Top 11 Days out with animals in and around Sheffield including zoos, farms and aquarium

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Wondering where is good for days out with animals in and around Sheffield? I love getting messages from you guys asking for recommendations, and one that comes up often is farms and zoos! Kids love animals, mine included, so here are some of our favourite places to go and see animals. I prefer farms to zoos, […]

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Fun at Norfolk Heritage Park, Sheffield with playgrounds, open space, city views, sculptures and ancient woods

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Norfolk Heritage Park is an historic park just outside Sheffield City Centre. This unique park has so much history, ancient woods, a fantastic cafe, playgrounds, sculptures and really nice views over the city. A lot of people don’t even know it is there, and those that do, don’t seem to know what it offers for […]

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Sheffield Peddler night market vlog – Peddlers with a toddler. Yummy street food market, craft beer and live music at 92 Burton Rd

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At 92 Burton Road in Kelham Island, Sheffield on the first weekend of the month is Peddler night market. This fantastic street food market on Friday & Saturday has art, live music, craft beer, loads of yummy, yummy food. It’s free entry! Peddlers starts at 5pm on friday and from 2pm on saturday. People stuff […]

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

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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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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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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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What to do this weekend! 23 Top picks, Weekend what’s on March 17-19

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Here’s this weekends what’s on March 17-19th top picks. I’m going away this weekend, tomorrow we go to Haven in Filey for the week! There’s so much happening this weekend locally that I must admit, I got a little disappointed when writing this of all the awesome things going on! I chose the best ones […]

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Beautiful adventures at National Trust Longshaw Estate and Padley Gorge: the best free family day out in the countryside near Sheffield

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A beautiful, free day out in the countryside. It can’t really get any better than that! Throw in some nature play for children, splendid views over the Peak District, good facilities, and a National Trust site and it’s a perfect day in my eyes. This is our National Trust Family day out in the Peak […]

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Fun making pizza at Poppie’s Bakehouse cooking tots, Sheffield

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Toddler fun at Poppies Bakehouse, Sheffield! I went to this lovely tearoom with my son for some hands on baking pizza making.  An organised group of us from my Sheffield Parents Meet Ups went along with our kids to their cooking tots class. It was so cute! Cooking tots Suitable for 2 years+, cooking tots classes are a […]

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