Things to do with the family in Suffolk

What springs to mind when I say Suffolk? Charming villages, medieval towns, picturesque coastlines? If you’re planning a staycation this could be the perfect spot for your family. This historic East Anglian county is shrouded in history and there is plenty to keep everyone entertained. Sutton Hoo Sutton Hoo is a stunning estate set in … Read more

Easter Arts-travaganza at Palace House Newmarket

Palace House Newmarket

We last visited Palace House Newmarket briefly during February Half Term when Discover Newmarket invited us to visit The National Stud. Due to time constraints, we only stayed at Palace House for a little over an hour, but it was enough to wet our whistle, so on Good Friday, we returned. You can see our … 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

Sacrewell Farm Camping – Day 2

I was very pleasantly surprised when the Beans didn’t wake until 7.30am, at home their usual wake up time is pre-6.00am. Obviously all that fresh air had had the desired effect. The facilities on the campsite were good but were a little trek from our choice of pitch on the top field. In hindsight we … Read more

This time last week . . . Amazonia World of Reptiles


Every time I have walked along Great Yarmouth Seafront there has been one building which has grabbed my attention but never actually went it. This time Little Bean spotted Amazonia World of Reptiles too and asked if we could go in so we did and I’m so pleased that we did. Amazonia World of Reptiles … Read more