Great Games for Children to Play in a Swimming Pool

1st Direct Pools are one of the UK’s biggest online retailers when it comes to hot tubs, pools and saunas. With a wide range of products in stock and ready to deliver, their customer service has made them a trusted source for pool owners. Keeping your children entertained over the summer can be challenging, especially … Read more

Benefits Of Holiday Clubs: Barracudas Activity Camp (#AD)

Barracudas activity camp. Holiday club. Go karting.

Back when I was a university student studying for my BEd, I was also a manager at a holiday club. Therefore I have seen firsthand how much fun children have at them, how well they operate, and how they are full of wonderful educational and social opportunities for the kids too. As a parent, it … Read more

Exploring London: My Top Picks

Exploring London, days out in London, Notting Hill tours, movie tours, London tourism

I love wandering around London. Most recently, I have been for lovely long walks around Islington, Camden, Notting Hill, various parts of the West End and Brick Lane. But there are so many fab spots to explore on foot it can be hard to know where to start! So here are some of my top picks … Read more

Cassiobury Park, Watford: Paddling Pools and Splash Park

Cassiobury Park in Watford, Hertfordshire has been undergoing a huge restoration project over the last year, thanks to a £6.5 million investment with help from the Big Lottery and Heritage Lottery Fund. The transformation includes brand new paddling pools and splash park, which we were keen to check out soon after it opened! There is a … Read more

Morris Playing Fields (Paddling Pool and Playground), London Colney, Hertfordshire

As the summer clutches on for one more burst of sunshine before autumn descends, I thought I would share some information and photos about Morris Playing Fields in London Colney, Hertfordshire. This is a popular summer destination amongst locals, mainly because it has a small outdoor paddling pool that is great for warmer days (or … Read more

Paddling Pools and Splash Parks Herts (Hertfordshire and surrounding area)

Squiggle loves splashing around in splash parks and paddling pools each summer. Therefore I always try to find out the last opening information for paddling pools and splash parks in Herts and surrounding areas. I will try to remember to update this each spring if I can! So if you live in or around Hertfordshire, … Read more