Weekend wanders – St Ives Estate We had a spare day over the Christmas holidays and I fancied making the family go walking again. I’d heard of a place over in Bingley called St Ives Estate and thought we’d pay it a visit. I didn’t see much in the way of facilities, but there […]
Days Out in Yorkshire
York is one of my favourite places to visit. I love the history and character, and discovering new parts of the city I haven’t seen before. I’m always keen to add in a new weekend wander to York. In the Christmas holidays we took a day trip there. The plan was to walk around […]
I had a wedding cake to deliver to Victoria Hall, Saltaire and thought I’d drag the family along and make a day of it. Saltaire is a perfect place for a day trip, with Salts Mill, independent shops and cafes, a canal with boat trips, Roberts Park and loads more.
Harry Potter in York? What? We planned to go to York for a day trip for a while but never got round to it. As you may know Holly is a massive Harry Potter fan. She is OBSESSED. I thought she may enjoy a wander down the famous Shambles as it’s apparently the inspiration for […]
When we visited Harewood House last time, we didn’t get a chance to visit the Seeds of Hope Exhibition. Holly’s tooth had been hurting and she had just wanted to go home, so we did. No point making an unwell child do something they don’t want to do! We were at a loose end one […]