17 things you must do this summer in and around Sheffield including parks, picnic spots and family days out ideas

Chatsworth House Farmyard and amazing adventure playground

Summer is coming! Here are 17 things you must do this summer in and around Sheffield. Some great ideas from the best parks, family attractions and places to go. Enjoy! Go to your local parks as much as possible! Enjoy your local parks. We are so lucky in Sheffield to have amazing parks and with […]

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A stroll by Sheffield Canal Basin, Victoria Quays and animals at Emmaus secondhand superstore

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Big days out, family attractions… they’re always fun. But sometimes, it’s nice to get back to basics and enjoy the little things… such as visiting local hidden gems, walks in the park, and maybe even a stroll by the canal. Known as Sheffield Canal Basin, Victoria Quays, a stones throw away from Sheffield city centre, […]

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21 things to do & days out in and around Sheffield, weekend April 7th-9th 

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Friday April 7th Friday under 5s Get stuck in and Storytime at Weston Park Museum, free Mud kitchen toddler group in Grindleford, 10-11:30, £2 per child Spring crafts at Creswell Crags, daily until April 13. Mad about Madagascar at Tropical Butterfly House, Daily until April 23rd Lambing Live at Cannon Hall Farm, £7.95 includes all […]

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Best day out in the Peak District at Chatsworth House Farmyard and amazing adventure playground close to Sheffield

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If you’re going to do something this year, go to Chatsworth House in the summer. A day at Chatsworth House is always one of my most favourite days out. Perfect for all the family in the Peak District, Chatsworth House has something for everyone of all ages. I’ve been visiting Chatsworth for years, and I […]

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Splashtastic! 13 best places for outdoors water play kids will love in and around Sheffield | Best places for splash and water play for kids in Sheffield and South Yorkshire

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Water play in summer is great fun and is good for cooling down on hot days. Are you looking for places to take kids in and around Sheffield which have fountains, splash, paddling and water play? Here are 13 best places for water play so you can enjoy splashing around all summer! Water features and fountains […]

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35 eggcellent things to do and days out this Easter in and around Sheffield 

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Find lots of fun for Easter and throughout April with these 35 eggcellent ideas in and around Sheffield. Tuesday 4th April and Tuesday 11th April, Clifton Park Museum, Rotherham. Toddler Easter crafts. Two slots on both days: 10-11:30 and 1-2:30, £2.50 Thursday 6 April, The Gruffalo workshop at the Hepworth Wakefield. 10:30-1:30, two slots £6.50 a child. […]

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7 fun, must-see family days out in Leeds | A quick guide to the best things to do for day trips in Leeds, West Yorkshire

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Leeds is a great option for a quick city break in Yorkshire for families. From Sheffield, Leeds is quick to get to by car in under an hour and local trains cost less than £10 return making it easy to get to. We love it for a day trip! There is a lot to do […]

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57 FREE things to do and days out for you and your family in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and Surrounding areas!

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Days out do not have to be expensive! In fact, they can be free. Here are 57 great free things to do and days out for you and your family in Sheffield, South Yorkshire and beyond. Researched and chosen by me, there are some hidden gems and fantastic must-sees on this list. You’ll be spoilt […]

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Free place to play | Devonshire Green and Playground for Sheffield City Centre kids 

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If you’re in Sheffield City Centre with kids needing some space to play and let off steam, there are lots of free options. There’s Peace Gardens, Sheffield winter garden and Millennium galleries.  Peace Gardens in spring But did you know there’s a nice play park not too far away? Just off West street and Division […]

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13 Easy, helpful and creative ideas for entertaining kids when travelling

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Does DoesDoes entertaining kids when travelling fill you with dread? If you’re struggling for good ideas for how to keep kids entertained when travelling as a family, these 13 tips will help. Tried and tested from parents, easy and fun; they’ll give you inspiration to travel with kids in no time! For us, going on […]

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