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Adventures // Yorkshire Lavender

Fields of lavender are the current seasonal Instagram obsession, so we decided to head to Yorkshire Lavender last weekend to explore and capture some photos of the children in a sea of purple. Yorkshire Lavender is in Terrington, just outside of York, and is set in 60-acres of hillside. The weather was perfect, and I was surprised how quiet it was! If it had been the same day at a lavender farm in Sussex, we would have been queuing for ages to get in. 

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Adventures // Our Hampshire Adventure, Part Three

Following on from parts one and two: A couple of weeks ago we were invited to stay in Hampshire by the lovely folk at Hampshire’s Top Attractions. Our last day in Hampshire was HOT! We were all quite tired by this point, after a few late nights and long, exciting days full of adventures. After our final delicious breakfast, we checked out of the Hilton Ageas Bowl and made our way to our final Hampshire attraction – Birdworld.

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Adventures // Our Hampshire Adventure, Part Two

Following on from yesterday’s post… A couple of weeks ago we were invited to stay in Hampshire by the lovely folk at Hampshire’s Top Attractions. Our second full day in Hampshire was truly beautiful. We had a better sleep the second night, and breakfast the next morning was just as delicious! After visiting Waitrose to pick up picnic goodies, we headed to our destination – Exbury Gardens. I had been looking forward to this adventure ever since the ticket arrived in  ...

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Adventures // Our Hampshire Adventure, Part One

A couple of weeks ago we were invited to stay in Hampshire by the lovely folk at Hampshire’s Top Attractions. I’ve visited Hampshire quite a few times, but it was a first for Nick and the kids, and I couldn’t wait to show them the New Forest and everything this beautiful county has to offer! Our journey from Yorkshire didn’t actually take as long as I thought it might – and we stopped off at National Trust Charlecote Park (Warwickshire) en route for a sandwich,  ...

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Adventures // North Yorkshire Moors Railway, Pickering

Nick and I have been itching to take the children to the North Yorkshire Moors Railway ever since we relocated up here in 2014, but always end up with very jam-packed weekends (such is life with children!). As H-Bear is train mad, we decided to take him for his birthday a couple of weeks ago – and we had the BEST time! We parked at Pickering station, which is absolutely beautiful (parking was £5 for the day). The station is full of wonderful exhibitions, a shop, a café, and even a  ...

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