Historic Places of Interest in and around Cardiff that are Great for Kids!

St Fagans National History Museum St Fagans National History Museum, also known as the Welsh Folk Museum, is located in the village of St Fagans. It’s an open air museum that chronicles the historical lifestyle, culture, and architecture of the Welsh people (Wikipedia). Best of all St Fagans is free! They’re open daily from 10am-5pm. The site is currently undergoing redevelopment, but the open-air museum and historic buildings remain open (apart from Garreg Fawr, Llwyn-yr-eos). For more information about the redevelopment click here. The main points of focus are to create a striking entrance to welcome visitors. They also plan… [Read More]

A morning of fun at Rhondda Heritage Park

The Rhondda Heritage Park in Trehafod, Pontypridd is one of the many cultural attractions you can find in South Wales. I remember many a school trip there when I was younger. It certainly makes for a fun and interesting day out for people of all ages.  You can go on a guided tour, explore the museum, enjoy a cuppa in the cafe or let the children loose in the Energy Zone Play Area. There’s also an art gallery. During the Easter holidays I took our twins to the Heritage Park for a morning of fun! It was my first return… [Read More]

Dry Like Me Potty Training Pads Review

How do you even begin to start potty training twins? This was something I’d asked myself on numerous occasions. I already knew that I wanted to wait until our girls were two years old. I remember that starting before this age wasn’t a good idea because children don’t tend to have control of their bladders until at least two years of age. I knew that I would be patient and I knew that I wouldn’t rush our girls. I’d let them tell me when they were ready. In the back of my mind I’d had it in my head to… [Read More]

Making School Days as Stress Free as Possible

It doesn’t matter what time of year it is, whether it’s the first day back after the half term break or it’s in the middle of term, school days can be full of hassle. Making it easy for yourself and the kids is essential if you want to keep things as stress free as possible, and also keep the grey hairs at bay, too! Whether you’ve been enjoying a casual, chilled out couple of days at the weekend, or you’ve gotten used to a week or two half term break, getting back into the swing of things can be hard…. [Read More]

Charity Raffle! Fab Prizes To Be Won! Get Your Tickets Now!

Twin Daddy and I will be taking part in a number of events to raise money for Cancer Research UK and Bliss. Our first event will be a skydive! Neither of us have done anything like this before, so to say we are nervous is an understatement! We are hoping to raise £2000 for each charity, but we need your help! Our first fundraising event is our Fabulous Charity Raffle which is now open! Prizes £50 Experience Gift Voucher to spend at Experience Days £15 iTunes voucher courtesy of Twin Mummy and Daddy £10 iTunes Voucher courtesy of Twin Mummy and Daddy  £25 voucher to spend… [Read More]

Baker Days Letterbox Cake Review

Twin Daddy and I were very lucky to have been sent a letter box cake from www.bakerdays.com. They’re a great idea and they taste pretty good too! Letter box cakes are, well, exactly what you would think it to be! A cake that can be posted through your letter box. The cake is nicely packaged in a lovely tin, which is placed in a box for posting. You can choose one of the hundreds of designs from the website or even better you can personalise it with a picture (as we did with ours) or with a few special words…. [Read More]