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This Plus That Equals…. November Plans 2018

This plus that equals…. November plans

Here’s the latest instalment in my series of posts all about what makes our lives here at home tick. This week is all about my plans for the coming month.

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KIDS EAT FREE THIS HALF TERM AT TURTLE BAY!

It’s no secret I’m super excited for half term, I’ve been really looking forward to it. To find out L’s favourite restaurant, Turtle Bay, is running a kids eat free promotion this half term, has been very exciting, yaaas!

Here’s what you need to know, they’ve revamped the Little Turtles Menu, you can get one kids main meal and kids soft drink with every paying adult and it runs from 22nd October to 2nd November. Read on to find out more.  Continue reading KIDS EAT FREE THIS HALF TERM AT TURTLE BAY!

PrimEVIL 2018

PrimEVIL launched their 17 nights of Terror last night but husb was lucky enough to get a sneak peak of the haunts Thursday evening. I could have gone as well, but being the lovely wife I am I said he could take a friend. I was way too scared to go myself. PrimEVIL 2018 Continue reading PrimEVIL 2018

Bowling House Norwich

Last weekend we took L to Bowling House in Norwich for a little treat. It may or may not have escaped your attention but L started school in September. I have not been handling it well! I was given plenty of advice from plenty of people but the one thing that stuck with me was from a friend of mine who simply said, make sure you have some nice things planned. Bowling House Norwich Continue reading Bowling House Norwich

There’s a New Menu at Turtle Bay

TURTLE BAY LAUNCH NEW MENU AND IT’S ALL ABOUT THE CARIBBEAN SOCIAL.

We love Turtle Bay, it’s a great place to eat as a family, amazing food, great atmosphere and fun staff. So we were eager to try out the new menu. We started our Summer Hare hunting and enjoying a meal at the Bay and we finished it the same way, perfect!  Continue reading There’s a New Menu at Turtle Bay

Celebrating on The Broads with Herbert Woods

A couple of weeks ago we did one of my favourite things, spent the day out on The Broads in a Picnic Boat from Herbert Woods. Hiring a boat on The Broads is a Norfolk right of passage and the perfect way to celebrate anything, so when my Mother in Law asked for ideas to celebrate my Father in Law’s 65th Birthday I immediately thought of a boat.

Herbert Woods Picnic Boat
Potter Heigham is a great base

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Last Pub Standing Norwich

Last week it was my Father in Law’s birthday and he and he fancied a nice meal out in Norwich with a few beers afterwards with his son. So that’s what happened. We booked into the Premier Inn and headed to the Last Pub Standing for an amazing meal. Last Pub Standing Continue reading Last Pub Standing Norwich

VW Whitenoise Festival

Last weekend L and I visited the beautiful Euston Park for the family friendly VW Whitenoise Festival .  VW Whitenoise

On the Sunday morning gates opened at 9am, though L and I didn’t arrive until around the 10.30ish mark. Saturday had been amazing on the weather front, Sunday not so much, but we weren’t planning on letting that be a problem. VW Whitenoise Continue reading VW Whitenoise Festival

The Perfect Family Getaway

Last weekend we were invited to stay at Reedsmere, the latest property to join the Broads Escapes family. Sleeping 6 people and right on the bank of the river, this comfortable property was the perfect place for a family weekend.

Broads Escapes
I can’t think of a nicer place to be

I am going to apologise right now for all the pictures, I tried to narrow it down I genuinely did, but it is so picturesque I couldn’t help it! Continue reading The Perfect Family Getaway

Fabulous Family-Friendly Festival Returns to Euston Park

The acclaimed VW Whitenoise festival is set to return for the 16th year at Euston Park from 9th – 12th August 2018.

The family-friendly festival is celebrating its fifth year at Euston Park near Thetford where it is expecting record attendance of over 10,000 people with a mixture of campers and day visitors.VW Whitenoise 2018 Continue reading Fabulous Family-Friendly Festival Returns to Euston Park