What makes a good Children’s Menu?

When I’m out with the family and we’re looking for somewhere to eat the quality of the kids menu can be the deciding factor in where we choose to eat. I argue that getting children’s menus right makes good business sense as often the party consists...

Keeping the children busy on a horrible wet weekend.

I’m working on a series of blogs about family friendly, great value ways to keep your family happy at the weekends, half-terms and school holidays. For example making a model castle or fire-station out of some old cardboard boxes. This is so simple and...

Family Friendly Garden Centres

It was just by chance that earlier in the week we called into the local Wyevale Garden Centre at Bressingham (just outside Diss in Norfolk) with our two young children, both under 5. We hadn’t been in there for years and on this day it was raining so we thought...

A lovely family day out in Southwold on the Suffolk Coast.

    We had a lovely day out today in Southwold.  We parked at the pier just before midday and had a fish and chip lunch in the Beach Café at the top of the pier.  They do a good quality childs menu. Our children had the children fish and chips. The fish was...