Review: A Super Hamleys superhero party in Cardiff

OVER the past few months our toddler has been getting more and more into films, and loves watching Spider-Man and The Avengers – in particular Hulk – when he’s not stomping around the house singing the Darth Vadar music, of course. So when we were invited to a Hamleys superhero party at Hamleys Cardiff there Read More

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A superhero party at Hamleys and a day in Cardiff with my biggest boy

WHEN you have more than one child, finding time to spend one-on-one with them can be difficult. So when I was invited to experience a new Hamleys superhero party in Cardiff I thought it would be a great chance to have a day alone with my eldest son. Santi is three, and I can’t remember Read More

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What’s on in Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, school summer holidays 2017

School’s out for the summer, and there’s plenty going on over the next six weeks to keep little ones entertained. Here’s a guide of what’s on in Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, and further afield, from stage shows and theatre workshops, to traditional family fun days. The listings are broken down into categories – outdoor fun, theatre and Read More

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UK heatwave and an impromptu trip to Tenby

AS you’ll be well aware, this weekend was the hottest of the year so far. It was crazy hot!I’d been looking forward to spending the weekend outdoors enjoying the sun … but it turned out that wasn’t entirely possible because of the heat. On Saturday we woke up with no plans, and as usual decided Read More

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Glamping in Wales: Accommodation and facilities at Hidden Valley Yurts Wye Valley

LAST week I did a bit of a round up of our weekend glamping in Wales, and I’ve since been asked for more details, so I thought I’d write a review of the yurts themselves and the facilities at Hidden Valley Yurts Wye Valley. We decided to head to the glamping site near Chepstow after Read More

Easter events in and around Llanelli

Easter events in Llanelli and Carmarthenshire 2017

Here’s a round-up of Easter events in Llanelli and further afield in Carmarthenshire for the school holidays in 2017. There’s plenty to choose from – theatre shows, egg hunts, outdoor fun, and of course plenty of chocolate! OUTDOOR FUN: Hwyl at The Garden, National Botanic Garden of Wales Wednesday, April 12, 10.30am-4.30pm A fun-filled event Read More