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Windsor On Ice & a Bite to Eat

Windsor On Ice & a Bite to Eat

Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without a visit with the kiddies to an ice rink, showing the world you still have your Jayne Torvill moves. Ahem. And if that doesn’t quite materialise there’s always the trusty penguins to scoot around on. Or the bar for a […]

Christmas 2017 at Waddesdon Manor

Christmas 2017 at Waddesdon Manor

Christmas 2017 at Waddesdon Manor: 11 November 2017 – 2 January 2018 (markets run from 15 November – 10 December). If you’re not yet feeling the festive tingles, then get yourself over to Waddesdon Manor and prepare to be dazzled. We went after the sun […]

Best Board Games for Families: Christmas 2017

Best Board Games for Families: Christmas 2017

Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without a bit of ‘good natured’ boys v girls competition in the form of board games. And it doesn’t stop there, you’ll be spoilt for choice for the children too. Whether you like a good bit of rivalry, or just want […]

Christmas Traditions for Families

Christmas Traditions for Families

Christmas traditions are a lovely way of bringing the family together, creating some magic, and memories that will last a lifetime. As well as maintaining some of the traditions we always had as a family growing up, I’ve now added to these with my own children. […]

Children’s Christmas Pyjamas – our top picks

Children’s Christmas Pyjamas – our top picks

Like many families, it has become a Christmas tradition in our home to open one present on Christmas Eve, and we love giving them new festive pyjamas to get snuggly as they wait for Santa. We’ve put together our top picks of children’s pyjamas to gift this […]

Letter from Father Christmas Workshops

Letter from Father Christmas Workshops

The magic of Christmas starts for little children when you sit down and write their letters to Father Christmas. And what better way to do this than on a special ‘Letter from Father Christmas Workshop’. Children will come and write their letters to Father Christmas […]

Beauty & The Beast on Ice – John Nike Leisuresport, Bracknell

Beauty & The Beast on Ice – John Nike Leisuresport, Bracknell

If you’re looking for a really magical experience this Winter for the little ones, why not take them to the John Nike Leisuresport in Bracknell to see a pantomime on the ice! This years Pantomime is none other than Beauty and the Beast and runs from 13 […]

Christmas Lights Switch On Events, Berkshire 2017

Christmas Lights Switch On Events, Berkshire 2017

With Christmas just around the corner, here are the dates, times and every last twinkly detail for all the Christmas lights switch on events in Berkshire 2017. Bracknell Christmas Lights, The Lexicon Saturday 18 November 2017 Christmas at The Lexicon will start on Saturday 18 November 2017, when the […]

Pantomime in Berkshire Christmas 2017

Pantomime in Berkshire Christmas 2017

Who can resist the lure of a traditional Christmas Pantomime? Men dressed as women, sweets hurled in to the audience, no one frowning over your rowdy children, and some risqué gags for the parents thrown in for good measure.  What’s not to love. We pulled together a […]

Our Top Children’s Books Christmas 2017

Our Top Children’s Books Christmas 2017

Books make fantastic presents and stocking fillers for children at Christmas. We have put together a list of children’s books that have made it on to our Christmas list this year.   1. Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls What if instead of dreaming to marry […]

Top Christmas Gifts for Kids 2017

Top Christmas Gifts for Kids 2017

We’ve been channelling our inner Santa and have got the top Christmas gifts for children this year. So grab a cuppa and your purse, and have a look below. Cry Babies These cute onesie wearing babies are taking the toy market by storm. We have 2 already […]

The Lantern Parade, Maidenhead: 9 December 2017

The Lantern Parade, Maidenhead: 9 December 2017

This year Norden Farm’s much-loved lantern making sessions and annual lantern parade will return to Maidenhead. In these sessions families will be shown how to make beautiful lanterns from willow which you will weave and decorate, inspired by the animal world. Once the lanterns have […]

Meet Santa this Christmas in Berkshire – our top picks

Meet Santa this Christmas in Berkshire – our top picks

Meet Santa this Christmas 2017 in Berkshire. What better way to add some sparkle to Christmas for your little ones than by booking to meet the big man himself. Santa’s a pretty busy man at this time of year, but has freed up some space in his […]

Christmas Markets 2017

Christmas Markets 2017

There’s not much beats the smell of Christmas markets with all those yummy food stalls, mulled wine and Christmas scented goodies, and it’s something the whole family can enjoy. We’ve pulled together a list of the best Christmas markets in England to make it that bit […]

Miki – Christmas 2017 – Norden Farm, Maidenhead

Miki – Christmas 2017 – Norden Farm, Maidenhead

This Winter don’t miss the beautiful story of Miki, the hit show which debuted at Norden Farm in 2011 and is now making a popular return. The theatre show will run from Tuesday 21 November – Saturday 30 December 2017, and you can book your […]

Christmas in Berkshire

Christmas in Berkshire

It’s not just Santa who’s working hard behind the scenes… We’re currently pulling together the best of Christmas 2017 in Berkshire and will be bringing you our recommendations, and what not to miss, soon! In the meantime, if you’re looking for ideas for what’s on in Berkshire and […]

Disney on Ice presents Passport to Adventure 2017

Disney on Ice presents Passport to Adventure 2017

If you’re looking to bring a sprinkle of magic for your little ankle biters this Christmas, then look no further than the incredible Disney on Ice. Celebrate the most memorable Disney tales with your children’s favourite characters in Disney On Ice presents Passport to Adventure. Join Mickey, […]