We are always on the lookout for new places to visit and explore. Wild spaces to roam, mischief to be made and if we can get our feet wet all the better. Where possible we try to choose somewhere with an adventure playground as a lure for the kids and these day we now of course have to ensure that the hound is welcome too. … Continue reading Day 12 High Woods Country Park
Thirty Days Wild – Day 11 Clare announces she is taking part in 30 Days Wild. Clare is going to show the world all the fun things she does outdoors, to hopefully inspire somebody to switch off the TV set and go and do something less boring instead… (80s kids you sang that right?) It would seem the universe had other plans. For the purpose … Continue reading The best laid plans…
Ta-Dah! I’m back, and if you didn’t even miss me – well, shame on you. 😉 What a week though. Suffering from some kind of bizarre tech melt down, if a device could fail – it did, peaking with a disastrous climax. Never mind the curious incident of the dog in the night-time, this was more the furious incident of the dog and the glass … Continue reading A wild and woeful week.
The very last day of the school holidays and the mudlings were given the choice of what they wanted to do. They really wanted to go back to Ickworth but Mr Muddy would be more Mr Moody if we went again without him. 😉 They wanted more water, and they wanted a play park. Luckily I know just the place. Cherry Hinton Hall, Cambridge fits the bill … Continue reading Day Seven – Paddle in a stream. Again!
Day six of 30 days wild. The mudlings still at home with an inset day, these extra days feeling too precious to waste – especially now the sun is shining at long last. We decided to visit one of our favourite places; Ickworth Park near Bury St Edmunds. I swear each time we think we finally have explored every last inch of it, we are … Continue reading Day six – Get your feet wet.