Cheap Days Out

21+ Free Activities to do with the Kids During the Summer Holidays

21+ Free Activities to do with the Kids During the Summer Holidays

With the summer holidays fast approaching, the very idea of having six weeks (closer to eight here) full-time parenting is slowly starting to dawn on me. What are we going to do? How am I going to keep everyone amused on my tiny part time […]

Travelling on the Cheap – Is it Even Possible?

Travelling on the Cheap – Is it Even Possible?

It’s nearly the summer holidays, which means we all need to find things to do with our children. I am not one of those who dread holiday times. I actually love going out as a family but travel costs often prevent us going very far. […]

7 Ways to Celebrate 7 Years – The Savvy Way

7 Ways to Celebrate 7 Years – The Savvy Way

Today is my 7th wedding anniversary! At the risk of sounding like a cliché, I don’t know where the time has gone nor can I belive what we have done in that time. 4 pregnancies, 2 beautiful girls, 2 houses (not both at once), 4 […]

Excessive or Impressive? A Day Out with Thomas on the Watercress Line

Excessive or Impressive? A Day Out with Thomas on the Watercress Line

If you live anywhere near Winchester, then you’re sure to have heard about the Watercress Line, and their Thomas the Tank Engine days out. We’d never been before, so in proper Light style, we planned to turn up at 10 am, have a steam train […]

Paultons Park Season Pass – Economical or Excessive?

Paultons Park Season Pass – Economical or Excessive?

We all love the feeling of going out for a day’s entertainment for free. I am from Southampton and around us there are various places which are completely free and provide a great day out. However, we have exhausted them and I am now looking […]

11+ Cheap Activities to do with Kids in the Easter Holidays

11+ Cheap Activities to do with Kids in the Easter Holidays

It may feel like the kids have just gone back to school, but with Easter just around the corner, be prepared for another two and half weeks of entertaining your little ones. Half terms don’t have to break the bank, though! From cheap days out […]

7 Free Kid Friendly Places to Visit Near Southampton

7 Free Kid Friendly Places to Visit Near Southampton

Being a mother of two little ones, and currently on maternity leave, money is tight so finding a cheap – or even better free – day out is a must. Over the last two and half years I have been amazed at how many great […]