Category Archives: Holidays

A Welcome Dose of Sunshine…

What with this weird weather we’re having at the moment, I find myself fancying a dose of sunshine. You might have noticed I’ve done some sponsored posts for Pierre & Vacances over the past few months, but in researching this … Continue reading

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Holiday Plans – What Am I Looking For?

New Year, new start and all that and in the deep, dark winter, I’ve started having a look at plans for the summer. You might know that we’ve had a bit of a funny year in 2012 what with illness … Continue reading

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To Do or Not To Do: School and Holidays…

I’ve started thinking recently about holidays and we’re currently considering whether we should take advantage of Biggest Boy’s school policy allowing family holidays in term time. The policy is basically thus: We can ask to take him out of school … Continue reading

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How Do You Do Yours?

Don’t worry, it’s nothing dirty. I mean how do you do your holidays? Although sometimes I’ll admit that going on holiday with your children doesn’t really seem like a holiday and full board, zero cooking would be much easier, I … Continue reading

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Death, Taxes and School Holidays

Yes, these are the three inevitable things in life folks; we’re just coming to the end of the mammoth summer holidays, the iron-on labels are barely cool and already minds are turning to the next school holiday. With October half … Continue reading

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