Category: North East Days Out

  • Teesside Park Christmas Shopping and Bowling

    Christmas Shopping at Teesside Park

    Ad-we were invited to Teesside Park for a festive day out Sunday morning and for once we were up out of the house early to take a trip to Teesside Park in Stockton-on-Tees. This large retail & leisure park is somewhere we have passed loads of times on the way down the A19 but have […]

  • Alnwick Garden Winter activities

    A Festive Afternoon at Alnwick Garden

    Ad-we were gifted admission into the Garden Last Sunday, we left Alan at home with the dreaded lurgy & headed up to Alnwick Garden with my parents. It had been a few years since we had visited & I couldn’t wait to get out in the fresh air to blow the cobwebs away. My Dad […]

  • Lewis Denny Karen the Mam Alnwick

    Karen the Mam’s Night In… Out | Lewis Denny Alnwick

    This year we stumbled upon something special. Something that really tickled Catherine, yet remained relatable. Lewis Denny, star of the Tyne Theatre Pantomime, created and released a second persona, Karen the Mam. With over 500,000 views on the video, you could say that the sketch was a success! Several more videos followed and then came […]

  • Fun TeePee Sleepover ideas

    A Tipi sleepover party with Party Pantz

    Ad-We were provided with 4 Tipi tents for the evening in exchange for an honest review As the Summer holidays came to an end the girls had one more treat in store before their return to school! A rose gold themed tipi party from Party Pantz! Gone of the days in the 1990s of an […]

  • The Beatles Story Liverpool

    The Beatles Story Exhibition Liverpool

    #AD – We were gifted entry in the exhibition The Beatles Story is located on the Royal Albert Docks & is easy to spot (and hear) with Beatles tunes pumping out & staff dressed in Sargent Pepper BRIGHT uniforms. We headed to the reception desk where we were given our audio guides (we are becoming […]

  • Junkyard Golf Liverpool

    Junkyard Golf Liverpool

    #AD – We were invited to play at Junkyard Golf Club by Visit Liverpool It’s always a bit tricky navigating an unfamiliar city & despite looking on the directory & google maps we had a few detours to find Junkyard Golf Club. As you can see from the photos it’s accessible from the ‘zig-zag’ stairs […]