Tackley Wood

Tackley Heath

I absolutely love it when we stumble across a place we never knew was there. Tackley Heath has to be the best accident we’ve found to date. We’d originally planned to take a closer look at the satellites in Enslow but after an unsuccessful visit Tackley Heath was a great Read more…

Graven Hill Woods

Graven Hill Woods

I’ve always wondered about access to the woods on the top of the hill even before Graven hill estate was built. One thing this lockdown has been good for is doorstep exploration. Graven hill woods has become our favourite doorstep walks now and the kids love it. This land is Read more…

Harcourt Arboretum Annual pass

Harcourt Arboretum

What a pleasant surprise Harcourt Arboretum was. Yesterday was a totally unplanned, last min, kid free visit. I’ve been after having a walk around some bluebell woods since they came out. I had planned to go to a National Trust place but the husbeast had buggered off out with my Read more…

Snowdrop walks.

Not going to lie i had no idea that Snowdrop walks were a thing. I knew about the bluebell woods and walks but no idea about snowdrop walks. This year I’m going to fully embrace it mostly because it fits in with this years theme of being Frugal.  Talking of Read more…

Bernwood forest

Bernwood Forest

New Years day walk, Bernwood Forest. Never been before but the CC family recommended we all booted up and tried it out.  Call them the CC’s because like everyone else we cant be arsed to say their bloody surname.  They rallied another family in too so in total we had Read more…

Evenley Wood Gardens

EVENLEY WOOD GARDEN

Wow, wow and wow. What an absolutely stunning place this is! Here’s our Evenley wood garden review Ok so you do have to pay to the tune of £5 per adult and £1 per child but i had no regrets after this afternoon’s adventure. Best bit….zero dog shits were seen! Read more…

Rushmere country park

RUSHMERE COUNTRY PARK

I don’t know why I’ve left our favourite place so late before reviewing it Rushmere country park. We haven’t been for a few months but i think I’ve been scared to write the is review up because my pretty crappy wording will never do this place justice. This is without Read more…