Weekend away in the Lake District: Fell Foot National Trust Park

~ Thursday 7th September 2017 ~

little girl in fell foot national trust park lake windemere

Sometimes, I just want to take a day off being a mum. I don’t know if anyone can relate. We had been planning our little weekend away for months, with my besties, men and children. I think as mums we do like to feel guilty for wanting some me time or for wanting to indulge in an adult conversation. It’s... View Article

5 Things we have discovered cycling in Croatia

~ Thursday 10th August 2017 ~

mountain bike in Croatia Komiza Vis

We love being active on holidays. Just lying by the pool ( or the beach) is nice, but sometimes, we like to put our back pack on and go out exploring. Croatia has a plethora of National Parks, hiking trails and bike paths that are just waiting to be explored. And for afters, you can sit down and relax to... View Article

Exploring Croatia with Kids: Paklenica National Park

~ Sunday 30th July 2017 ~

Our second hiking adventure this family vacay was in Paklenica National park. Croatia has a plethora of national parks and hiking trails.  I’ve loved the outdoors, since I was a little girl. I would spend summer after summer with my grandparents, in Croatia. However, we never ventured any further than southern Dalmatia. When I first met Mark, we discovered our... View Article

Exploring Croatia with Kids: Baska Voda

~ Saturday 3rd June 2017 ~

Baska Voda Sea Side

I have visited this picturesque little seaside town many times during my childhood and it was always my dream to come back here and experience it again with my family. Long stretches of dreamy beaches, crystal clear water, evening walks along the riva and gelato.  After hiking our way through 4 national parks (Plitvice Lakes, Paklenica, Telašćica, and Krka) we were... View Article

Exploring Croatia with kids: Plitvicka Jezera (Plitvice Lakes)

~ Saturday 27th May 2017 ~

Plitvice Lakes

  Plitvice Lakes is our first stop this year on our family holiday. Last year, we spent 3 months away while I was on maternity leave and Lila was a 4 month old little cabbage patch. This year, she is a walking talking little toddler and we decided it was time to start walking, exploring and doing the things we... View Article