Posts Tagged: "freerange families"

The Wenallt Cardiff

Woodland adventures at Coed y Wenallt, Cardiff

My favourite days with my children are the ones when they come home from a day outdoors with clothes and skin so grubby, everyone and everything needs a wash straight away. We had one such day last weekend with an afternoon exploring Coed y Wenallt, the beautiful ancient woodland at...

Family camping at Nicholaston Farm, Gower


The weekend sun couldn’t have appeared at a better time for us, with a two-night camping trip in the Gower, at Nicholaston Farm. We were there because a friend had invited us along for her 40th birthday celebrations – a total of 14 families, including 35 children ranging in age...

Beeches Farm Campsite Chepstow

Family camping at Beeches Farm Campsite, Chepstow

Disclaimer: We paid for our trip to Beeches Farm Campsite Chepstow ourselves and they did not know we would be writing this review We bought a family tent recently – an amazing second-hand Gumtree bargain of a huge eight-person air tent, with loads of camping gear included, all barely used....

Victoria Park Splashpad Cardiff

Waterplay at Victoria Park splashpad, Cardiff


With the heatwave continuing, I took my youngest child to Victoria Park splashpad in Cardiff to cool off. We’d arranged to meet a few friends – three other mums of three with just our youngests not at school and all determined to make the most of these last few weeks...