Travel

  • Savill Court Hotel & Spa ǀ Review

    Jess McGlynn June 28, 2016

    I recently shared Part One of our trip to Legoland Windsor on the blog which you can read about here.  We had an overnight stay as part of our visit as we were booking a package break and we chose the Savill Court Hotel &…

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  • Legoland Windsor Resort ǀ Part One

    Jess McGlynn June 21, 2016

    At the start of the year we sat down as a family and wrote down some of the things we wanted to achieve this year.  This list was then stuck on our fridge and has been a constant reminder to me every time I go…

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  • Spend the Day in Greenwich

    Jess McGlynn April 5, 2016

    I’m not sure at what point I became obsessed with visiting Greenwich but right before our last trip to London it was something I became determined to do.  Possibly because I spend 80% of my freelance working life writing about London and it is an…

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  • Ox Pasture Hall Hotel, Scarborough, Yorkshire

    Jess McGlynn December 18, 2014

    Recently we were invited to stay at the luxury boutique Ox Pasture Hall Hotel, which is located in the North York Moors National Park near Scarborough, North Yorkshire. The idea of a relaxing break away, sans children was too much of a temptation to turn…

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  • Back to Business…

    Jess McGlynn November 19, 2014

    I am back.  I am in one piece.  I am tropical disease free (although I am rocking a dreadful cold thanks to the chilly English weather).  I am all kinds of inspired and exhausted and challenged and drained.   I have so many notes to…

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  • I’m Going To Uganda with Send A Cow

    Jess McGlynn October 22, 2014

    In approximately two weeks time I will be boarding a flight at Manchester airport and embarking on one of the most life-changing, and no doubt challenging, experiences of my life.  Even as I sit here writing this my heart is thumping as I consider all…

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  • Glamping versus Camping With Children

    Jess McGlynn September 16, 2014

    We have now done both camping and glamping with our children and I can, hand on heart say, that whilst glamping is inevitably more expensive than a regular old camping trip, when it comes to going away with children, you can’t beat it. Here’s why:…

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  • Glamping Weekend in Pembrokeshire: Part Three

    Jess McGlynn August 28, 2014

    I promise this is the last post you will have to endure about our glamping weekend break!  Here are parts one and two if you missed them earlier on this week. This will be a much shorter post as we basically headed home as soon…

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  • Glamping Weekend in Pembrokeshire: Part Two

    Jess McGlynn August 27, 2014

    Yesterday I shared the first part of our glamping weekend in Pembrokeshire.  So this is the second chunk of the hundreds of photos we took, and the many adventures we squeezed in to our short visit. Day two was a bit more miserable and wet…

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  • Glamping Weekend in Pembrokeshire: Part One

    Jess McGlynn August 26, 2014

    Last week I was lucky enough to win a competition for three nights stay in a glamping bell tent at Warren Farm, Pembrokeshire.  I was beyond thrilled to win as I have been desperate to go glamping and we hadn’t been able to get away as…

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  • Birthday Weekend in Hay-on-Wye

    Jess McGlynn May 27, 2014

    For many years I have looked on in book-loving envy as friends and family have visited the quaint little village of Hay-on-Wye.  We’ve had a few ‘almost’ trips there but something has always conspired against us so this year, when my Other Half asked me…

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