2019 Bucket List {June Update}

Can you believe we are now half way through the year? This year is zooming by and I feel like each year that passes goes quicker than the ones before. So it’s the time when I look at how we’re doing with our annual bucket list and this is how it stands at the end of June: So here are the things we’ve ticked off over the last three months:…

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A Weekend in Blackpool {The Ordinary Moments}

Welcome back to another week of the Ordinary Moments. If you haven’t joined in before this is a weekly linky that launches every Sunday morning and is open until midnight on the following Saturday. It’s a linky that celebrates any ordinary moments in your life – or the not so ordinary some weeks too. Basically – anything goes. I’ll be sharing and commenting on the posts that are linked up during the…

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Leonardo Express – Airport Transfer in Rome

When we were planning our trip to Rome with the children we wanted to make everything run as smoothly as possible and to be as easy for the children as we could manage. We knew that we’d have to organise a way of getting from Rome airport to central Rome and looked at every option available – from pre-booking a transfer to a taxi and finally the Leonardo Express. What…

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Climbing St Peter’s Dome and Visiting the Basilica with Children

During our trip to Rome, when we visited the Vatican Museums we went to the Sistine Chapel and then found ourselves heading towards St Peter’s Basilica. We backtracked slightly to pay a small fee and climb to the top of St Peter’s Basilica before exploring the church itself. Climbing St Peter’s is something completely different to other Rome experiences and one of our favourite things to do with kids in…

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Liked & Loved {June 2019}

And just like that another month has come to a close. June has been lovely for us – and so, so busy too. So here are a few things we’ve been loving this month. Rome We started the month on holiday in Rome where the children had their first experience of a city break – and I think Rome has set the bar quite high! We saw so much, did…

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Visiting the Vatican with Kids

On our recent family vacation we were looking for things to do with the children in Rome. We decided to revisit the smallest sovereign state in the world which happens to be smack bang within the Italian capital – Vatican City, home of the Roman Catholic Church and it’s leader, Pope Francis. It is also home to the Vatican Museum and St Peter’s Basilica, the largest church in the world.…

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Things to do at Coral Island Blackpool with Kids | AD

Last weekend we went to Blackpool for the very first time and loved it. It was such a beautiful seafront and there is so much to do in Blackpool – with arcades being a huge part of that. But, when it comes to arcades there is only one that we needed to visit – Coral Island Blackpool. Coral Island is situated in prime position on the main promenade opposite Blackpool…

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