E-scooters arrive in Northampton!

E-scooters arrive in Northampton!

From the off, I want to make it clear that I am in no way affiliated with or connected to Voi . I am purely interested in the concept of e-scooters in Northampton as a resident and commuter. Like many

A Review of Treasure Trails: Stoke Bruerne

A Review of Treasure Trails: Stoke Bruerne

We were gifted a free Treasure Trails map for the purposes of this post. All opinions and words are my own. Since the weather has been so lovely lately, and we’re a bit fed up of doing the same walks

A Quick Catch Up…

A Quick Catch Up…

Well haven’t the last few months been strange! I haven’t posted anything personal or about what we’ve been up to for a while, so grab a cuppa, have a sit down and let’s have a quick catch up. Since the

A Family Day out for £20

A Family Day out for £20

(AD: This is a sponsored post in collaboration with Morses Club) To celebrate the launch of the brand new £20 note this month, I was challenged to enjoy a day out with my family for just £20. As you know,

Where to go Pumpkin Picking In Northamptonshire  2019

Where to go Pumpkin Picking In Northamptonshire 2019

In recent years Halloween has become a big deal in the UK (just ask my 4 year old who spends all year deciding on his costume!), plus pick your own fruit and veg has soared in popularity. So what is

The Opening of Delapré Abbey & Celebrating 900 Years of History

The Opening of Delapré Abbey & Celebrating 900 Years of History

Last week I, along with some other Northamptonshire bloggers and various local dignitaries, was invited along to the official opening of Delapré Abbey. We’ve visited many times before to explore the gardens and parkland, but up until now the Abbey

Family Friendly Elton & Fotheringhay Circuit

Family Friendly Elton & Fotheringhay Circuit

Length: 5 miles Duration: 1.5 hours (two with a toddler!) This is an easy five mile circular route. It is not suitable for pushchairs and may get very muddy in the winter. This flat route is perfect for a family

My Top Free Family Days Out in Northamptonshire

My Top Free Family Days Out in Northamptonshire

If, like many parents, you’re looking for  things to do to keep the family occupied this summer, here’s a few of my favourite free days out in and around Northampton. Abington Park & Museum Abington Park has to be my

June Round Up

June Round Up

I sometimes see other bloggers doing monthly round ups, and I think they’re such a good idea. However, by the time I get round to it, the next month has raced on and the moment has gone. This time, I’m

The Helpful Hiker does the Northamptonshire Round: 50 Miles in 2 Days (Day 2)

The Helpful Hiker does the Northamptonshire Round: 50 Miles in 2 Days (Day 2)

So I left the story at the end of day 1. I’d walked 30 miles, demolished a curry, had a few broken hours sleep and I was in bad shape. I still had another 20 miles to go, yet I