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    The secret past lives of cornflakes

    My children know that fish have heads and that their cereal was once alive. A strange thing to boast about, I admit, but one which makes me weirdly proud of my parenting skills. You see, I grew up in a small-ish town in Canada, first in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains and later in […]

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    The Black Cat Pub in Chesham

    A family friendly public house steeped in history, first licenced in 1828. Church meetings used to be housed in its sitting room, the village shop was in one of the bars, and older residents will perhaps remember getting their hair cut out in the back shed. The Black Cat serves traditional pub food and a […]

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    Head Over Heels

    Albany Trdg Estate Albany Road Manchester, Greater Manchester M21 0AZ Website: Visit Head Over Heels website Tell us more about Head Over Heels and you could be our next winner! Head Over Heels was recommended by parents on Qype as family friendly, but we haven’t yet had time to check it out. Can you tell […]

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    crazy kids

    8-12 Units Braintree, Essex CM77 8YH Website: Visit crazy kids website Tell us more about crazy kids and you could be our next winner! crazy kids was recommended by parents on Qype as good for children, but we haven’t yet had time to check it out. Can you tell us more about it? Add a […]