Geocaching with the kids – on holiday

This year we have been away a few times with the girls, and have taken half a day each time to do some geocaching. We find it a great way to explore new areas and visit places you might not have visited otherwise, with the added excitement of the ‘treasure hunting’ element of it all. Geocaching is a global phenomenon, so wherever you go you… Continue Reading “Geocaching with the kids – on holiday”

Geocaching… it’s been a while!

We haven’t been out geocaching for ages, partly due to rotten weather whenever we’ve had the inclination! I noticed a new series of caches had appeared in our local area, so we headed out to hunt them down with the kids. Georgie has been ill over the last half of the Easter holidays (boo, hiss!), so it was nice to be able to get out… Continue Reading “Geocaching… it’s been a while!”

We’re Going on a Bear Hunt!

Walker Books are celebrating 25 years of the timeless classic picture book “We’re Going on a Bear Hunt” this year, by having a year full of bear hunting fun. We are taking part in the celebration as part of “The Bear Hunt Blog Tour”, and 6 other fab bloggers are joining in the fun too. We’re Going on a bear hunt We’re going to catch a… Continue Reading “We’re Going on a Bear Hunt!”

Treasure hunting adventures

A couple of times this week there were a few hours of actual sunshine. On Tuesday, Georgie spent the entirety of breakfast excitedly announcing “it’s sunny!” or “it’s not raining!” Needless to say, I grabbed the opportunity to get out for some fresh air for a few hours with the kids. I’ve been meaning to give geocaching a try, and this seemed like the time… Continue Reading “Treasure hunting adventures”