Using lockdown to save!

…turn being stuck at home into a holiday (eventually!) I don’t know about the rest of you but I am seriously wondering what the heck I spent my money on before we were all confined to the house! Being stuck inside for the last few months has certainly had an effect on my bank balance. …

Money, money, money

…holidaying on a budget. You may have seen, or even taken part in, my recent poll on Insta stories. Following on from a discussion on the Frolo app, I wanted to find out what obstacles were stopping other single parents living out their holiday dreams, and there was one stand out issue – money! We …

Set sail in Auckland

…on this incredible Whale and Dolphin Safari Having been obsessed with dolphins since I was a child, and having a future Marine Biologist for a son, getting out on the water to try and spot some wildlife is always on the to do list on when we go out on our adventures. However despite dolphin …

Planning a trip?

…these are my top ten travel planning apps I love an app, they’re so handy, especially when planning a trip somewhere, so here are the top ten that I use when planning for our adventures. 1. Skyscanner If you’ve read my blog before, you’ll probably know I love Skyscanner and it’s usually the app where …

Getting on a plane?

…With or without kids, here are my top 10 things to pack in your hand luggage. Along with the usual passport, tickets, phone, wallet, keys, there are a few things that I always have in my hand luggage whenever I fly, whether it’s long or short haul, with or without the Mini Adventurer. 1. Sanitising …