Free Christmas printables – puzzles

These are the last of the Christmas themed kids printables I’ve been making this month! I’ve been enjoying creating these in my down time but with everything going on with the girls sick bugs and Lydia’s surgery I didn’t have a chance to finish these until this week. Today I have a couple of little mazes, a word scramble, and a spot the difference puzzle.… Continue Reading “Free Christmas printables – puzzles”

Free Christmas printables – Memory Game

Today’s freebie is this fun memory game – I created this back at the beginning of the month and the girls have been ‘testing’ it for me since. This one is pretty good for the Christmas holiday as it isn’t once and done – they can play it a few times over the school break. It has 15 different festive images, on 30 ‘cards’ you… Continue Reading “Free Christmas printables – Memory Game”

Free Christmas printables – Sudoku

I’ve got another Christmas freebie printable for you today – or more accurately for your kids. Lydia really loves doing sudoku puzzles, so I thought I would make some simple Christmas themed ones for her, and share them with you too. These are definitely ‘easy’ rated puzzles aimed at kids, but let me know in the comments if you want some similar festive ones which… Continue Reading “Free Christmas printables – Sudoku”

Merry Fish-mas! Visiting Santa at Sea Life

Last weekend we spent a morning enjoying some time at one of the kids’ favourite places, the Birmingham Sea Life Centre, which is currently looking pretty festive for their Christmas event! You can visit Santa in his grotto (included in the standard ticket price) and enjoy a Christmas film in the 4D cinema.… Continue Reading “Merry Fish-mas! Visiting Santa at Sea Life”

Free Christmas wordsearch Printable

Free Christmas printables – Wordsearch

Following on from my free “Dear Santa” letters which is one of my most popular printables in the lead up to Christmas every year, I thought I would create & share some new Christmas themed printables this winter! I’ll be sharing a couple of these a week throughout December. First up is a simple but fun Christmas themed wordsearch, using lowercase letters to make it… Continue Reading “Free Christmas printables – Wordsearch”

Seeing Santa at the Sea Life Centre

Where to see Santa & other festive days out in the West Midlands (2018)

One thing that the children look forward to and really enjoy each winter is going to visit Santa – or his ‘helpers’ at least – and taking part in as many of the festive activities in the West Midlands we can manage. Where we live there are plenty of places to go and see Father Christmas, with various options in Birmingham and the surrounding area… Continue Reading “Where to see Santa & other festive days out in the West Midlands (2018)”

Santa’s Winter Wonderland at SnowDome, Tamworth

Last week we were invited along to check out the launch event of SnowDome’s festive offering; Santa’s Winter Wonderland. With real snow to play in, a show to entertain you, and real life reindeer to meet, it was a great way to spend an evening.… Continue Reading “Santa’s Winter Wonderland at SnowDome, Tamworth”