Category Archives: Dad Day Out

PlayFest – Great family day out for Saturday 22nd November 2014 – Dad Day Out review: Melbourne

Thanks to the always spectacular Always Josefa, and the wonderful team at PlayFest, Little E and I won free tickets to this "Big Day Out" for kids today (Friday 21st Nov 2014). I'll keep this simple so that you can pop on over to … Continue Reading ››

Long Car Trips. Driving holiday with kids: The trip up.

Saturday Day two: The trip up

The alarm goes off at 5:44 AM, I am already awake thanks to Miss S. Wonder-wife and I look at each other wondering how today will play out, It’s meant to rain most of the day, it's raining right now. FeatureI check … Continue Reading ››

Long Car Trips. What to pack? What time to leave? – Driving holiday with three kids: The day before the trip

We have just gone on a family car trip that took about nine hours on the road. Three kids, the wonder wife, one old iPod; full of music, Thomas The Tank Engine and Peppa Pig episodes and, of course , The Lion King read-along book, and me. A car filled to roof with everything you … Continue Reading ››