France, Loire-Atlantique & Brittany – you won’t believe the Elephant

A week based in the Loire Atlantique on the west coast of France.  4 flights.  A hire car.  A tall toddler, a child so big the air hostess asked, ‘Is that an infant?”… Continue reading

Visiting London – is Kew on cue for kids???

Run, run, run, fall, stumble, cry, holler, head, heels, head, heels, run again…  Repeat.  Repeat.  Repeat.  Being a toddler in the countryside is dramatically similar to being a toddler in a densely populated city… Continue reading

Ireland Part II – Ten Things to Do in Killarney and Beyond…

Mr Baby shares the second instalment of his Irish Road Trip.  Ten things to do in the stunning Killarney, County Kerry and on the way home via Cork and Belfast. 1 – Visit… Continue reading

A Snapshot of the Isle of Lewis

Sometimes a picture is worth a thousand words.  The Isle of Lewis is a place of mythology, blustery adventure, windburnt cheeks, standing stones and wild wildlife.  Children run free on isolated beaches, disturbing… Continue reading

Ten Reasons Why Babies Cry on Planes

1 I have a vast audience – they’re gonna love me. 2 I like the new echo and resonance of my voice on this plane – I want to hear it some more.… Continue reading

Ireland – Part One of the Mighty Tour

I’ll start by saying I love Ireland.  I also love Irish people as many of them are my relatives.  So, just saying, this will be a completely unbiased blog.  We’d decided to take… Continue reading

The Good Ship Portavadie & Dining on Loch Lomond

We received an invite to Portavadie Marina on Loch Fyne on the west coast of Scotland, a stunning outdoor playground near Loch Lomond, Loch Katrine and the Isles of Bute and Arran.  As… Continue reading


We were ready to rave.  A week in Ibiza.  Bring it on. GETTING THERE An unusual choice for a mother of a six month old baby travelling with her husband and mother in… Continue reading

Aviemore – the Outdoor Playground of the North

When Mr Baby was only five months old we had our second trip away.  Again it was in Scotland as we built our confidence travelling with a tiny human.  Mr Husband suggested a… Continue reading


Travel enthusiast’s first trip away with a new baby. Changed days is an understatement. Travel ideas and suggestions for those in the same situation…