Hatton Adventure World

Hatton Adventure World, Warwickshire: The Great Summer Adventure

I fondly remember our previous visit to Hatton Adventure World, for Mini's 1st birthday. I turned around for a few moments and caught her eating some guinea pig poo! It seems like only yesterday and now she is nearly 6! So when we were recently invited for a visit, I was interested to see if … Continue reading Hatton Adventure World, Warwickshire: The Great Summer Adventure

Jamie's Italian

Jamie’s Italian Birmingham Review, Kids Eat Free for the Summer

Jamie's Italian Birmingham We recently spent the afternoon at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery hunting for Dippy the Dinosaur. Dinosaur hunting is hungry work so we decided to head to Jamie's Italian in the Birmingham Bull Ring for a family dinner. We have eaten at Jamie's Italian a few years ago and were impressed so … Continue reading Jamie’s Italian Birmingham Review, Kids Eat Free for the Summer

Madagascar The Musical

Madagascar The Musical Review, New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

We are big fans of the Madagascar movies in the Mackcracken household, so were super excited to see that it was being turned into a stage production. Mini in particular couldn't wait to see the show and had been singing, "we like to move it, move it" around the house for the previous two days. … Continue reading Madagascar The Musical Review, New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

Confetti fields

The Colours of Summer at The Confetti Fields at Wick, Worcestershire

Last Summer I recall seeing lots of beautiful photos on social media of pretty coloured flower fields and quickly learnt they were The Confetti Fields at Wick, Worcestershire. So when one of my best friends said she'd like to visit the fields this year for her birthday I jumped at the chance. The Confetti Fields … Continue reading The Colours of Summer at The Confetti Fields at Wick, Worcestershire