The Blackpool World Fireworks Championships 2017

Every year in Blackpool, countries from around the world compete against each other to win the World Fireworks Championships! Over a series of Friday evenings the seafront becomes the audience for amazing and breathtaking, totally free, firework displays! Tonight we went to check it out and watch South Africa’s entry! We decided to combine watching…

TGI Fridays Endless Appetizers

To be honest I saw the TGI’s endless appetizers offer and did a little jump for joy! All you can eat TGI Fridays! Now we’re talking! We booked a table headed off and swiftly ordered the endless appetizers all round. The rules are simple, you order an appetizer from the list and then when it…

First day back.

I’m going back to school today. I’m in year five now. This is the door I usually go in but the door is shut. Its meant to be open. Why is the door shut?  I have to go in first, and children are starting to arrive. Mum takes me to the other door and it’s…

Living with the Land at Disney’s Epcot park, Orlando

Living with the land is a boat ride. The boats are large and you are seated in rows on bench seats. The boat set off slowly and we soon found ourselves riding through different scenery with a running commentary about about past successes and failures of mankind  living off the land. We sailed through impressive…

When it all gets too much at Universal studios, Orlando

There is actually a lot more to Universal Studios than rides and shows and sometimes if you need a break from the crowds or even if you are waiting for members of your party to go on a ride, it’s good to know a couple of things to do, here are a few of our…

Play time

Im sat in class but I dont get it. Its literacy and my teacher just told me to read between the lines to get the answer. That light is making a noise. There isn’t anything between the lines except space though. It’s too loud in here my ears are hurting. How can I put more…

Non Uniform Day

I cried myself to sleep last night. I was so worried about school. I thought I would rather be dead than go today. My mum held me until I fell asleep. She woke me up this morning and I remembered I had to go to school. My heart sank. Its non-uniform day today. That doesn’t…

CiCi’s Pizza

We love CiCi’s Pizza and visit every time we are in the Orlando area! You can’t beat CiCi’s Pizza for value. With coupons widely available for buy one get one free adult buffets, you can get a meal for five including sides, drinks and desserts for less than $30! CiCi’s Pizza is a family friendly…

Veemcdee packs

Veemcdee send out packs of brightly coloured creative materials. These can be delivered monthly and are different every time.  They also have a studio where children test their products to make sure they are sending out great packs! The packs are great tools for creative play. A lot of the papers and prints are bespoke…

St. Augustine Pirate and Treasure Museum, Florida

We were in St Augustine for the day so we decided to visit the St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum. This interactive and entirely pirate themed museum offers an exciting and educational experience.  You get to walk through a pirate street and board a pirate ship. You can fire real cannons, experience the sounds of…