Things to do
We kicked our festive family adventures with a visit to Blenheim Palace for its Christmas at Blenheim light display. Even the Grinch would have a hard time sneering at the illuminations.
Ever wanted to go partying, but feel parenthood prevents that? There’s a solution – family raves with Big Fish Little Fish, so I met founder Hannah Saunders to find out more about the unique concept.
After learning from our mistakes in Manchester, we embarked on another road trip, this time visiting the stunning old city of York.
We visited Manchester as a couple when the third trimester kicked off. Now, we’ve returned for round two as a family for our first overnight trip together.
In a first for the park, Chessington World of Adventures Resort has introduced a buggy lane to get behind thrill-seeking parents visiting with youngsters, and I’ve spoken with the park’s supervisor to find out more.
Recognising the lives of adults can be somewhat grey and routine at times, nutrition brand 9Nine has built a giant adult-only playground.