Despite the fact that I spent pretty much all my childhood in Derby, which is a hop skip and a jump from Birmingham, couple with the fact that my brother and fiancee LIVED in Birmingham (until last weekend when they got the keys to their very own house congratulations guys!)… View Post

Another day meant another adventure, this time we headed to Thomas Land in Drayton Manor with the toddlers partner in crime Miss S from The 21st Century Mama.  Half the excitement in the car over was the fact that we were seeing Thomas, the rest that we were seeing Miss… View Post

It’s a running joke in our house that I am obsessed with animals. Any idea for a day out from me generally is go the zoo, the petting zoo or in this case The National Forest Adventure Farm The National Forest Adventure Farm though, is more than just a farm,… View Post

Coming back for my holidays to the UK with my mum we had all of the Midlands to explore and on one sunny (sunny?  I came to escape the sun!) day off exploring as well as reliving my childhood by visiting Twycross Zoo. I love Twycross Zoo.  We went last… View Post