How to Celebrate Mother’s Day in Hampshire 2023

This year Mother’s Day is on Sunday 19th March 2023 and I know it’s something that people start planning and thinking about weeks before. Whether you want to buy your mum the perfect gift or organise a day out to spoil her, it’s bound to be an important day on your calendar.

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Visiting the Upside Down House Brighton

On a trip to Brighton last summer we couldn’t help but notice that there appeared to be an upside-down house, plonked next to the seafront. Billed as part art installation, part optical illusion, we were keen to see what the fuss was about.

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Slow Cooker White Chocolate Valentines Fudge Recipe

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It’s so nice to make a sweet treat to celebrate any occasion and this white chocolate fudge is perfect for Valentines. It would make a lovely gift or treat to share with family or friends and can easily be tweaked to enjoy throughout the year too just with different sprinkles!

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Living Arrows {January 2023}

Up until the end of last year I took part in, and hosted, Living Arrows, a weekly blog linky. The project originally took its name from a poem by Kahlil Gibran, “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth” and every Monday for years, I’ve shared a photo of each child that symbolises childhood.

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Alpaca Walks in the South East

After going for our first alpaca walk recently we have been researching places for alpaca walking experiences closer to home. I thought it might be helpful to put together all the alpaca walks in the South East of England in case it’s useful when you’re planning a day out or special occasion.

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Slow Cooker Kinder Bueno Fudge Recipe

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Ever since we made Kinder style fudge a while ago I’ve wanted to make Kinder Bueno fudge – and that time finally came! It felt like the perfect recipe to make in the run up to Christmas – and I can only apologise that it’s taken me a few weeks to share it. Don’t worry, it’s worth waiting for!

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February Half Term in Hampshire | Things To Do 2023

If you’re looking for things to do this February half term in Hampshire then you have come to the right place. You may be looking for a lovely family friendly day out or just somewhere to go for walks or you might prefer an organised event or school holiday activities, put on especially for February half term.

Read on to find out everything taking place in Hampshire this February half term as well as many special half term events.

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The Best Magnetic Travel Games

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Magnetic games are fantastic for travel. Whether you’re going on road trips with the kids, on a long flight with your other half or to an off grid retreat with your family and friends. Magnetic games are a great investment that all ages can enjoy. 

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School Holiday Clubs in Hampshire

If you need to work over the holidays and need childcare then holiday clubs are a really popular idea – and there are so many across Hampshire that you’re bound to find one perfect for your children that’s close to where you live or work.

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Finishing our holiday at WonderWorks Orlando

On our trip to Orlando Florida last summer, we did all the big attractions like Walt Disney World, Universal Studios and Kennedy Space Centre. On our very last day we had to check out of our villa by 10am, but the flight from Orlando wasn’t until 3pm so we had a spare morning to do something exciting. We researched attractions near the airport and discovered WonderWorks on International Drive, which isn’t too far from the airport. We decided to give it a go to end our holiday with something different.

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