A Greater Anglia Adventure to Mountfitchet Castle

Mountfitchet Castle

Given the choice between car or rail for a day out, I could guarantee the Beans will choose rail every time. They love it when an adventure starts and ends at the train station because it’s exciting. Our most recent rail adventure was courtesy of Greater Anglia trains from Cambridge to Mountfitchet Castle; a reconstructed … Read more

Our #RailAdventure with Greater Anglia and Audley End Miniature Railway

Greater Anglia Trains

The warm sunshine greeted us as our day began on Sunday. We had a #RailAdventure to enjoy with Greater Anglia trains and Audley End Miniature Railway. There was no time to waste so we hopped into our car and drove to Cambridge Train Station where our adventure was to begin. Cambridge Train Station Despite having … Read more

IWM Duxford for a great family day out in Cambridgeshire

IWM Duxford

We were recently invited to visit the IWM Duxford which is situated just south of Cambridge. Hubby has been there a few times, but I had only visited once a few years ago to a Battle Proms event (which was amazing). I had always planned on going back, but weeks turned into months, and months … Read more

Family Days out ideas for October Half Term


If you’re not planning on jetting off to a warmer climate this October half term, it doesn’t mean you can’t have fun does it? Of course not, there are plenty of great adventures that you can have in the UK so here’s just a handful of activities which I have spotted that you might like … Read more

#MummyMattersSummer2016 – Cambridge and Ely

Cambridge Caravan and Camping Club

At the start of the Summer holidays my Mum and I took the Beans camping to Cambridge Club Site. We were only going away for three nights so I didn’t want to pick a site too far away from home but I also wanted to go somewhere that would give us opportunities to explore a … Read more

Cambridge Camping and Caravanning Club Site

Cambridge Camping

The first week of our Summer holidays I’m delighted to say was spent enjoying the glorious sunshine camping at Cambridge Camping and Caravanning Club Site. Camping is such a fun way for families to get away from it all and to enjoy a slower pace of life. I have lots of happy memories of camping … Read more