroad to camping in the Welsh hills, it’s important to make sure you have all the essentials pack into the boot of your car. Long car journeys can be tough, but when you have kids in the car, you need to be 100% prepared for the journey.…

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*This guide includes some gifted items, all gifted items will be marked with a *. The sun is out and we all know what’s coming next is full on festival season! There are so many family friendly festivals out there, and we’ll be hitting quite a few this year (Beyond the Border, Camp Bestival and The Big Retreat) so I thought it would be a good idea to put together a guide to family festival…

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We live in Llantrisant and we love Halloween, so I feel a certain obligation to put together a post focused on local events for local (imagine League of Gentlemen here!) people… or basically anyone keen to visit this gorgeous part of Wales and celebrate Halloween all at once! Here’s my list of things to do in and around RCT for Halloween… Spooktacular. This is the first year this event will run and it looks set…

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