13 Special Birthday Day Out Ideas For Kids In & Around Sheffield

13 Special Birthday Day Out Ideas For Kids In & Around Sheffield

Are you needing ideas for a special birthday day out? It can be so hard trying to think of something to do for your child’s birthday… there are so many places that offer birthday packages, it can be hard to decide. Perhaps you’re looking for something you wouldn’t usually do, something a little bit different, or […]

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Waterstones, Orchard Square: 3 Reasons Why It’s Great For Toddlers | Child-friendly cafe & play area

Waterstones, Orchard Square: 3 Reasons Why It's Great For Toddlers | Child-friendly cafe & play area

I recently discovered how good Waterstone’s book shop in Orchard Square, Sheffield is for kids. Of course, being a book worm, I’ve been in there far too many times but didn’t quite realise how good of a resource it is for children… with the small play area and really nice, family friendly cafe! Here’s 3 quick […]

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5 Top Tips For Surviving Sheffield City Centre With Kids

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5 Top Tips For Surviving Sheffield City Centre With Kids Locate the best baby change facilities. I like the Millennium Galleries, Sheffield Central Children’s library, John Lewis, M&S, Starbucks and Virgin Lounge for good, clean and reliable baby change facilities. Open a (free) bank account with Virgin Bank. Once you have an account open you […]

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Best spooky days out – Family events for Halloween 2017 in and around South Yorkshire

Family events for Halloween 2017 in and around South Yorkshire

Want to find something to do for Halloween? Halloween is fast approaching, how will you be spending this creepy time of year? Here’s a guide to the best family events for Halloween 2017 in and around South Yorkshire. Make sure to follow us on Facebook and subscribe to the events list to keep up to date […]

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Park Library in Sheffield – Free indoor idea for something to do in Sheffield with kids

Park Library in Sheffield

Park Library in Sheffield is very close to the city centre and is a great little place for children. Our usual library is the children’s central library, but this is a nice alternative with great facilities.   Where is Park Library, Sheffield and what is close by? This library is 5 minutes away from Ponds Forge International […]

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Abbeydale Miniature Railway, Sheffield: What you should know before you go about this hidden gem

Abbeydale Miniature Railway, Sheffield

I was so impressed with our little visit to Abbeydale Miniature Railway, Sheffield! I’ve been wanting to go for a while, but had to admit, as hadn’t heard many people talk about it and couldn’t really work out what it was or why you would go there for a day out, I just put it off. Which […]

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17 Sheffield Family Day Trips | Easy, quick and fun days trip ideas

Day trips from Sheffield

Are you looking for day trips which don’t take long to get to from Sheffield? Here’s 17 of my favourite Day trips from Sheffield, and all of these places are suitable with or without children and for public transport. Enjoy! 1. Matlock Bath There’s lots to do in Matlock and Matlock Bath. Getting to Matlock on […]

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6 Reasons why you’ll love Graves Park, Sheffield | Free day out

6 Reasons why you'll love Graves Park, Sheffield

Chances are that, if you live in Sheffield, you’ve heard of Graves Park. It’s the largest park in Sheffield and for families it’s a really good, free day out which is hard to beat. You can find Graves Park in south Sheffield in the Norton area and it is definitely one of THE best days out for […]

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#1 Half weekly vlog | Matlock, Rain, Barnsley & Outdoor adventures

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At the beginning of August I said to myself that I really wanted to start to try to produce a weekly vlog video. We always have so much left over footage from our days out vlogs that it seems a shame to have it sitting around not doing anything. Eric loves to watch our videos and […]

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6 Reasons why you’ll love Forge Dam in Sheffield | Parks with playgrounds and cafes

Forge Dam in Sheffield

Forge Dam in Sheffield is one of my favourite parks and days out. I’ve wrote about it before, in my 5 parks and playgrounds post, and 9 ideas for fun and interesting walks for families. I love it because it always feels like somewhere special, there’s just a unique atmosphere about it. Here’s a videos […]

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