Top tips for enjoying the beach with a toddler

Top tips for enjoying the beach with a toddler

As anyone who reads this blog knows, we are big fans of a staycation. The UK has such a diverse array of landscapes and amazing places to visit, that we’ve barely dented our wishlist. This year we had a brilliant

The Ultimate Lighting Guide for Campers

The Ultimate Lighting Guide for Campers

Since we started camping a few years ago, we’ve amassed an impressive collection of torches, lanterns, head torches and lights. It might not seem important, but decent lighting can make life so much easier when camping. We’ve tried a few

Review: Hickling Campsite, Norfolk Broads (updated 2020)

Review: Hickling Campsite, Norfolk Broads (updated 2020)

2017 Due to our work commitments it isn’t always an option to take long holidays, so we prefer to nip off for a few days here and there whenever we can. Due to our love of the sea, Norfolk is

Our #homefromhome weekend with Millets

Our #homefromhome weekend with Millets

A couple of weeks ago me, Luke and Finn, together with some other bloggers, joined a team from Millets to enjoy a weekend of camping as part of their #homefromhome campaign. The idea was to showcase our camping set ups, plus

The Best UK Campsites as Chosen by Outdoor Bloggers

The Best UK Campsites as Chosen by Outdoor Bloggers

As peak camping season is upon us, I thought it was a good opportunity to put together a list of the best UK campsites (and a bonus one in France!). I decided the best way to compile my list was

Review: Andrewshayes Holiday Park

Review: Andrewshayes Holiday Park

As tent campers, we’re not usually fans of camping at caravan parks, however I’m always happy to be proven wrong! That was certainly the case with our recent stay at Andrewshayes Holiday Park, near Axminster in East Devon. Prior to becoming parents,

Vegetarian Food for Camping Trips

Vegetarian Food for Camping Trips

It can be hard to plan your food for camping trips. This is especially true if members of your party have differing dietary requirements. After the success of my last downloadable meal planner and shopping list, and some requests, I

Review: FIREPOT Meals by Outdoorfood.com

Review: FIREPOT Meals by Outdoorfood.com

My last experience of dehydrated food was about 15 years ago during my brief foray into the world of the Duke of Edinburgh award. I wasn’t impressed. In fact, I haven’t eaten any since. Then recently, in our quest to

Review: VARTA Powerbank

Review: VARTA Powerbank

As avid users of many gadgets, we are forever looking for ways to keep them charged when we’re camping or hiking. We both have phones plus a tablet, so it can be a real issue, particularly these days when the

Review: PACMAT Patch

Review: PACMAT Patch

Like most bloggers (and many others) I’m a big fan of social media. I can engage with people all over the world, hear new ideas and find great products, all while sitting in my front room. This is true of