Half term activities in Essex & East London

  Half term is fast approaching and it can work out expensive trying to find activities to keep the kids occupied especially with Christmas just around the corner. Here is a list inexpensive ideas, The big Draw – Design your own money. Bank of England museum – http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/education/Pages/museum/visiting/default.aspx From 23-27th October  you can join the […]

Strawberry picking at Cammas Hall

On Thursday we went to Cammas Hall http://www.chff.co.uk/ for Strawberry picking, a very quintessentially British activity, and something on my June wish list.  Unfortunately the weather on Thursday was typical british summer time and was overcast and windy, but that didn’t stop us. When we arrived Miss Chloe clocked the big outside playground and […]

** Review – Colchester Zoo **

For our anniversary we wanted to go on a family day out and where better than the zoo? Or so we thought. We were toying between London zoo and Colchester but in the end choose Colchester as it was closer but in hindsight I wish we made the trip to London.  We arrived at […]