Days Out

studfold adventure trailsWe love days out with our toddler and child. We love having fun both in our local area (Greater Manchester) and further afield. We try and get a family day out every week and I share reviews and ideas here. Let’s face it, days out with toddlers are tricky to plan with the unpredictable British weather! So we like to have a whole host of options up our sleeve for all different weather conditions.

Whether it’s a family attraction, soft play centre, a park or an event, you can see the photos and read the reviews right here.

Gulliver’s World Warrington Review – Based on a Visit with a 20 Month Old Toddler

Gulliver’s World Warrington Review – Based on a Visit with a 20 Month Old Toddler
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We visited Gulliver’s World in Warrington on a fairly cloudy Saturday in October and arrived for opening time. Perhaps that’s why it was reasonably quiet. Of course, visiting with a toddler, we weren’t looking for…

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Play2 Diggle (Oldham) Review

Play2 Diggle (Oldham) Review
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We first visited Play 2 in Diggle, Oldham, when our oldest son was a little over a year old. We had a bit of a negative experience (which I’ll go into later) twice at that point,…

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Cockfields Farm, Ashton – Our Review

Cockfields Farm, Ashton – Our Review
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We hadn’t planned to do any days out this weekend. Firstly, we’ve just returned from Center Parcs. And secondly, my husband was away on a stag do. So we had no big plans. But my Auntie…

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Mattel Play Liverpool with a (Just!) 2 Year Old

Mattel Play Liverpool with a (Just!) 2 Year Old
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  Oliver just loves Thomas the Tank Engine. The “big blue choo choo,” is now a common theme in our house. He has a Thomas bed, lamp, book collection, a ton of Thomas toys, a…

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Cheeky Chimps Soft Play in Lees, Oldham

Cheeky Chimps Soft Play in Lees, Oldham
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I’m a big fan of soft play as a way to let my toddler burn off some energy when (as it often is) it’s raining. We go to a few different centres and one we…

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Illuminasia Blackpool – A Trip with a Toddler

Illuminasia Blackpool – A Trip with a Toddler
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Oliver is 14 months now and spends most of the day running around like a maniac. I’ve become acutely aware of just how much he benefits from being out and about and stimulated by the…

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Fun Depot, Ashton Under Lyne Review

Fun Depot, Ashton Under Lyne Review
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We live really close to a soft play centre – we can literally walk there in 20 mins or drive in 5. But it’s fairly small and with an 11 month old, we’re focussed really…

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